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Do you know of a complete textbook for teaching databases?
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Database Systems Concepts by Silberschatz, Korth and Sudarshan comes with a comprehensive instructor/student resources web site provided by the authors. You can find slides, assignments and even a web ...

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Toy Databases for Class Examples/Homeworks
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You can look at the datasets used for TPC benchmarks. You can find the tools and instructions needed at http://www.tpc.org/tpc_documents_current_versions/current_specifications5.asp The advantages ...

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How can I make database normalization more clear?
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Great question! I went through the same dilemma as you. After reading multiple perspectives on database normalization, I condensed my learning into the article at https://bkmjournal.wordpress.com/2010/...

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Data and Database modelling books
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I worked as a data modeler at Siebel. One of the books that the Siebel data model is based upon is Data Model Patterns by David C. Hay. The book will not teach you how to build great data models. It ...

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Materials on database indexing with examples
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The text book I use for teaching database indexing is "Database Systems Concepts" by Silberschatz, Korth and Sudarshan. The book is regularly updated to keep pace with the multiple advances happening ...

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