The Alliance has compiled this set of publications-related resources from throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.
Adobe offers a primer on typography (PDF, 20 pages). It discusses measuring type, spacing, using the right character, and choosing typefaces. (PDF, 20 pages)
The National Park Service’s (NPS) Museum Handbook (PDF) has a chapter that reviews issues related to using museum collections in publications, including film, multimedia, sound recordings, and CD-ROMs.