> -----Original Message----- > From: Ken Kogler [mailto:ken.kogler at curf.edu] > > As far the printed word goes: > > My recommendation would be to pick up the textbook(s) that your area's > largest college/university sells for their DB class(es) and start with > those, before going to Amazon or Barnes and Noble. hey, good idea! i'll try that out. chris. p.s. and thanks to everyone else for their contributions to my resource list.