Databasics VII: Parameter Queries

Databasics VII: Parameter Queries

Note: I’m working on updating this series of articles. This article is really showing its age. All the examples are forĀ  Microsoft Access 2000/2003, and things have changed a lot since then. While the concepts are still the same and you can learn a lot from...
Databasics VI: Exploring query types

Databasics VI: Exploring query types

Note: I’m working on updating this series of articles. This article is really showing its age. All the examples are forĀ  Microsoft Access 2000/2003, and things have changed a lot since then. While the concepts are still the same and you can learn a lot from...

Which database series should I read?

In the beginning there was a single series of database tutorials on this site. Now there are two. Which one should you read? If you’re looking for a nice, slow approach to learning databases, choose Databasics. It will help you learn the lingo, start with simple...
Databases from scratch I: Introduction

Databases from scratch I: Introduction

When I was eighteen, I had a holiday job in an obscure back office of the New South Wales Stamp Duties Office. It doesn’t take an overactive imagination to realise that a temporary position in this bureaucratic outpost was not the most exhilarating of...