Packt is pleased to announce jQuery 1.4 Animation Techniques: Beginner's Guide, a new book which helps in creating both simple and complex animations using clear, step-by-step instructions, accompanied with screenshots . Written by Dan Wellman, this book walks through each of jQuery's built-in animation methods and shows in detail how each one can be used.Read Get to grips with animation using Packt's new jQuery 1.4 Animation Techniques: Beginner's Guide. in full
Packt is proud to announce CakePHP 1.3 Application Development Cookbook, a new book that will help developers to create elegant and scalable web applications using CakePHP. Written by Mariano Iglesias, this book will teach developers to leverage their find operations with virtual fields, ad-hoc queries and custom find types, whilst adding full internationalization support to their application.Read Develop, maintain and deploy unique web applications in CakePHP using Packt's new book in full
LaTeX Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will help readers to use LaTeX's powerful features to produce professionally designed texts . Written by Stefan Kottwitz, this book will enable readers to install LaTeX, to typeset math formulas and scientific expressions to the highest standards, to include graphics and work with figures and tables, and to benefit from professional fonts and modern PDF features.Read Create high-quality texts and articles using Packt's new LaTeX book in full
Build a robust Network Operations Center to optimize monitoring and graphing of data using Packt's new Cacti book
Cacti 0.8 Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will help readers to setup a Network Operations Center and utilize all the features of Cacti for maximum effectiveness. Written by Thomas Urban , the book is a practical guide that helps readers gain a solid understanding of the basics of Cacti, its plugin architecture, and automation concepts.Read Build a robust Network Operations Center to optimize monitoring and graphing of data using Packt's new Cacti book in full
Panda3D 1.7 Game Developer's Cookbook is a new book from Packt that covers over is a new book from Packt that will help readers to create amazing 3D Games using Packt's new Panda 3D. Written by Christoph Lang,this book to take control of the renderer and use shaders to create stunning graphics, whilst giving their games a professional look using special effects and post-processing filters.Read Create amazing 3D Games using Packt's new Panda 3D book in full
Packt is pleased to announce its latest book “BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 Implementation Guide” aimed at helping readers install, configure and manage a BlackBerry Enterprise Server in their corporate environment. Written by mobile and wireless technology expert Mitesh Desai, the book focuses on BlackBerry Enterprise Server for Microsoft Exchange, providing detailed information on planning and implementing a BlackBerry Enterprise Server deployment.Read Get the most out of BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 with Packt's new book in full
Enter the magical world of cinema using Packt's new Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's Guide.
Packt is pleased to announce Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's Guide, an illustrative guide to writing and formatting professional scripts and screenplays in the only way acceptable to Hollywood producers and agents. Written by Ralph Roberts, this book will help readers to get acquainted with all the writing features of Celtx.Read Enter the magical world of cinema using Packt's new Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's Guide. in full
Sphinx Search Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will teach readers to use the Sphinx client API implementation in their application to fire full text-search queries. Written by Abbas Ali, this book will allow readers to create applications with full-text search functionality, build indexes from varied data sources, filter, sort and group results based on different attributes, and search with different matching and ranking modes.Read Implement full-text search with lightning speed using Packt's new Sphinx book in full
ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games: Beginner's Guide is a new book from Packt that will help readers to sculpt machines, environments and creatures for their game development projects. Written by Manuel Scherer, this book covers all aspects of sculpting for games, right from developing concept art to integrating the available models with the game environment.Read Create impressive 3D sculptures in ZBrush using Packt's new book in full
28th March 2011
There are now over 500 Packt books available on PacktLib, and with the PacktLib library predicted to grow by an estimated 30 books per month you'll never be short of something to read.