Some useful study guides for Cisco certification are CCNP Routing and Switching Foundation Learning Guide Library: (ROUTE 300-101, SWITCH 300-115, TSHOOT 300-135) and Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH) (Authorized Self-Study Guide), 2nd Edition. Users can also access free study guides at the Free CCNA Study Guide website.
CCNP Routing and Switching Foundation Learning Guide Library is useful for those studying for the ROUTE, SWITCH and TSHOOT exams. It is part of a package sold by Cisco Press to help learners build foundational skills and ideas created by experts in this field. As of 2015, the book is sold directly through Cisco and costs $144, with free shipping options available.
Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures offers learners information about intelligent network services, network infrastructure and solutions regarding converged networks. The infrastructure services information in the book is fundamental for those seeking Cisco certification. As of 2015, this book is also sold directly through Cisco and costs $46.39. Buyers are not eligible for free shipping if purchasing only this item.
The Free CCNA Study Guide website gives 14 different chapters related to Cisco. Users can read the entire online guide to help prepare for certification or use the hyperlinks in the table of contents to navigate to whatever subject they need help with. Topics range from IP addressing and networking to overall network security.