My team just pushed some great stuff.

Bill Coan (way cool Word guy) wrote this gem for us:

Getting into XML with the Microsoft Office System

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/?url=/library/en-us/dno2k3ta/html/ODC_OFXML_in_Office2003_jrd.asp

Franke Rice wrote this one about automating Outlook from Access and doing some of the bread-and-butter tasks:

Using Automation in Microsoft Office Access 2003 to Work with Microsoft Office Outlook 2003

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/?url=/library/en-us/dno2k3ta/html/odc_ac_olauto.asp

Download: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=78F8C61A-6B58-4091-92C8-8D727894C080&displaylang=en

In my regular column, I show why you ought to have the XML Toolbox for working with XML and Word:

 Developing Word XML Using the Microsoft Office Word 2003 XML Toolbox

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/?url=/library/en-us/dnofftalk/html/ODC_office01012004.asp

Rock on.