(PRWEB) April 25, 2012
PacktLib is an online resource where newly published books on today’s IT systems, applications and frameworks are uploaded onto the digital library within a week of publication. PacktLib is accessible from any browser connected to the internet, which means that subscribers to the library can read content at home, at the office, or even on the move with a mobile device. Currently, there are more than 800 titles in PacktLib on Open Source projects, Enterprise products and other areas of IT, such as game design. Therefore, PacktLib is a valuable resource for communities of site owners, administrators, developers, architects, decision makers and hobbyists to increase their skills and knowledge to complete their projects effectively.
Packt books are filled with screenshots, step-by-step instructions, examples and case studies to guide readers to perform tasks effectively for their work projects on the subject or technology they are using. Furthermore, as some books are written by experts and professionals, readers can be assured that the information is accurate and may even include tips and shortcuts to perform tasks efficiently.
The newest Packt titles uploaded to the online resource this week are:
1. Monkey Game Development: Beginner’s Guide Monkey is a programming language and toolset that allows users to develop modern 2D games easily for mobile and other platforms like iOS, Android, HTML5 and more. This book is ideal for those who want to quickly create games deployable to all the major desktop and mobile platforms.
2. Drupal 7 Multilingual Sites With this book, readers can apply numerous multilingual modules to their Drupal sites and configure it for any number of different languages so that content can be supported by multiple languages. Drupal site owners and administrators will be able to set up language detection based on URLs, sessions, cookies or domains by using the localization and internalization feature of Drupal 7.
3. Moodle Gradebook Monitor and report on the progress of students with this Packt book on the learning management system and discover new grading features and tracking functions, now available in Moodle 2. This book is written for anyone who uses Moodle as a course instructor.
One of the main benefits of reading Packt books online is the ability to search for answers to problems on the PacktLib platform. In addition to this, subscribers can print content, bookmark pages and copy and paste text, meaning that subscribers can organise content for their information needs. The size of text can be adjusted and the contrast setting can be changed to enhance the reading experience.
Visit http://packtlib.packtpub.com/ for different subscription options to the All Books Library or to Packt’s topic specific mini libraries.