Steve Hand and Jane Chandler Very visual introduction to ODBMS. DOWNLOAD (PDF)
Author: Roberto Zicari
Joe Celko and Jackie Celko, Byte A defense for ODBMS at the height of the battle against RDBMS that cleans up with some common misconceptions of ODBMSs. Though old still true. LINK
Steve McClure, IDC Though outdated, this paper helps to understand the difference between ODBMS and ORDBMS. LINK
Quintin Cutts, Antony Hosking LINK (PDF)
Eliot Moss, Antony Hosking LINK (PDF)
Bell Labs Database Systems Research Department Resource page with collections of papers from 1989-1996 LINK
Malcolm Atkinson et.al. A key document in the ODBMS history. LINK to Download paper. Abstract This paper attempts to define an object-oriented database system. Main features and characteristics that a system must have...
Petr, Kroha, Objects and Databases, McGraw-Hill, 1993, ISBN 0077077903.
Daniel F. Lieuwen, David F. DeWitt, Manish Mehta This paper describes four parallel pointer-based join algorithms for set-valued attributes. Pointer-based joins will be common in next-generation object-oriented database systems, so efficiently supporting them is...
ODMG.ORG A collection of ODBMS resources related to the ODMG standard as of 2001, hosted by ODBMS.ORG. LINK