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Either click on this link to access O’Reilly directly, or navigate there yourself by:
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- Hover over “Find” and click on “Journals & Databases”
- Select “S”
- Select “Safari eBooks Online”
- San Diego State University is not listed in the dropdown menu, so click “Not Listed? Click here”.
- Enter your SDSUid. This is your school email that ends in “@sdsu.edu”.
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- Select the red “New +” button and name the playlist “Lab Reference Materials”.
- Search for The Pragmatic Programmer: your journey to mastery, 20th Anniversary Edition, and add it to your Lab Reference Materials playlist for easy access
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