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The Library has recently subscribed to Oxford's Arabic Dictionary. The dictionary is designed for native speakers of both English and Arabic, includes 330,000 words and phrases, and is fully searchable in both English and Arabic.

In addition, Oxford's Language Dictionaries support several other languages including: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Chinese.

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Sydney Morning Herald Library Edition

This resource covers the Sydney Morning Herald from 2006 to the current day and is updated regularly. It contains a digital replica of the printed edition of the Herald and can be browsed and searched.

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