Open Access Links


Download data



Download Instructions

Once you have created your account to download the open access data, you may login to your account using your web browser, an SFTP client, or SFTP via a command line interface.

You cannot access your account through plain FTP or FTPS.

Downloading through a web browser

Use a Web browser to connect at:

For instructions on using the web client interface, log in and click on the "help" link that is located near the top, right-hand corner of the interface.

Downloading through SFTP

Using an SFTP client

Please use the following settings to configure your SFTP client software.

Server name:
Port: 9910
Protocol: SFTP (or SSH File Transfer Protocol)

We do not endorse a particular SFTP client. Please check with your IT department for recommended software.

Using the command line interface

You can use command line SFTP by entering the following command:

sftp -oPort=9910

Some useful SFTP commands:
cd somedirectory Move into a directory if needed
get * Download all files in current directory to your local machine
get somefilename.bam Download a specific file
exit Close the connection