It's easy to Get Started with Lift. The Chat app that you build demonstrates a bunch of Lift's advanced features and how easy those features are accessed.
How to Install and Setup
The Lift Cookbook is the most up-to-date resource to learn how to use Lift. First off, you should learn how to Download and Run Lift. Then, if you use an IDE, you can learn how to use them with Lift: you can set up IntelliJ IDEA or Eclipse.
Step by step instructions on the terminal.
From an MVC background
If you're coming from an MVC background (like Rails, Struts, etc.), there's a Chapter for you . The code examples are included and you can run them yourself.
2015/01/11 The Lift team is proud to announce the release of Lift 2.6 Final.
2014/11/23 The Lift team is proud to announce Release Candidate 2 of Lift 2.6.
2014/07/30 The Lift team is proud to announce Release Candidate 1 of Lift 2.6.
2014/06/19 The Lift team is proud to announce Milestone 4 of Lift 2.6.
2014/04/12 The Lift team is proud to announce Milestone 3 of Lift 2.6.
2013/11/20 Lift and BREACH: How Lift protects you, and how you can protect yourself
2013/11/08 The Lift team is proud to announce Milestone 2 of Lift 2.6.
2013/10/11 The Lift team is proud to announce Milestone 1 of Lift 2.6.
2013/07/15 A list of things new and noteworthy in Lift 2.5
2013/06/28 The Lift Cookbook is now available from O'Reilly.
Entwicklung von Web-Applikationen mit Lift und Scala by Thomas Fiedler and Christoph Knabe.
Lift In Action by Tim Perrett is available in print and eBook format.
Lift Web Applications How-to by Torsten Uhlmann is available in print and eBook format.