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Apabi Chinese Newspapers

Six major newspaper from Mainland China, available from their starting date. They cover a wide variety of social aspects of contemporary China.
中国教育报 (China Educational newspaper) :from 1983
中国医药报 (China Pharmaceutical news):from 1983
环球时报 (Global times):from 1993-
浙江日报 (Zhejiang Daily):from 1949-
中国民族报 (China Minorities News): from 2001-
南方周末 (Southern weekly): from 1984-

Nov 25, 2019
Classical Scores Library, Volumes 3 and 4

The largest and most authoritative resource of in-copyright scores to support teaching and research in classical music. Volume 3 provides 400,000 pages of in-copyright editions from major publishers like Chester Music, Novello & Company, Faber Music, Wilhelm Hansen, Donemus, and others. Volume 4 places particular focus on canonical contemporary composers from the 20th and 21st centuries, and will provide 300,000 pages of scores upon completion.

Nov 30, 2019