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MySQL in a Nutshell by Russell J.T. Dyer

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Chapter 5. String Functions

MySQL has several built-in functions for formatting, manipulating, and analyzing strings, both user-specified and within columns of data. This chapter lists these string functions, provides the syntax of each, and gives examples of their use. For the examples in this chapter, a fictitious database for a university is used.

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