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Ubuntu Vancouver is constantly looking for '''free''' and '''very-high quality''' materials that will be helpful to the community. Here is our current list.

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Ubuntu Vancouver is constantly looking for '''free''', '''Ubuntu-specific''', and '''very-high quality''' materials that will be helpful to the community. Here is our current list.
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= Reading List =
= Books =
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'''We will be adding items here shortly.''' In the meantime please send an email to the Ubuntu Vancouver Mailing List if you have a suggestion for something we might want to include. ||{{attachment:UbuntuPocketGuide.png}}||
||Website: www.ubuntupocketguide.com||
||A concise companion book for everyday Ubuntu use. Covers Ubuntu 8.04 and 8.10. Topics covered: covered include: Installation & configuration, desktop use, applications, software, security.||
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'''Kim (our Fearless Founder) gave a "Lightning Talk" at the July 2009 General Meeting entitled:
"Free Linux and Ubuntu Books"'''
 * Kim carries lots of free books around on his laptop. You are invited to bring a flash drive to a General Meeting for copies.
 * Article with 20 free books is here: http://www.linuxlinks.com/article/20090405061458383/20oftheBestFreeLinuxBooks-Part1.html
 * Try a Google search for free Ubuntu books http://www.google.com/cse?cx=partner-pub 2070091971271392%3Aougxymc6y19&ie=UTF-8&q=free+ubuntu+books&sa=Search
 * Ubuntu Vancouver belongs to the O`Reilly User Group Program: http://ug.oreilly.com/
 * Lots of books in Usenet: alt.binaries.e-book.technica (not an endorsement, just an observation).
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Please send an email the Ubuntu Vancouver Mailing List if you have a suggestion for something we might want to include. Please send an email the Ubuntu Vancouver Mailing List if you have a suggestion for something we should include.


Ubuntu Vancouver is constantly looking for free, Ubuntu-specific, and very-high quality materials that will be helpful to the community. Here is our current list.


Books

UbuntuPocketGuide.png

Website: www.ubuntupocketguide.com

A concise companion book for everyday Ubuntu use. Covers Ubuntu 8.04 and 8.10. Topics covered: covered include: Installation & configuration, desktop use, applications, software, security.


Kim (our Fearless Founder) gave a "Lightning Talk" at the July 2009 General Meeting entitled: "Free Linux and Ubuntu Books"


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Please send an email the Ubuntu Vancouver Mailing List if you have a suggestion for something we should include.


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