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BUILDING SKILLS IN PROGRAMMING

Steven F. Lot

Beginner

How do you learn to program? Through a series of simple exercises that teach programming fundamentals with an easy-to-use, easy-to-learn programming language.

LEARN PYTHON THE HARD WAY

Zed A. Shaw

Beginner

Have you always wanted to learn how to code but never thought you could? Do you want to challenge your brain in a new way?

NON-PROGRAMMER’S TUTORIAL FOR PYTHON 3

Josh Cogliati/Wikibooks/Others

Beginner

The Non-Programmers’ Tutorial For Python 3 is a tutorial designed to be an introduction to the Python programming language. This guide is for someone with no programming experience.

DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS WITH OBJECT-ORIENTED DESIGN PATTERNS IN PYTHON

Bruno R. Preiss

Intermediate

This book is about the fundamentals of data structures and algorithms. It uses object oriented design patterns and teaches topics like stacks, queues, lists, hashing and graphs. There are also versions for other programming languages.

HIGH PERFORMANCE PYTHON TUTORIAL

Ian Ozsvald

Advanced

In this 55 pages tutorial, Ian Ozsvald shows you a number of techniques to get a 10-500 performance increase in your Python apps, from profiling, to PyPy, numPy, Multiprocessing…

PROBABILISTIC PROGRAMMING AND BAYESIAN METHODS FOR HACKERS: USING PYTHON AND PYMC

Cam Davidson-Pilon and community

Intermediate

aka ‘Bayesian Methods for Hackers’: An introduction to Bayesian methods + probabilistic programming in data analysis with a computation/understanding-first, mathematics-second point of view. All in pure Python 😉

GETTING STARTED WITH DJANGO

Kenneth Love

Beginner

Getting Started with Django (or GSWD) is a series of video-based lessons meant to take you from novice to competent [1], or maybe even beyond.

THINK PYTHON

Allen B. Downey

Beginner

A very exhaustive book covering most of the language features, from datatypes to OOP and debugging.

TEST-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT WITH PYTHON

Harry Percival

Intermediate

This book uses a concrete example—the development of a website, from scratch—to teach the TDD metholology, and how it applies to web programming, from the basics of database integration and javascript, going via browser-automation tools like Selenium, to advanced (and trendy) topics like NoSQL, websockets and Async programming.

AN INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON

John C. Lusth

Beginner

A complete scholar overview of all Python 3 functionnalities from the Alabama University.

A BIT OF PYTHON & OTHER THINGS.

Jesse Noller

Beginner

A usefull page with good links to read about Python

DIVE INTO PYTHON 3

Mark Pilgrim

Intermediate

Dive Into Python 3 covers what’s new in Python 3 and how its differs from Python 2.

BUILDING SKILLS IN OOP

Steven F. Lot

Intermediate

How do you move from OO programming to OO design? This 301-page book has 49 chapters that will help you build OO design skills through the creation of a moderately complex family of application programs.

PYTHON MODULE OF THE WEEK

Doug Hellman

Intermediate

The Python Module of the Week series, or PyMOTW, is a tour of the Python standard library through short and concrete examples. It covers more than 50 modules.

KIVY PROGRAMMING GUIDE

Kivy

Intermediate

Discover Kivy the multitouch Python framework for desktop and mobile, and learn how to create a simple game.

THE STANDARD PYTHON LIBRARY

Fredrik Lundh

Intermediate

This book provides a brief description of each module of the +200 Python standard library and usage examples

THINK STATS

Allen B. Downey

Advanced

Think Stats is an introduction to Probability and Statistics for Python programmers.

THINK COMPLEXITY

Allen B. Downey

Advanced

This book is about complexity science, data structures and algorithms, intermediate programming in Python, and the philosophy of science.

DIVE INTO PYTHON (2004)

Mark Pilgrim

Intermediate

Dive Into Python is a free Python book (from 2004) for experienced programmers. It covers many basics of the language

PYTHON PARA DESENVOLVEDORES (2ND EDITION)

Luiz Eduardo Borges

Intermediate

[PORTUGUESE] Este livro aborda assuntos que incluem: criação de interfaces com usuário, computação gráfica, aplicações para internet, sistemas distribuídos, entre outros.

SNAKE WRANGLING FOR KIDS

Jason R. Briggs

Beginner

[DOWNLOAD REQUIRED] For children 8 years and older, who would like to learn computer programming. It covers the very basics of programming, and uses the Python programming language to teach the concepts.

MAKING GAMES WITH PYTHON AND PYGAME

Al Sweigart

Intermediate

Making Games with Python & Pygame” covers the Pygame library with the source code for 11 games.

PROGRAMMING COMPUTER VISION WITH PYTHON

Jan Erik Solem

Advanced

[PDF DRAFT] This book gives an entry point to hands-on computer vision (images, videos…) with enough understanding of the underlying theory and algorithms.

PYTHON COURSE

Google

Beginner

This is a free class for people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python.

A BYTE OF PYTHON

Swaroop C H

Beginner

This book aims to help you learn the wonderful Python language and show how to get things done quickly and painlessly – in effect ‘The Perfect Anti-venom to your programming problems’.

FLASK MICROFRAMEWORK

Armin Ronacher

Intermediate

Learn the Flask web microframework by example. Flask aims to keep the core simple but extensible and gives you freedom to choose the libraries of your choice.

PYTHON COURSE

Patrick Fuchs / Pierre Poulain,

Beginner

[FRENCH] Beginner and progressive course about Python theory and concepts

PROGRAMMEZ AVEC PYTHON 2

Gérard Swinnen

Beginner

[FRENCH] Apprenez à programmer avec Python 2. Découvrez la programmation et le language Python grâce à cet ouvrage de référence.

DJANGO TUTORIAL

Community

Intermediate

With this hands-on tutorial, discover Django the popular high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

THE HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE TO PYTHON!

Kenneth Reitz

Beginner

This opinionated guide exists to provide both novice and expert Python developers a best-practice handbook to the installation, configuration, and usage of Python on a daily basis.

BUILDING SKILLS IN PYTHON

Steven F. Lot

Beginner

This 450+ page book has 42 chapters that will help you build Python programming skills through a series of exercises. This book includes six projects from straight-forward to sophisticated that will help solidify your Python skills.

PYRAMID FOR HUMANS

Community

Intermediate

With this tutorial, discover Pyramid a Python web application development framework. Its primary goal is to make it easier for a Python developer to create web applications.

PYTHON SCIENTIFIC LECTURE NOTES

by the community

Intermediate

Teaching material on the scientific Python ecosystem, a quick introduction to central tools and techniques. The different chapters each correspond to a 1 to 2 hours course with increasing level of expertise, from beginner to expert.

PORTING TO PYTHON 3: AN IN-DEPTH GUIDE

Lennart Regebro

Intermediate

This book guides you through the process of porting your Python 2 code to Python 3, from choosing a porting strategy to solving your distribution issues. Using plenty of code examples is takes you cross the hurdles and shows you the new Python features.

DJEN OF DJANGO

Agiliq

Intermediate

Djen of Django is a book consisting of a series of small Django projects based on small real-world examples. For instance, building a Pastebin, a Blog or a Project Management Application. Djen of Django focuses on teaching the reader Django best practices through the use of real-world examples.

PYTHON FOR YOU AND ME

Kushal Das

Beginner

A book for the total new comers into Python world. Was started as book for students before they read Python tutorial.

PROGRAMMEZ AVEC PYTHON 3

Gérard Swinnen

Beginner

[FRENCH] Apprenez à programmer avec Python 3. Mise à jour du précédent ouvrage avec les spécificité de Python 3.

WEB2PY COMPLETE MANUAL

Massimo Di Pierro

Intermediate

As you will learn in the following pages, web2py tries to lower the barrier of entry to web development by focusing on three main goals: ease of use, rapid development and security

PYTHON 101 – INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON

Dave Kuhlman

Beginner

This document is a syllabus for a first course in Python programming. This course contains an introduction to the Python language, instruction in the important and commonly used features of the language, and practical excercises in the use of those features.

HACKING SECRET CIPHERS WITH PYTHON

Al Sweigart

Beginner

The book teaches complete beginners how to program in the Python programming language. The reader not only learns about several classical ciphers, but also how to write programs that encrypt and hack these ciphers.

MODELING CREATIVITY

Tom De Smedt

Intermediate

Case studies in Python – using the libraries nodebox and pattern the author creates wonderful fractals and infographics; python code snippets included

PYTHON 3X PROGRAMMING (SAMPLE)

Jody S. Ginther

Beginner

(4 free chapters) Python 3x Programming, Made Fun and Easier by Jody S. Ginther is for the beginning programmer who wants to learn visually and have some fun while learning programming. The full course will take the beginner from ground zero to making their own arcade style game complete with; music, sound, graphics, and how to make a distribution package to share it with your friends in 21 lessons.

HOW TO THINK LIKE A COMPUTER SCIENTIST: SECOND INTERACTIVE EDITION

B. Miller & D. Ranum

Beginner

This interactive book teaches you Python the interactive way, right in the browser.

PROBLEM SOLVING WITH ALGORITHMS AND DATA STRUCTURES USING PYTHON

B. Miller & D. Ranum

Intermediate

This book is a CS2 data structures textbook, with a review of Python concepts in chapter 1

NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING WITH PYTHON

S. Bird, E. Klein & E. Loper

Advanced

Practical introduction to programming for language processing, written by the creators of NLTK
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