- Starting and Maintaining a Marine Aquarium Neil Crenshaw, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Revised 2009. A basic guide, which touches on topics from making or buying an aquarium to feeding and water maintenance.
- Beginning Fishkeeping FAQ A detailed introduction to setting up your first aquarium. Leads the you through buying an aquarium, setting up a tank, and adding fish -- and covers many topics along the way.
- Fred the Fish and Starting
a Freshwater Aquarium is a beginner's guide to starting a freshwater
aquarium. The book is shareware, distributed in Adobe Acrobat format, and
sells for only US$6.