This week's book giveaway is in the OCMJEA forum.
We're giving away four copies of OCM Java EE 6 Enterprise Architect Exam Guide and have Paul Allen & Joseph Bambara on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes JDBC and the fly likes need good book Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of OCM Java EE 6 Enterprise Architect Exam Guide this week in the OCMJEA forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Databases » JDBC
Bookmark "need good book" Watch "need good book" New topic
Author

need good book

prateek narang
Greenhorn

Joined: Apr 04, 2001
Posts: 19
hi! all,
can anybody tell me somegood book on jdbc ..
thanx
--prateek
Jason Menard
Sheriff

Joined: Nov 09, 2000
Posts: 6450
O'Reilly has a book on JDBC that I hear is pretty good. However JDBC isn't that deep of a subject in and of itself. You can probably find sufficient JDBC info in many Java books, as well as on the Sun site. If you are a novice to the world of relational databases, and you are using Oracle, the book Oracle 8 Programming: a Primer (Rajshekhar Sunderraman, Addison Wesley) is very useful, giving you some good theoretical as well as practical info on relational databases and Oracle, including JDBC. If you are already comfortable with relational databases, Oracle 8i Application Programming with Java, PL/SQL and XML (Wrox) has a lot of good info.
prateek narang
Greenhorn

Joined: Apr 04, 2001
Posts: 19
thank you very much.
Jamie Robertson
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jul 09, 2001
Posts: 1879

http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/jdbc/index.html
There is also a link to Sun's book on jdbc as well as the tutorial. I think that the tutorial is good enough though. Are you an experienced java programmer, looking to start in on JDBC or are you looking to start learning java in general as well?
Jamie
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: need good book