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"Xinhua Chinese Text (2002-2005)"(For Formal Run) and "Xinhua Chinese Text (1998-2001)"(For system training purposes), or LDC2008E01 NTCIR-7 Advanced Cross-Lingual Information Access Task (Xinhua Chinese Text, 1998-2001) and LDC2009E75 NTCIR-8 Xinhua Chinese Data 2002-2005, are available for the participants of the NTCIR-8 ACLIA Task only for
the purposes of the NTCIR Workshop.
This is only a portion of the data for the NTCIR-7 MOAT Task. The rest of the data can be obtained directly from NTCIR after filling out and sending the two forms below.
2. HOW TO OBTAIN THE DATA
3. SCOPE OF THE LICENSE
This license is valid until April 30, 2011 only, at which time User agrees to delete the Data and any files and software derived from it from any computer or media onto which it has been copied and to return all media to the LDC. User may keep the data by agreeing to pay the LDC the non-member fee and signing the generic LDC nonmember user agreement.
For the detailed conditions, please consult the agreement.
4. CONVERSION OF LDC DOCUMENT DATA INTO NTCIR FORMAT
The documents in the obtained Corpus shall be converted into the NTCIR
standard document format by the script xin2ntc-new.pl.
contact; ntc-admin 2009-07-08