billiards.colostate.edu is an extensive archive of pool and billiards resources. If you don’t know where to start, here are some suggestions.

If you are reading The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards and want to find cited online resources:

If you are new to the game or want an overview of all important topics:

See also: Dr. Dave’s YouTube video playlist for beginners.

If you just want to watch a sampling of good instructional videos:

To find an answer to a question or to learn more about a specific topic:

For a good overview of all important pool techniques, shots, and strategies:

If you don’t know what something means:

If you want a complete guided learning experience:


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


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