UCSC Genome Browser Mirror Sites
In addition to our servers located in California, UCSC supports and maintains these mirror
Users are automatically redirected to the appropriate mirror based on their geographic location.
Before redirection, users are given the option to remain on the U.S.-based server. See
this page for more information.
Third-party mirror sites
UCSC collaborates with the following groups to provide mirror sites that may be used during network
or power outages on the UCSC campus. Please limit the use of these sites to occasions when the UCSC
or supported mirror sites are unavailable.
North American Mirror Sites
The Simons Center for Quantitative Biology at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
(CSHL) maintains an up-to-date site that mirrors most of the more recent assemblies available on
the UCSC Genome Browser site:
This mirror may contain CSHL-generated annotations in addition to the standard UCSC tracks.
Many thanks to
at CSHL for providing this mirror.
Mirroring the UCSC Genome Browser
If you are interested in mirroring the UCSC Genome Browser at your site, see our
mirror procedures. A license is required for
commercial download and/or installation of the Genome Browser binaries and source code. No license
is needed for academic, nonprofit, and personal use. To purchase a license, see our
license instructions, or visit the
Genome Browser store.
Mirror site questions may be directed to the mailing list
Messages sent to this address will be posted to the moderated genome-mirror mailing list,
which is archived on a searchable public
Google Groups forum.
Subscribe to the genome-mirror mailing list.