Online Learning

Sites useful for learning to play or improving your chess. Some are entirely free, others are free at beginner levels.

 Basic (beginners):


Recommended Books:

There are literally thousands of chess books. New books are published on a regular basis. These days, online books are also available. It’s not possible to make recommendations which suit everyone. The following lists may help you decide what’s best for you.

For children:

For teens & adults:

See our Links page for booksellers.

Reference :

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