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Brand New to SQL

By ddevans888 ·
I am looking for the best books or resources for a beginner in SQL. Any tips?

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Anything by...

by wordworker In reply to Brand New to SQL

Susan Sales Harkins

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or even

by Jaqui In reply to Brand New to SQL

sams publishing.

they have several good books on several sql servers in the teach yourself in 24 hours / days series.

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by wdkinsey In reply to or even

"SQL in a Nutshell", an O'Reilly Press book is an excellent addition as well. It lists the various command syntaxes for Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, and a couple of other flavors. A very good syntax reference.

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sql is very much

by Jaqui In reply to or even

server dependant.
as no server is more than 90% of sql compliant.
they all have some features not supported.
not always the same features either.

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Good resource on developing database applications

by SNK11 In reply to Brand New to SQL

You might find this link useful; it describes in detail how to develop database applications using SQL, and Java:

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