The following resources provide guidance and step-by-step instructions for installing Linux:
Linux Pre-Installation Check List Common questions about system configuration, hardware, and software Complete the checklist before beginning the install process for a smoother installation.
Linux Installation and Getting Started Guide General installation instructions as well as instructions specific to Debian, Red Hat, Caldera, Slackware, S.u.S.E.
The Official Red Hat Linux Installation Guide The official manual guides for installing the Red Hat Linux distribution.
Red Hat Installation FAQA general guide to installing the Red Hat Linux distribution
Red Hat Linux Installation from the CD-ROM Installing Red Hat from a set of CD-ROMs.
Red Hat Hard Drive Installation Installing Red Hat via FTP to a local hard drive.
Procedure to Install Slackware Linux Step-by-step instructions for installing Slackware version 1.0.
Shad's Linux Installation GuideFocuses primarly on the installation of Slackware.
Linux Online BookstoreSells a wide variety of books on getting started and installing Linux. Many come with a complimentary CD-ROM.
Installation and Getting Started Guide - Russian Translation
Installation and Getting Started Guide - Spanish Translation