- Java Homepage:
The latest technical specs and
Conventions: Guide for
proper style when programming in Java.
- Java Tutorials: Links to books and web pages about Java.
- Java SE 8 API: This document is the API specification for the Java™
Platform, Standard Edition. Search the Java™ Platform, Standard Edition 8
API Specification. Excellent reference (bookmark!)
SE 8 Download
- JDK™ 8 Documentation
Java books (free download)
Eckel, Thinking in Java (3rd
Edition) – A good reference book, available FREE on-line (download)
Eckel, Thinking in Java
(4th Edition) – The first 7 chapters of the 4th
edition are available FREE on-line (download) Considered by many
to be the best Java reference book.
Sedgewick, Kevin Wayne. Introduction to Programming in Java: An
Interdisciplinary Approach – A good reference book, FREE download
B. Downey, How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Java Version –
J. Eck, Introduction to Programming Using Java (5th
Edition) – This book is directed mainly towards beginning programmers.
Andrea Stein, Introduction to Interactive Programming – link
DrJava and Eclipse online resources:
DrJava is an instructional
environment for writing Java Programs. Developed at Rice University, Dr. Java
features an interpreter that can be used to interactively execute lines of Java
- DrJava Homepage
- A Quick Start Guide to DrJava
- Eclipse IDE for Java Developers
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