Terms of Use

 

By using the pages in this site, you agree to the Terms of Use. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. These terms of use may be changed or updated from time to time.

 

DEFINITIONS

The "DataBank" is the site operated by the Berman Jewish DataBank @ The Jewish Federations of North America at the Internet address you are now visiting.

The "DataBank" refers to content, tools and services provided by the Berman Jewish DataBank @ The Jewish Federations of North America and selected by the DataBank for use in their entirety, or selected in part to supplement content from the DataBank Site. "You" refers to any user of this site.

 

PERMITTED USE OF DATA AND DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT 

You are allowed to use datafiles, reports and other materials downloaded from the DataBank for non-commercial purposes only. Use of the materials for academic, communal and independent research, teaching and planning is expressly permitted.

In order to download datafiles, you agree to these conditions of use:

  1. Datafiles will be used only to produce aggregated information and statistical analyses in which individuals cannot be identified.
  2. You may not sell, license or redistribute datafiles or other content downloaded from the DataBank.
  3. Authors of published works based on datafiles downloaded from the DataBank shall send copies of their works (or detailed reference to the publication) to the DataBank for inclusion in a data base of related publications.
  4. Any publications using material from the DataBank must reference the datafile, report or other material, acknowledging the principal investigators/sponsoring organization, as well as the DataBank.

 

CITATIONS

Publications based on DataBank data and other materials should acknowledge these sources by means of bibliographic citations. There are a number of accepted formats. Below are three commonly used citation formats:

American Psychological Association:
National Jewish Population Survey, 2000-01 [Electronic data file]. (2003). New York, NY: The Jewish Federations of North America [Producer].  New York, NY: Berman Jewish DataBank [Distributor].

American Sociological Association:
The Jewish Federations of North America. 2003. National Jewish Population Survey, 2000-01. New York, NY: The Jewish Federations of North America [producer]. New York, NY: Berman Jewish DataBank [distributor].

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research:
THE JEWISH FEDERATIONS OF NORTH AMERICA. NATIONAL JEWISH POPULATION SURVEY, 2000-01 [Computer file]. New York, NY: The Jewish Federations of North America [producer], 2003. New York, NY: Berman Jewish DataBank [distributor], 2003.

 

CONTACT

If you have any questions about these Terms of Use or about the Berman Jewish DataBank, you may contact us at:

Berman Jewish DataBank
The Jewish Federations of North America
Wall Street Station
P.O. Box 157
New York, NY 10268
jewishdatabank@JewishFederations.org