New Citizens Useful threads
All this data is potentially out of date, and should be taken with a truckload of salt
Here are some resources which new players should find useful. The first four links in the New Players section are likely to be the most useful to new players. Keep this page bookmarked as a jumping off point when you have spare time to read!
Day 0 Advice for New Players
Hand-selected links to get new players up to speed as quickly as possible.
New Players Very First Steps
A step at a time guide for your first week.
Akita T's Golden Rules
A must-read resource for new players.
Tippia's Newbie Skill Guide
A guide to training your new character for a broad range of combat skills, allowing you to be useful in PvP as soon as you start playing. Covers the first two months.
What to do in EVE Online
A large clickable chart showing a broad range of activities. Use this for inspiration to explore the sandbox!
EVE Lingo for New Players
MAPC, RCU, CPR huh? Find what those abbreviations mean.
How to Survive EVE Online - Updated for Incarna
EVE University's step-by-step video walkthrough of the New Player Experience from character creation to the end of the career funnel missions.
The Industrial Sized Knowledgebase
A relatively thorough manual for EVE online, though some sections are quite outdated (e.g.: references to learning skills).
The Making ISK Guide
This will help you find ways to keep your ISK income in line with your PvP habit.
Guide for Experienced MMO Players
A reasonably broad guide to introduce people to the game and the gameplay. The author is looking for new maintainers. Ignore the section on character creation: post-Apocryhpa the only difference between races is which frigate and weapon skills you start with, and what your character looks like.
Eve University Class Library
Eve University's archive of recorded classes and lectures on almost every subject in Eve.
Battleclinic's List of Tools
A useful collection of third-party tools to support your EVE Online experience.
A page that contains many useful guides, from traveling safely and how to avoid pirates to common eve terms and a basic guide to fighting.
A collection of links that will be useful young or old in Eve. Warning some may be approaching the end of their life cycle.
Spies, Security, Covert Ops
Where you can find out about spies and spying
Leadership and Management Training
An encyclopedic resources for managers and leaders of corps.
Kessiaan's updated low sec survival guide for rookies
Kessiaan has written a top notch guide on staying alive in low security systems, read it if you want to keep your ship!
10 Safety tips for new players
Ten useful tips for new eve players that will keep you alive!
Comprehensive Guide to Jump Cones
Just what it says on the tin.
Connecting to IRC
Want to connect to the IRC Server and talk with other eve players? Have a look at this guide.
How to create a sig
This guide teach you how to create a banner for your signature on the forums that complies with all the rules.
Agents & Missions
Missions and Money in EvE: a guide
How to make money in missions. Perhaps your quickest way to riches?
Character Creation & Skills
Attributes and Skills Guide
An obsolete discussion on learning skills.
An obsolete guide into which character is best suited for the role you foresee but remember, change is constant in Eve and that may well include you (and in fact did happen to this guide).
New Character Skills
An obsolete guide on character selection based on starting schools based on bloodline and specialisation.
Ships And Modules
New players guide to Ships, Systems and Equipment
A very useful thread that gives you details on the different types of weapons and modules and how they operate.
New Players Guide to Tanking
Want to know how to tank your ship properly? This is the place.
What do I need to fly xxx ship well?
A straight to the point guide on which skills will help you fly what ship well.
Science and Industry guide and A Newbie's Guide to Caldari Ships
Three guides for the price of one!
Basic guide to T1 production.
How to get yourself up and running in the production business.
Planetary production tree.
Planet types and production tree for planet interaction.
Got a question about how the new contract system works? Have a look in here.
Beginner's guide to * MAKING ISK * in EVE-Online by Akita T
Almost all the (in-game) ways of getting ISK listed for your convenience, with a couple of explanations and links to better specific resources.
"Cost of Production" theory of value
Somewhat related to "opportunity cost", the "cost of production" theory states that the cost of a good or service can be calculated by simply adding up the cost of all the resources used to produce the good or service. A discussion from two camp appears in the thread what do you value your mined minerals at.
Overview Settings Guide
Confused on how to set up the powerful tool that is your overview? Fear not with this handy how to guide.
You're not alone in having problems when you start out, which is why the knowledgebase was set up to facilitate the answer to FAQs. Read and digest, slowly.
Aggression and Criminal Flagging
Deja Thoris's guide to criminal flagging and aggression in high security space. Find out what happens when you shoot someone in non-0.0 territory.
Ombey's 2D Maps
A maintained and up to date set of maps that make the eve universe easier to see. A must see for anyone wanting to know their surroundings.
Comprehensive collection of guides, a must have!
Covert Portal Guide
Guide to using a Black Ops Covert Jump Portal.