Drupal serves as a platform for website building, a CMS framework for digital experiences, and a component of Digital Experience Platforms. Its extensive library of extensions and integrations, make it a choice for prominent organisations worldwide. The Drupal community is inclusive, offering mentorship to newcomers despite the initial learning curve. Here are 12 recommended resources for learning Drupal, covering web basics, Drupal user guide, PHP, coding standards, examples, API reference, DrupalCon sessions, and more. Resources include DrupalShip, PHP The Right Way, Acquia Drupal Certification Study Guides, Drupalize Me, and the Talking Drupal podcast. Additionally, there are resources for staying engaged with the Drupal community and understanding the philosophy of free software.