Last updated on September 11th, 2017
MongoDB is an open source NoSQL database. MongoDB uses documents (which resemble JSON) with schema. NoSQL is gaining popularity over SQL as the database technology of choice among many startups and companies. NoSQL databases is modeled in a way that use techniques that are different from relational databases. MongoDB has quickly become the go to option when using NoSQL databases. Do keep in mind that some of these books, videos and course may not be up to date, but the concepts and basics should still be applicable. We will continue updating this list of the best MongoDB books, so bookmark, share and check back regularly!
Best MongoDB videos in 2017
The Complete Developers Guide to MongoDB by Stephen Grider is a test driven approach to mastering MongoDB and Mongoose. You will understand how MongoDB stores data. You will learn how to write queries for reading data from MongoDB. You will learn about Mongoose and all it’s features. This course will get you started with MongoDB quickly and teach you all you need to become a master of MongoDB.
Master MongoDB, the NOSQL leader with Clarity and Confidence by Gandhi Kumarasamy Sezhian will teach you how to be good with MongoDB. Java, C#, PHP and Nodejs are the programming languages used along with MongoDB. You will also learn to use MongoDB tools such as MongoCHEF, NOSQL Manager, RoboMongo and MongoBooster .
Learn MongoDB : Leading NoSQL Database from scratch by Sunil Kumar Gupta will help you master MongoDB based application development. This course will show you how to design a MongoDB database. Upon completion, you will able have all the necessary knowledge to decide if you should use MongoDB in your applications.
Learn Node by Wes Bos will teach you how to build apps using MongoDB, Node.js and Express. Even though this course takes a particular focus on Node, you will learn how to use MongoDB in the real world. Learn Node is a perfect course for those wanting to learn the power of MongoDB in web development.
Projects in MongoDB – Learn MongoDB Building Projects by Eduonix will show you real world examples of MongoDB by building 12 MongoDB apps. This course is an in depth exploration of the power of MongoDB.
Best MongoDB books in 2017
MongoDB: The Definitive Guide by Kristina Chodorow is a guide to all of the bells and whistles of MongoDB. Kristina Chodorow is a software engineer who worked on the MongoDB core for five years.
MongoDB: The Definitive Guide will get you started on the right path to learning MongoDB with core concepts and vocabulary. No prior knowledge of NoSQL or MongoDB is required or assumed. You will learn the many advantages and reasons for using document-oriented databases. This book also touches upon the complex MongoDB administrative tasks such as monitoring, security and authentication,etc.
MongoDB: The Definitive Guide certainly lives up to its name as one of the best books to learn MongoDB. MongoDB: The Definitive Guide is a great book for beginners and experienced MongoDB users alike. This is a well written book that anyone wishing to get serious with MongoDB should check out.
MongoDB in Action by Kyle Banker, Peter Bakkum , Shaun Verch, Doug Garrett and Tim Hawkins is an excellent book for newcomers and software developers to MongoDB. All of the authors have vast knowledge and experience in working with MongoDB.
MongoDB in Action is a technical and well written guide to the world of MongoDB. Even though it is very technical, newcomers have nothing to worry about because of how practical it is. This book will teach you about indexes, queries, data modeling, Map-Reduce, etc. MongoDB in Action is packed with real world code examples to help you gain confidence in data modeling. The practice lessons will make you more proficient in MongoDB.
MongoDB in Action is a book that is filled with great explanations of how MongoDB works. Even though this book is geared towards Software Engineers, beginners will love it as well. Scale ability of MongoDB is one of its biggest strengths and this book shows you how to make best use of it.
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