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Books on developing access databases for fun & profit?

Hello all. Looking to pick up a few extra dollars with my hard-won
knowledge. Not looking to get rich, just have extra cash to buy more
software (thus feed my habit). Are there any books that would offer
advice on becoming an Access db developer for small businesses? Tips
like costing, deploying, tightly-worded, yet simple contracts?

A few years ago, I came across a lady's site (I think it was out of
North Carolina) which offered this advice for small website
developers. If anyone knows her site, I'd be much-obliged, because I'm
sure much of the info would translate. If this question is beyond the
charter of this newsgroup, apologies in advance.

The Woo
Aug 12 '06 #1
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