Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Google Books

So I was attempting to find alternate resources rather then spend $170 on a book this semester I tried using the internet. After doing a little searching I found this book:
Which led me to finding a particular example of a site using javascript to generate a little table of books, after looking at it, I can simply use that java scripting to generate the link to books, I decided to try the book we're using in class and what do you know, there is a limited preview here:
That's kinda neat, so basically a guy could write a script that grabs all the isbns from a particular csv file and format a page that looks something like this.
Test Page

Take a look at the source and see what you can do with it.

Source Pulled from this site: Google Example Dynamic Links