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How to Learn SQLite for Free

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SQLite is a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine, relational database management system (RDBMS). It’s widely used in Android and iOS applications. According to the Encyclopedia Britannica there are three types of database models; hierarchical model, network model and the relational model.

This post is a road map for anyone willing to start learning SQLite online for free from scratch, the post will present and compare between the best online sources where beginners can start from and follow along, the sources stated in this post are full structured courses so you won’t find a link to a single video or a group of unrelated tutorials.

If you just want the bottom line (the road map to learn SQLite) and you don’t wish to read the entire article then go to the “Bottom Line” section at the end of the article.

Start Learning SQLite Online for Free from Scratch

Essential SQL

Essential SQL is the first free online outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite online through a text as well as video based training, you don’t have to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 9 lessons, each lesson covers certain topics in SQLite, the training is available as text as well as video (he videos are available for most of the lessons).

Interface: the interface is very simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the  page where the video resides.

 1 - essential SQL SQLite trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-structured and organized for beginners.
  3. The instructor makes it very easy to follow along.
  4. The training is available as video as well as text (for most of the lessons).

Cons

  1. Some of the lessons aren’t available as video, though that won’t be a big problem for beginners.
  2. The Windows GUI interface for SQLite isn’t covered.

Verdict: this is the best outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite.

Programming Knowledge

Programming Knowledge is the second free online outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through a video tutorial.

Structure: The training is divided into 7 video lessons, each video lesson covers a certain topic in SQLite.

Interface: The standard YouTube Interface.

 2 - programming knowledge SQLite trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-structured and organized for beginners.
  3. The training cover the Windows GUI interface for SQLite.

Cons

  1. The training doesn’t cover SQLite as thoroughly as the first outlet.

Verdict: This is a very good outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through video tutorials.

Tutorials Point

Tutorials Point is the third free online outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite from scratch. This is a text based course and you don’t need to register to have access to the course.

Structure: The training is divided into 4 sections, and each section is divided into topics in SQLite.

Interface: The interface is very simple, just click on the topic you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the topic’s page

3 - tutorial point SQLite trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The course is very suitable for those who want to revise a certain topic in SQLite.
  3. SQLite interface with programming languages (C, C++, PHP, Python, Java, Perl) is covered in this outlet.

Cons

  1. The course is structured more towards revising certain topics in SQLite.

Verdict: This outlet is suitable for those who want to revise certain topics in SQLite.

W3 Resources

W3 Resources is the fourth free online outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through a text based tutorial, you don’t need to register to have access to the course.

Structure: The training is divided into 20 lessons and each of these lessons covers a certain topic SQLite.

Interface: The interface is very simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the page where the lesson resides.

 4 - w3resources SQLite trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-structured and organized for beginners.

Cons

  1. The Windows GUI interface for SQLite isn’t covered in this outlet.

Verdict: This is the best outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through a text-based tutorial.

Zet Code

Zet Code is the fifth free online outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through a text based tutorial, you don’t need to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 10 lessons and each of the lessons covers  certain topics SQLite.

Interface: The interface is very simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the page where the lesson resides.

 5 - zet code SQLite trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-organized for beginners.

Cons

  1. The Windows GUI interface for SQLite isn’t covered in this outlet.

Verdict: This is a good outlet where beginners can start learning SQLite through a text-based tutorial.

Bottom Line

The recipe for learning SQLite

  1. Essential SQL is the best outlet to learn SQLite through a text as well as video tutorials.
  2. W3 Resources  is the best outlet to learn SQLite through a text based tutorial.

Remember that the first step is always the toughest step, and the aim of this post is to provide you with resources that will help you take your first step in SQLite.

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