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Hibernate Search documentation

Hibernate Search documentation

Reference documentation

2014-11-10 development
API polishing, indexing performance improvements
2014-04-10 stable
Performance, WildFly 8 compatibility, JPA 2.1 / Hibernate ORM 4.3 compatibility
2014-08-28 stable
Maintenance release for JPA 2.0 (Hibernate ORM 4.2.x) users

Documentation for older versions can be found on the reference documentation site.


Getting started guide

For a gentle introduction to the concepts of Hibernate Search without being sidetracked by other technologies.

TicketMonster tutorial

Describes how to add a full-text search engine step by step from an existing Java EE application.

Books and Articles

Hibernate Search in Action

A bit outdated book on Hibernate Search but a very good reference on the product and search engines in general. It has been written by a member of the Hibernate Search team.

Other documentation

Make sure to check the FAQ. Last but not least, you can find some additional documentation in our wiki.

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