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This library guide supports potential and current Tulane Globus users. Learn about this product, including how to gain access, explore resources, and get support.

What is Globus?

With Globus, Tulane researchers can move, share, & discover data via a single interface – whether your files live on a supercomputer, lab cluster, tape archive, public cloud or your laptop, you can manage this data from anywhere, using your existing identities, via just a web browser.‚Äč

What can I do with Globus?

  • Transfer files: From kilobytes to petabytes, with Globus you can efficiently, reliably, and securely move data between systems within your site or across an ocean
  • Share files with othersAll you need is an email address to share data with colleagues – Globus manages authentication and access
  • Develop applications and gateways: Our open REST APIs and Python SDK empower you to create an integrated ecosystem of research data services, applications, and workflows

How do I access Globus?

Globus is currently available by request for Tulane researchers. If you or your team would like to use Globus, please contact Tulane IT at  

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