Database Research

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External links to research databases or compilations of research projects with contents at least partly relevant to the rehabilitation field.


Proposals from financial or project sponsors

Promotional focus on rehabilitation sciences
German pension insurance (VDR and members) and the Bundes- ministerium für Bildung und Forschung BMBF (federal ministry for education and research) (for the BMBF: project sponsor health research at the DLR

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German research community)
Information system GEPRIS

Förderkatalog (Promotional catalogue)
from the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung BMBF (federal ministry for education and research) and the Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie BMWi (federal ministry for economy and technology).

Proposals from universities and research institutes

Most universities and institutes offer information about their own research projects in a more or less detailed form. With projects which are registered at REHADAT, the link on the researching institute`s homepage can be found in the respective document in the REHADAT database. We limit ourselves here to the naming of university spanning offers:

Landesforschungsdatenbank Baden-Württemberg (federal research database from Baden Wuerttemberg)
a combined service from the universities of Baden-Wuerttemberg and the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg (ministry of science, research and art Baden-Wuerttemberg).

Further databases:

Research projects in social sciences, provided by the Informationszentrum Sozialwissenschaften (IZ) (information center social sciences).


European research projects:

Research projects financed by the European Union

(European Survey of Information Society Projects and Actions) - until March. 2001.

German speaking countries:

Research in the field of social sciences from the Stiftung der Schweizerischen Akademie für Geistes- und Sozíalwissenschaften (SAGW) (foundation of the Swiss academy for humanities and social sciences).

Information system (Switzerland)

In English:


CIRRIE Database
Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange, USA.

Global Applied Disability Research and Information Network on Employment and Training.