XML and Databases
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, how XML is commonly used with relational databases, and what native XML databases are and when to use them.
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by Norman Walsh - O'Reilly Media
This introduction to XML presents the Extensible Markup Language at a reasonably technical level for anyone interested in learning more about structured documents. In addition to XML 1.0 Specification, this text outlines related XML specifications.
by Jon Frost, Stefan Goessner, Michel Hirtzler - SVG
A beginner-level book that assumes basic knowledge of HTML. It is presented in a workbook-like format that lends itself to people who want both a solid foundation in the main aspects of SVG and who are willing to get their hands dirty with SVG.
by DJ Adams - O'Reilly Media
This book offers developers a chance to learn and understand the Jabber technology and protocol from an implementer's point of view. Detailed information of each part of the Jabber protocol is introduced, explained, and discussed.
These tutorials introduce a variety of XML topics including, SVG, DTD, Schema, XSLT, DOM and SAX. Each topic includes a number of problems that the student must complete. Online parsers that process the students answers and give immediate feedback.