These are not complete references. A complete set of references for these frameworks would occupy a small bookshelf.
The Prototype Framework allows for the development of dynamic web applications in an object-oriented environment. The standards-compliant code, written and maintained by Sam Stephenson (among others), takes the burden associated with creating these applications away from the developer. The development of this framework is driven largely by the Ruby on Rails framework, though it is usable in any environment.
This reference is based on version 1.5.1. You can find more information and full documentation of the Prototype Framework at http://www.prototypejs.org/.
The Prototype Framework makes it very easy to deal with Ajax in a way that ...