Guides and such
- Getting Started Guide
A quickstart-style guide with tutorials. See also the Obtaining Hibernate section discussing the Hibernate artifacts and how to obtain them.
- Migration Guide
Migration guide covering migration from 5.0 to 5.1
- User Guide
Guide covering most user facing concepts and APIs of Hibernate
- Integrations Guide
Guide covering topics of interest for developers looking to develop integrations with Hibernate.
- Hibernate JavaDoc
The Hibernate JavaDocs
- JPA 2.1 JavaDoc
The JPA (2.1) JavaDocs
- GitHub-hosted wiki
Wiki hosted at GitHub
- JBoss-Developer wiki
Old wiki hosted at JBoss.org. Mostly out-of-date content.
Brett did a few interesting presentations available on Slideshare:
If you are interested in Hibernate Performance Tuning, check out Vlad’s presentation: