Memory Management Reference



Welcome to the Memory Management Reference! This is a resource for programmers and computer scientists interested in memory management and garbage collection.

Introduction to memory management

Articles giving a beginner’s overview of memory management.



Books and research papers related to memory management.


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about memory management.


The Memory Management Reference is maintained by Ravenbrook Limited. We also maintain the Memory Pool System (an open-source, thread-safe, incremental garbage collector), and we are happy to provide advanced memory management solutions to language and application developers through our consulting service.