billiards.colostate.edu is an extensive archive of pool and billiards resources. Therefore, the quantity of information can be a bit overwhelming, and it can be difficult to know where to start. Here are some suggestions to help get you started:

If you are reading the book: “The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards” and want to find the online resources cited in the book, they can be found here:

HSV icon   Normal Video (NV) Instructional Demonstration

HSV icon   High-Speed Video (HSV) Super-Slow-Motion Clips

TP icon   Technical Proof (TP) Physics/Math Analyses

If you are just looking for an introductory tutorial to learn basics, here’s a good place to start:

If you just want to watch a sampling of popular Dr. Dave videos, you can find them on his YouTube Channel here:

Dr. Dave’s “Top 10” video series provides a good overview of all important pool techniques, shots, and strategies:

Whenever you want to find an answer to a question or just want to learn more about a specific topic, visit the FAQ Encyclopedia page here:

Whenever you see a term or phrase you don’t know, look it up here:

If you want a complete guided learning experience, you might prefer one or more of Dr. Dave’s instructional videos (available for stream or download via Vimeo or in physical DVD form). They are designed as sit-down-and-watch learning experiences (and try-at-the-table pool workout routines). Detailed product info and purchasing advice can be found here:

Here’s a video tour of an earlier version of the website:

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