When publishing papers or articles, I want my plots to integrate with the text surrounding them. I want them to use the correct font size, and the correct font.
This is easy to do with Matplotlib:
import matplotlib matplotlib.rcParams['font.size'] = 12 matplotlib.rcParams['font.family'] = 'Calibri'
However, sometimes, Matplotlib won't find the correct, even though it is clearly installed. This happens when Matplotlib's internal font cache is out of date.
To refresh the font cache, use