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Abacus Dataverse Network

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The Abacus Dataverse Network is a web-based data exploration, direct data downloading service. You may download data files directly to your desktop.

SFTP access to data files: Social survey files, Data Liberation Initiative (DLI) data, GIS datasets, and geospatial data.

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Datasets, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software, Geography, Spatial Information Science, Statistical Sources 
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.