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  • Hi, I have been a database developer for a while now. My next gig is more of database design than development. I am looking for a few good books that would help me through.

    Thanks.............

    Wednesday, March 20, 2013 6:49 PM

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  • Here are a couple of excellent books on database design:

    Pro SQL Server 2012 Relational Database Design and Implementation (Professional Apress) by Louis Davidson and Jessica M. Moss

    Designing Effective Database Systems (Addison-Wesley Microsoft Technology Series) by Rebecca M. Riordan

    You can also find other design books on amazon.com by searching on "sql server 2012 database design".


    Kalman Toth Database & OLAP Architect sqlusa.com
    Paperback / Kindle: Pass SQL Exam 70-461 & Job Interview: Programming SQL Server 2012


    • Edited by Kalman Toth Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:07 PM
    • Proposed as answer by Naomi NEditor Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:11 PM
    • Marked as answer by Maggie Luo Thursday, March 28, 2013 9:06 AM
    Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:03 PM

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  • Here are a couple of excellent books on database design:

    Pro SQL Server 2012 Relational Database Design and Implementation (Professional Apress) by Louis Davidson and Jessica M. Moss

    Designing Effective Database Systems (Addison-Wesley Microsoft Technology Series) by Rebecca M. Riordan

    You can also find other design books on amazon.com by searching on "sql server 2012 database design".


    Kalman Toth Database & OLAP Architect sqlusa.com
    Paperback / Kindle: Pass SQL Exam 70-461 & Job Interview: Programming SQL Server 2012


    • Edited by Kalman Toth Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:07 PM
    • Proposed as answer by Naomi NEditor Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:11 PM
    • Marked as answer by Maggie Luo Thursday, March 28, 2013 9:06 AM
    Wednesday, March 20, 2013 7:03 PM
  • Thank you, Kalman.

    Rebecca M. Riordan

    Thursday, March 21, 2013 1:12 PM