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Sublet - apartment next to Bogazici University Istanbul

For the ones who might be interested,

I am subletting my one bedroom apartment from March to August as I will be out of town to study. 

You may find the photos on the following link:


It is located next to Bogazici University just across Duatepe Parki, easily accessible by metro/subway and public buses.

You may reach me at candaninan@gmail.com

- Candan

Accessing Ottoman Periodicals online

Does anyone have suggestions for accessing the online Ottoman Periodicals database (the "Hakkı Tarık Us" collection; DjVu plug-in required) hosted by TUFS (Tokyo University School of Foreign Service) and Beyazit State Library?  It worked fine with older operating systems such as Windows Vista, but not on Windows 10.  I wrote TUFS, who responded that it only opens on Internet Explorer -- an obsolescent browser at best these days -- but it doesn't work on that either, or Firefox, or Edge.  The database website is http://www.tu