Accessing the service

On this page you will find general information about accessing the Data Repository service once you have obtained an account.

General access

The repository provides access to mostly open access data which can be found and downloaded by anyone interested. You can find the service website at

Logging in

You can log in to the service by visiting the website and clicking on the user avatar on the top-right corner. Fill in the credentials you have obtained from SURF in the Login page of the service.

Once you have successfully authenticated, you can start: - Uploading your own files and create deposits - Managing existing deposits and other digital objects - Select files for your basket and favourites - Administer digital objects of other users that belong to your community (community administrator only)

Forgot password

If you have forgotten your user name or password, use the ‘Forgot password’ link in the Login page or send an email to directly.