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Old 01-24-2013, 01:24 PM   #1
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Good book for Database

I am currently learning SQL. I will soon start learning DBMS as well.
I only know about Silbershatz book
Is that the book that I should be studying with?
This is the first time I am studying DBMS. So I wanted a beginner friendly book.
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Depending on your needs, you might look through O'Reilly's offerings. They have several excellent books in their catalogue.
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Try looking at some bookseller's websites. SQL is abundantly documented and tutorialized and referenced online. As much as we would like SQL to be totally DBMS agnostic, there are differences in each vendor's implementation. Consult the documentation that is specific to the DBMS that you are using.

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There are many books of DBMS. But it depend on your need that which one will be good for you.
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C J Date's book - An introduction to database systems.

James H? Martin - Managing the data base environment.


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Old 01-27-2013, 02:54 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by AnanthaP View Post
C J Date's book - An introduction to database systems.

Thanks for that , it's a good book I can see.
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check this out
Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management
a very good and clear book


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