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The MP3 audio files available for download are ©2010 by the Regents of the University of California. They are licensed for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 2.5 License. Acknowledgments for reuse of the transfers should read "Sirat Bani Hilal Digital Archive, University of California, Santa Barbara Library." The University of California makes no claims or warranties as to the copyright status of the original recordings. Reuse of the Arabic texts in any form should include the following acknowledgment: “This text is part of the collection of the Sirat Bani Hilal Digital Archive, University of California, Santa Barbara, and appears here with permission.” Any quotation or use of the English translations should in addition include: “English translation by Dwight F. Reynolds.” Any use of images from the Archive should cite Dwight F. Reynolds as photographer.  Please notify us of any use of materials from the Digital Archive. This information will help support requests for further funding to expand the collection.