Business Connectivity Services Book
Authored by Brett Lonsdale, Phill Duffy and Penny Coventry. The SharePoint 2010 Business Connectivity Services provides a good overview of Business Connectivity Services including External Lists, Web Part, Configuring Search, User Profile Services, Office Client and BCS, Business Data Connectivity and the Object Model.
Authored by Phill Duffy of Lightning Tools. Phill shows you how you can combine the power of jQuery with SharePoint to create rich and interactive web parts.
Brett and Nick demonstrate how to build solutions with the Business Data Catalog. Starting with a full explanation of the Application Definition File, we explore the Web Parts, Search, User Profiles, BDC Object Model and more...