Beginning Perl is a comprehensive introduction to “real world” Perl. A fun, readable text, author Ovid interleaves nuggets of Perl wisdom throughout.
Learning Perl is the best-selling Perl book of all time. A classic introduction to core Perl like variables, subroutines, file management and regular expressions.
Learning Perl in 2 hours
A free website that steps through the core Perl syntax and language features. Some prior programming experience required.