Microsoft Press didn’t offer a free eBook last month but there are two available now – for a limited time only. School tech departments may and small business tech support people will very likely be interested in the first one. The second may be of interest to schools, teachers and anyone looking to start programming on their own.

  • Windows Small Business Server 2008 Administrator's Companion (Pro—Administrator's Companion) by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition: Build a Program Now! by Patrice Pelland
  • This lively, colorful book offers a fun, learn-by-doing introduction to Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition—an easy-to-use version of a popular, professional-level development tool. Get software and how-to instructions for your first project!