troubleshooting Question

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I'm working with VB.NET Windows Form and an Access DataBase. A table in the database stores room numbers and the reservation dates for these rooms (checkin and checkout) among other things.

Here's the code used in the search function:
 provider = "Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source ="
        'Change the following to your access database location
        dataFile = "C:\Users\fongf\Desktop\FYP_Database\FYP.accdb"
        connString = provider & dataFile
        myConnection.ConnectionString = connString

        'the query:
        Dim cmd As String = "SELECT * FROM Reservation WHERE (checkin > " & "#" & DateTimePicker1.Text & "#" & " and checkin > " & "#" & DateTimePicker2.Text & "#" & ")" & " or " & "(checkOut < " & "#" & DateTimePicker2.Text & "#" & " and checkOut < " & "#" & DateTimePicker1.Text & "#" & ")"
        Dim dr As OleDbDataReader = cmd.ExecuteReader

        If reservation = True Then
            MsgBox("Sorry, this room was booked", MsgBoxStyle.OkOnly, "Invalid Login")
            MsgBox("all is ok")
        End If

Sorry if the question seems silly, but I haven't had much experience dealing with databases and time. Your help or pointing me to a source with good information on this would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
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