For Newcomers to ACEDB
Suggested Reading List
If you are new to ACEDB, you might want to read the following
documents first. If you want to ftp any of them, the archive is HERE.
For a quick overview of who is using ACEDB and many other issues,
consult the ACEDB Frequently Asked
For a non-technical and general look at the ACEDB system, see ACEDB, A Tool for biological
information. by Cherry and Cartinhour.
An Introduction to ACeDB: For AAtDB, An Arabidopsis thaliana
Database is an html version of the hardcopy manual by Sam
Cartinhour, Mike Cherry, and Howard Goodman, but extensively revised
by John Morris to bring it up to date with respect to ACEDB version
3.x. It is available in the ftp archive as introaatdb.tar.
Mary O'Callaghan's User
Guide has been recommended by several users. It is The
html version is included in our ftp archive as User_guide_MOC.Z.
Another excellent and very extensive manual is the "Tutorial
Introduction to ACEDB" by Bruno Gaeta from ANGIS (Australian
National Genomic Information Service) based on software version
2.0. It has been recently revised for improved presentation via
html. The manual is in the ftp archive (angistute_html.tar)