This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
The Spring and Hibernate is the best place to study these technologies. The problem with studying from external sites tends to influence you to practices which might not be best suited for these technologies.
Regards,<br />Joe<br /> <br />"Always program as if the person who will be maintaining your program is a violent psychopath that knows where you live."<br />--Martin Golding