File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Programmer Certification (SCJP/OCPJP) and the fly likes scjp Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Certification » Programmer Certification (SCJP/OCPJP)
Bookmark "scjp" Watch "scjp" New topic


aditya kumar

Joined: Apr 02, 2008
Posts: 12
i am a beginner in the field of java..........can anyone please sujest me some good books for java fundamentals and scjp..
Vassili Vladimir
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 08, 2007
Posts: 1585

Good luck,

Vassili ...
SCJP 5.0, SCWCD 1.4, SCJA 1.0
Vassili Vladimir
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 08, 2007
Posts: 1585
By the way,

There's a SCJP for Java 6.0 version of this book as well.

You can find it on amazon.

Sabber bhatia
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 27, 2006
Posts: 59
If you are beginner It will be better for you If you read Head first java-Edition 2 and then you can switch to Khalid Mughal

Sabber Bhatia
Harshit Rastogi
Ranch Hand

Joined: Apr 15, 2008
Posts: 131
I have read kaithe sierra and khalid muggal both. You can got with anyone. I guess Khalid doesnt have for 5.0 only kathy sierra is available for 5.0
For jdk6.0 i dont know .

My Techie Blog - Java Questions
Nancy Antony
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 06, 2007
Posts: 145


You can go through Complete reference Java by Herbert Schildt, best book for beginners, then Head First and then any other will do

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: scjp
It's not a secret anymore!