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Some Pocket References Do Require Indexes

I believe indexes are just as important in Pocket References because they help me find the right page in the book faster. Some Pocket references may not need them, but others probably do. For example, the CSS Pocket Reference I never need it in, but I use it all the time in the SQL Pocket Guide. The determining factor is whether the book is a list of properties, objects, and commands, or whether it is instructional and describes the process of how to do certain things. If this is used to determine whether there is an index, I will probably be happy, but if you are going to say all or none, please say all.
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    Hi Nathan,

    Thanks for your input. Please send future index suggestions directly to Both of these book examples do have indexes, but some of the older versions may not. I believe most new titles include this added feature.

    CSS Pocket Reference, 3E
    October 2007
    ISBN: 9780596515058
    Index pg 155-163

    SQL Pocket Guide, 2E
    April 2006
    ISBN: 9780596526887
    Index pg 167-184

    For more information about available Pocket References, please visit;

    Mace Bergmann
    O'Reilly Media Inc.
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