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* [http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/hudak/SOE/ The Haskell School of Expression]
 
* [http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/hudak/SOE/ The Haskell School of Expression]
 
* [http://www.haskellcraft.com/ Haskell: the Craft of Functional Programming]
 
* [http://www.haskellcraft.com/ Haskell: the Craft of Functional Programming]
* [http://www.prenhall.com/allbooks/ptr_0134843460.html Introduction to Functional Programming using Haskell]
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* [https://www.pearson.com/us/higher-education/program/Bird-Introduction-Functional-Programming-2nd-Edition/PGM144889.html Introduction to Functional Programming using Haskell]
 
* [http://www.cambridge.org/us/knowledge/isbn/item1129654/Introduction%20to%20Functional%20Programming%20Systems%20Using%20Haskell/?site_locale=en_US An Introduction to Functional Programming Systems Using Haskell]
 
* [http://www.cambridge.org/us/knowledge/isbn/item1129654/Introduction%20to%20Functional%20Programming%20Systems%20Using%20Haskell/?site_locale=en_US An Introduction to Functional Programming Systems Using Haskell]
 
* [http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~lapalme/Algorithms-functional.html Algorithms: A functional programming approach]
 
* [http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~lapalme/Algorithms-functional.html Algorithms: A functional programming approach]
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* [http://www.cs.nott.ac.uk/~gmh/book.html Programming in Haskell]
 
* [http://www.cs.nott.ac.uk/~gmh/book.html Programming in Haskell]
 
* [http://book.realworldhaskell.org/ Real World Haskell]
 
* [http://book.realworldhaskell.org/ Real World Haskell]
* [http://nostarch.com/lyah.htm Learn You a Haskell for Great Good!]
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* [http://learnyouahaskell.com Learn You a Haskell for Great Good!]
* [http://http://happylearnhaskelltutorial.com Happy Learn Haskell Tutorial]
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* [http://happylearnhaskelltutorial.com Happy Learn Haskell Tutorial]
  
 
=== Online tutorials ===
 
=== Online tutorials ===
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* [http://cheatsheet.codeslower.com/ The Haskell Cheatsheet] - A reference card and mini-tutorial in one.
 
* [http://cheatsheet.codeslower.com/ The Haskell Cheatsheet] - A reference card and mini-tutorial in one.
 
* A [http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Category:Glossary Glossary] of common terminology.
 
* A [http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Category:Glossary Glossary] of common terminology.
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* [http://dev.stephendiehl.com/hask/#intro What I Wish I Knew When Learning Haskell] by Stephen Diehl
  
 
=== Course material ===
 
=== Course material ===

Revision as of 10:01, 2 July 2017


This portal points to places where you can go if you want to learn Haskell.

The Introduction to Haskell on the Haskell website tells you what Haskell gives you: substantially increased programmer productivity, shorter, clearer, and more maintainable code, fewer errors, higher reliability, a smaller semantic gap between the programmer and the language, shorter lead times. There is an old but still relevant paper about Why Functional Programming Matters (PDF) by John Hughes. More recently, Sebastian Sylvan wrote an article about Why Haskell Matters.

Join the Haskell subreddit, where we do regular Q&A threads called Hask Anything (that's the archive).

There is also a table comparing Haskell to other functional languages. Many questions about functional programming are answered by the comp.lang.functional FAQ.

You can ask questions to members of the Haskell community on mailing lists, IRC, or StackOverflow. We recommend installing the Haskell Platform.

Contents

1 Training courses

Short training courses aimed at existing programmers

2 Material for self-study

Below there are links to certain introductory material. If you want to dig deeper, see Books and tutorials.

2.1 Textbooks

2.2 Online tutorials

2.3 Advanced tutorials

2.4 Debugging/profiling/optimization

2.5 Monads

2.6 Type classes

2.7 Generic programming

2.8 Popular libraries

2.9 Reference

2.10 Course material

3 Trying Haskell online

There are several websites where you can enter a Haskell program and run it. They are (in no particular order):

To create a browser based environment yourself: