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Copyright Information

The Principal Investigator (Dr. Jun PAN) and Hong Kong Baptist University Library retain the copyright of the web-based concordance of the Chinese/English Political Interpreting Corpus.

The contents of the Corpus are derived from small parts of primary source documents (the links to the sources can be obtained at the bottom of each text segment). By reproducing small amounts of these documents, Hong Kong Baptist University is adhering to Fair Dealing.

Speech annotations were done by the Research Team led by Dr. Jun PAN. Copyright of the annotated work is owned by Dr. Pan, while copyright of speech contents is owned by respective speakers.

The use of "The Chinese/English Political Interpreting Corpus (CEPIC)" website and its contents must comply with Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International of Creative Commons license.

The curators of the Chinese/English Political Interpreting Corpus embrace the principles of Open Access of making research data available to all. Use of the web-based concordance of the Chinese/English Political Interpreting Corpus is encouraged by anyone for non-commercial research and educational purposes.


Although HKBU Library and the Principal Investigator have attempted to ensure the accuracy of the contents of the Corpus, the information provided is for personal and educational use without any express or implied warranty.

Citation Guide

To cite the corpus/dataset:

Pan, Jun. (2019). The Chinese/English Political Interpreting Corpus (CEPIC). Hong Kong Baptist University Library, [Retrieved Date], Accessed from https://digital.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/cepic/