I’d like to curate a thread with all the learning resources I can muster. Drop your links and suggestions below, and I’ll edit them into the right place up here ;)
We also have a good collection of books on our own store, here: https://shop.pimoroni.com/collections/books
Some of these I’ve found via DevFreeBooks, which is a useful resource for those wanting to explore beyond the Pi-specific resources I’ve chosen to include here: https://devfreebooks.github.io/
The go-to language on the Raspberry Pi. And part of its very namesake. Python is the language you’ll find almost all of our examples and libraries written in.
####A Byte Of Python - https://www.gitbook.com/book/swaroopch/byte-of-python/details
“A Byte of Python” is a free book on programming using the Python language. It serves as a tutorial or guide to the Python language for a beginner audience. If all you know about computers is how to save text files, then this is the book for you.
####The Hitchhiker’s Guide To Python - http://docs.python-guide.org/en/latest/
This handcrafted guide exists to provide both novice and expert Python developers a best practice handbook to the installation, configuration, and usage of Python on a daily basis.
####Pimoroni Learning Portal Python Guides:
In this series I’ll be looking at a few of the more interesting aspects of Python and bestowing upon you a wealth of knowledge that will help you write shorter, better code.
- Introduction - https://learn.pimoroni.com/tutorial/python/python-introduction
- Ranges - https://learn.pimoroni.com/tutorial/python/python-range
- Arguments - https://learn.pimoroni.com/tutorial/python/python-arguments
- Lists - https://learn.pimoroni.com/tutorial/python/python-list
####EEVBlog “Fundamentals Friday”
Brilliant visual guides and explanations of many electronics engineering fundamentals.
####Pi Sensors Overview
A great breakdown of the many, many sensors you might want to use with a Pi.
An essential tool for sharing your own code and collaborating with others, git is a cornerstone of the Pi community.
Try Git - https://try.github.io
Got 15 minutes and want to learn Git?