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Books
Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Flash CS4 Professional in 24 Hours by Phillip Kerman and Lynn Beighley
I recommend this book as an effective way to learn the Flash interface and to ebgin to learn programming in ActionScript.

Learning Object Oriented Programming in AS3
OOP

Royalty free images (for a fee)
istockphoto

Mac shortcuts
general shortcuts
shortcut keys for Flash

Websites for inspiration
The FWA
Avenue
Data driven websites
Speed reading
Flash Catalyst
We aint plastic
Group 94: www.group94.com
JD Hooge: http://www.gridplane.com

Flash + InfoViz examples
http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/begin/cells/scale/
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/11/06/business/economy/unemployment-lines.html

Flash inspiration (with code)
http://labs.somethingcolorful.com/experiments/
http://hype.joshuadavis.com/
Flash as Art http://vimeo.com/5525176

Accessibility
The primary resource for accessible Flash information
http://access.adobe.com
Downloadable .ZIP package of PDFs concerning Flash Accessibility and Universal Design
http://www.ltspaces.com/5363/accessibility.zip