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- Start up the Velocity Template Engine (JavaWorld). A short primer on Velocity and the Velocity Template Language, written by one of Velocity's founders.
- Client and server-side templating with Velocity (IBM developerWorks) – Well written introduction to Velocity with examples.
- Migrating a JSP site (onJava.com) – Discusses the migration of the author's web site from JSP to Velocity. Interesting use of a custom servlet and set of custom directives rather than the VelocityViewServlet from Velocity Tools.
- The REST of the Web (onJava.com) – Interesting case study combining Jython and Velocity.
- Template-Based Code Generation with Apache Velocity (onJava.com) – Discusses how to use Velocity to generate code based on a source XML representation of classes and data members.
- Struts-Velocity Integration (IBM developerWorks) – A flexible alternative to JSP in five easy steps.
- Pro Jakarta Velocity: From Professional to Expert, Rob Harrop (Apress). Provides a complete overview of Velocity. Contains plenty of examples both of basic usage as well as advanced customization. amazon.com bn.com
- Mastering Apache Velocity (Java Open Source Library), Jim Cole, Joseph D. Gradecki (Wiley Computer Publishing). amazon.com bn.com