Various Resources Used in this Course

This page contains a summary listing of all the resources referred to or used in this course, and some extra books you might be interested in.

Books from Books24x7

These books are available by going to Access Sheridan and selecting "Sheridan Library Online Resources", and then clicking on "Books24x7". To locate a particular book, search by the ISBN. Each book listed below includes the ISBN in bold. You can also bookmark each book in Books24x7 so that it's easier to find on return visits.

To access Books 24x7:

  1. Using your preferred web browser, go to Sheridan's Library Services e-Books Home Page.
  2. Click on the link "Books 24x7". Note that you can't bookmark the Boosk 24x7 page. You must enter via Sheridan Library Services.
  3. When prompted to log in, use your Sheridan username and password.

All the resources in Books 24x7 are free to you (actually, you've already paid for them!) so learn how to search for books in any subject, not just for this course! There are lots of great books on all different subjects - Unix/Linux, Java, .NET programming, Systems Analysis, networking, etc. In this course, I will always give you the ISBN for the book you should search for, then you can perform a "Catalog Search" by ISBN. You can print pages from these books, but please be environmentally conscious and don't print entire books!! Print only those pages that you need. You can also save paper by storing pages on your laptop!

List of Books24x7 References

Beginning ASP.NET 3.5: In C# and VB by Imar Spaanjaars, ISBN: 9780470187593

Professional ASP.NET 3.5: In C# and VB by Bill Evjen, Scott Hanselman and Devin Rader, ISBN: 9780470187579

Microsoft ASP.NET 3.5 Step by Step by George Shepherd, ISBN: 9780735624269

Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 by Chris Hart, John Kauffman, Dave Sussman and Chris Ullman ISBN: 0764588508

Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 with C# by Chris Hart, John Kauffman, David Sussman and Chris Ullman. ISBN: 0470042583

Beginning Visual Web Developer 2005 Express: From Novice to Professional by Paul Sarknas and Richard Delorme ISBN: 1590594827

Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 and Databases by John Kauffman and Bradley Millington ISBN: 9780471781349

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition for Dummies by Robert Schneider ISBN: 9780764599279

Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 Databases: From Novice to Professional by Damien Foggon ISBN: 9781590595770

Microsoft Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition: Build a Web Site Now! by Jim Buyens ISBN: 0735622124

Wrox's ASP.NET 2.0 Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition Starter Kit by David Sussman and Alex Homer ISBN: 0764588079

Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 in C# 2005: From Novice to Professional by Matthew MacDonald ISBN: 1590595726

ASP.NET 2.0 All-In-One Desk Reference For Dummies by Doug Lowe, Jeff Cogswell and Ken Cox ISBN: 9780471785989

Professional Open Source Web Services by Kapil Apshankar et al. ISBN: 1861007469

XML Web Services for ASP .NET by Bill Evjen, ISBN: 0764548298

Programming Microsoft .NET XML Web Services by Damien Foggon, Daniel Maharry, Chris Ullman and Karli Watson; ISBN: 0735619123

Developing Java Web Services by Ramesh Nagappan, Robert Skoczylas and Rima Patel Sriganesh; ISBN: 0471236403
Although this book is for Java, the first two chapters contain extensive information about web services concepts.

.NET Web Services Solutions by Kris Jamsa; ISBN: 0782141722

Web Services: Theory and Practice by Anura Guruge ISBN: 1555582826

XSLT For Dummies by Richard Wagner; ISBN: 0764536516

Developing Web Applications with ASP.NET and C# by Hank Meyne and Scott Davis; ISBN: 0471120901

Microsoft .NET XML Web Services Step by Step by Adam Freeman and Allen Jones; ISBN: 0735617201

Web Sites and On-line Tutorials

Other Books

.NET Application Development: with C#, ASP.NET, ADO.NET and Web Services: 1/e 2004, Addison-Wesley. ISBN: 032117349X
Hanspeter M�ssenb�ck
Wolfgang Beer
Dietrich Birngruber
Albrecht W�ss

Understanding Web Services: XML, WSDL, SOAP, and UDDI 2002, Addison Wesley Professional. ISBN: 0201750813
Eric Newcomer

.NET Web Services: Architecture And Implementation 2003, Addison Wesley Professional. ISBN: 0321113594
Keith Ballinger

Introduction to ASP.NET 2003, Course Technology. ISBN: 0619063211
Kate Kalata

XML Web Services Professional Projects 2002, Premier Press. ISBN 1931841365
Geetanjali Arora
Sai Kishore

Microsoft ADO.NET Professional Projects 2002, Premier Press. ISBN 1931841543
Sanjeev Rohilla
Surbhi Malhotra

Web Database Development Step By Step .net Edition 2002, Microsoft Press. ISBN: 007286415X
Jim Buyens