Resources

We have a 3D printer and a Project Tango tablet available for our members to borrow. Please contact our leadership team to request a device.

We have a number of print and digital books available for our members to borrow. Members can request a book through this form.

Big Nerd Ranch Books

Big Nerd Ranch has generously donated a few print copies of each of the following books to our group. Thank you, Big Nerd Ranch, for your support!

Front-End Web Development, The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

 

Front-End Web Development: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide
CHRIS AQUINO AND TODD GANDEE

This guide brings together all the crucial skills you need to succeed in modern front-end development. Step by step, Chris Aquino and Todd Gandee show you how to leverage JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3 to create rich web experiences, modern websites and outstanding apps.

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Swift Programming, The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

 

Swift Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide
MATTHEW MATHIAS AND JOHN GALLAGHER

Whether you are new to programming or an experienced developer, Swift Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide will teach you what you need to know about Apple’s new Swift language for iOS and Mac development. From the basics of conditionals and switches to enums and advanced Swift protocols, you will gain the know-how to develop your own solutions to a range of programming challenges using Swift.

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iOS Programming, The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

 

iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (5th Edition)
CHRISTIAN KEUR AND AARON HILLEGASS

This guide leads you through the essential concepts, tools and techniques for developing iOS applications, giving you the know-how and confidence you need to tackle iOS apps of your own. Updated for Swift 2.0, iOS 9 and Xcode 7.

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Android Programming, The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

 

Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (2nd Edition)
BILL PHILLIPS, CHRIS STEWART, BRIAN HARDY AND KRISTIN MARSICANO

These are the droids you’re looking for. With our Android programming guide, based on our Android development bootcamp, you can go about your business. It leads you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps, combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs.

You will need Java expertise before you begin reading. Don’t have any? Get started with these suggestions.

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