Learn About Chess
If you're a newcomer to this 1500-year-old game, we want to help you get better. Browse through uschess.org's detailed material including the official rules, a glossary and a FAQ and chess history designed specially for those starting out.

December 10, 2015 Blitz Rules
November 26, 2014 FAQ (Starting Out)
February 4, 2009 Ten Tips To Winning Chess
November 30, 1999 Glossary
November 30, 1999 Learn to Play Chess