Git related linksGit Web Site Git RefCard (PDF)
DZone: Conversational Git, The friendly Introduction to Git
Git Textbook: Pro Git
Git tools for Windows: TortoiseGit Page Git Extensions Page SourceTree
Can you accomplish each of these tasks in Git? Necessary Git Skills
Tony Hagerty's links: Git-Guide Git - Tutorial Git Reference Site Getting Git Right
Kyle Young's link: Try Git
Kevin Taylor's link: Learn Git
Useful Version Control related links from two Fall 2012 CSC 430 Students
From Josh Clifford:
This link I found to be extremely
helpful. It helps explain Git in a very informal, colloquial
manner. It starts by explaining graphs and then relates graph
theory to the concepts in Git.
A mixture of different Git resources
such as a cheat sheet, beginners guide, screencaps, behind the
scenes looks, etc.
From Michael Holt:
Source code version control with Concurrent Versions System (CVS)
Introduction to source control using centralized version control tools
A visual guide to version control
Useful Version Control related links from Fall 2013 CSC 430 Students
From Matt Carson:
excellent source for beginners with no ideas on Git. It is very
reader friendly and doesn’t have the long drawn out explanations,
but instead, uses easy to understand comments to explain what is
video is roughly an hour, however, it covers everything from the
installation of Git on both Windows and Mac, why you should use it,
various examples of codes, client applications, and even the various
services offered through Git like GitHub or Beanstalk.
argument of version control software
From Aaron Clark:
Offers a brief overview of most all known available revision control software.
The first in a series about how to use Git.
Video for tutorial on using TortoiseSVN
Written tutortial on the usage of TortoiseSVN in windows.
From Parks Frazier:
-Some Git tutorials for beginners
-More helpful Git tutorials
From Jennifer Gross:
I love lynda.com. I have had a membership with them for a few years
and watch as many videos as I can on their site. These videos
literally walk you through everything you can possibly want to do
I enjoyed about this document was that it was different than all the
other sources I found on Git. The fact that this source started with
explaining concepts in context with other concepts that I already
knew was welcoming, rather than immediately throwing code at me to
wade through. Also, it was surprisingly sort in comparison to other
sources that I found on this topic.
of what is version control
From MiGyeong Gwak:
brief explanation of version control and guidance for a practice by
University of Glasgow)
is a version control part in the book of “Producing Open Source
From Jerad Hobgood:
This is a great source for knowing what
git is and how it works.
The man tends to get off track and can be
hard to follow but is can help a beginner learn what git is.
Helps getting git setup and getting
started using git for the first time.
lynda.com is a great place to learn
about so many great things. this link is about GitHub in all its
From William Holt:
Simple Git (This has saved my bacon many times!) - http://rogerdudler.github.io/git-guide/
A handy Mercurial Tutorial (some say it’s better than git!) - http://hginit.com
From Emilee King:
10 git tutorials for beginners
From Jinbo Lin:
video talks about the concept of version control.
is the next episode of last video, in this video he use Git as
example to demonstrate how version control system works. And he use
his code to show you the function of almost all git command.
visual guide to Version Control System.
From Keith Neer:
This link explains how to use Subversion from installing it to using the basic features.
From Xulong Peng:
//1. This website has summary of version control and good for beginner to know the basic concepts:
//2. this article outlines the fundamentals of version control. I really like it, clear and neat.
//3. This review article introduces several top open-source version control systems and tools.
//Good reference as it has reference links after each VCS tool!
//4. eBook on Git, free download!
//5. this is a good website shows details how to use Git.
//6. This is from NetBeans about versional control: CVS, Subversion, Mercurial and ClearCase
From Tyler Roberts:
Learning the basics of GitHub (1 hour long)
From Wissem Zrelli:
Importance and basic concepts of version control systems
Advantages of Github and its impact on the whole society