Lucene is an open source java based search library. Lucene is very popular and fast search library used in java based application to add document search capability to any kind of application in a very simple and efficient way.
This tutorial will give you great understanding on Lucene concepts needed to understand the complexity of search requirements in enterprise level applications and need of lucene search engine.
This tutorial is designed for Software Professionals who are willing to learn Lucene search engine Programming in simple and easy steps. This tutorial will give you great understanding on Lucene concepts and after completing this tutorial you will be at intermediate level of expertise from where you can take yourself at higher level of expertise.
Before proceeding with this tutorial you should have a basic understanding of Java programming language, text editor and execution of programs etc.
1 - Lucene Quick Reference Guide
A quick reference guide for Lucene.
2 - Lucene Useful Resources
A collection of Lucene Sites, Books and Articles is given at this page.
3 - Lucene Tutorial in PDF
Download a Lucene Tutorial in PDF format.