Readings in Database Systems
by J. M. Hellerstein, M. Stonebraker
Publisher: UC Berkeley 1999
Lessons from database research have been applied in academic fields ranging from bioinformatics to next-generation Internet architecture and in industrial uses including Web-based e-commerce and search engines. This text provides both students and professionals with a grounding in database research and a technical context for understanding recent innovations in the field.
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by Ronald Bourret
This paper gives a high-level overview of how to use XML with databases. It describes how the differences between data-centric and document-centric documents affect their usage with databases and how XML is commonly used with relational databases.
by Paris C. Kanellakis - Brown University Providence
The goal of this paper is to provide a systematic and unifying introduction to relational database theory, including some of the recent developments in database logic programming. The exposition closes with the problems of complex objects...
by Anand Rajaraman, Jeffrey D. Ullman - Stanford University
At the highest level of description, this book is about data mining. However, it focuses on data mining of very large amounts of data. Because of the emphasis on size, many of our examples are about the Web or data derived from the Web.
by David Maier - Computer Science Press
The book is intended for a second course in databases and a reference for researchers in the field. The material covered includes relational algebra, functional dependencies, multivalued and join dependencies, normal forms, representation theory...