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Microsoft gives away collection of free eBooks - bookworms rejoice

Last summer Microsoft posted a collection of free eBooks and over 1 million copies were downloaded by geeks around the globe. Now, once again, the company is offering up a collection of completely free literature for your consumption in EPUB, MOBI, or PDF formats.

Topics include: Office & Office 365, SharePoint, SQL Server, System Center, Visual Studio, Web Development, Windows, Windows Azure, and Windows Server.

You can head over to Microsoft’s Design Network Blog, to check out the collection of titles.

If you download an eBook, let us know – what is your noggin raring to learn?

Source: MSDN Blog

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Microsoft gives away collection of free eBooks - bookworms rejoice

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I'll probably grab all of them, just because they are there. I have a databases class in the Fall, so I might thumb through the SQL book during the month or so bertween my summer and fall classes.

Not a DBA or a coder, so I skipped most of the Visual Studio, SQL and Azure stuff.  I am a sysadmin, so I grabbed just about everything else, and will end up using nearly all of it.

I'm glad you all found the eBooks post(s) helpful.  Please share with your peers, colleagues, and friends so they can take advantage of the ones that would most benefit them as well.

I don't know but I use Overdrive. The app lets you borrow books from the library and supports EPUB format.