Jane Kirkland has authored Lotus Notes books (as Jane Calabria) with Dorothy Burke and Rob Kirkland for many years. She is the series editor for the Macmillan Computer Publishing series of Lotus Notes and Domino R5, R6, and R7 books. She is a CLP Notes Principal Application Developer with a principal certification as an application developer. She is also a Certified Microsoft User Specialist at the Expert level in Word and Excel. She and her husband, Rob Kirkland, own Stillwater Enterprises, Inc., a consulting firm located near Philadelphia. Jane and Rob are preeminent Lotus Notes authors, and Rob lectures and trains on the topic of Lotus Notes and Domino as well as IBM WebSphere Application Server, IBM Portal, and IBM Lotus Workplace. Jane is also the publisher and author of Take A Walk Books, an award-winning series of nature discovery books for kids. Learn more about her "other life" at www.takeawalk.com.
Dorothy Burke is a Certified Lotus Notes Instructor (CLI) and a CLP Notes Principal Application Developer. She teaches Domino application development and has been an independent consultant and trainer since 1988. Dorothy is the editor for Jane's Take A Walk series.
Together, Jane and Dorothy have coauthored more than 20 books, including topics such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel and Lotus Notes and Domino from releases 4.6 to 7. Their recent Lotus Notes and Domino titles include Que's Ten Minute Guide to Lotus Notes 6, How to Use Lotus Notes 6, Teach Yourself Lotus Notes 5 in 10 Minutes, How to Use Lotus Notes R5, Teach Yourself Lotus Notes R5 in 24 Hours, and Teach Yourself Lotus Notes and Domino R5 Development in 21 Days. All of Jane and Dorothy's books maintain reviews with high ratings at Amazon and other online booksellers. Their books have been translated into more than eight languages throughout the world. Their books remain some of the most popular Lotus Notes and Domino development books on the market today.