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Experiment with historical Crunchbase data collected by Crunchbase before December 2013. The data is provided in MySQL format and licensed under Creative Commons with Attribution [[CC-BY](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)]. The 2013 Snapshot contains a replica of the Crunchbase dataset from December 2013. That includes all organization, people, and product profiles along with funding rounds, acquisitions, and IPOs. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Download the 2013 Snapshot" } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Access to Snapshot Requires a Registration", "body": "If you are not already registered for a Crunchbase Data account, [register here](https://about.crunchbase.com/forms/apply-basic-access/)." } [/block] The 2013 Snapshot was generated with [mysqldump](http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/mysqldump.html). We do not offer the snapshot in any other format. To download the snapshot, follow these steps: **Locate your User Key.** The user key is a 32 character string that you should have received by email after signing up for Crunchbase data. If you have not received your user key, please contact [support](mailto:data@crunchbase.com). **Enter URL Into Your Browser.** Once you’ve located your user key, type the following URL address into your browser and replacing "user_key" with the value that you received in your email. `https://api.crunchbase.com/v/3/snapshot/crunchbase_2013_snapshot_mysql.tar.gz?user_key=user_key` For example, if your "user_key" is `1a2b3c4d5e6f7g8h9i0j`, you would type: `https://api.crunchbase.com/v/3/snapshot/crunchbase_2013_snapshot_mysql.tar.gz?user_key=1a2b3c4d5e6f7g8h9i0j` **Press Enter Key to Begin Download.** Once the correct URL is in the address bar, press “Enter” (or "Return") and the download should begin automatically. If the download does not begin, please contact [support](mailto:data@crunchbase.com). **Decompress File.** The file you download is a `tar.gz` file which needs to be "unpacked". On a Mac, just open the file and it will automatically expand. On Windows, you can use [7-zip](http://www.7-zip.org) to accomplish the same thing. Once expanded, you will find one file for each table in the database. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Using the Snapshot" } [/block] We provide the Crunchbase 2013 Snapshot under the Creative Commons Attribution License [[CC-BY](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)]. ### Attribution Requirements The Crunchbase 2013 Snapshot must be attributed with the designated pseudonym “Crunchbase 2013 Snapshot” and bear the copyright notice “© 2013” in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution License [[CC-BY](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)] requirements. The pseudonym and copyright notice are meant to avoid confusion with current Crunchbase Data and to promote transparency to users of the data.