Dolmetschen im Krankenhaus

The corpus Dolmetschen im Krankenhaus (DiK - Interpreting in Hospitals) was compiled between July 1999 and June 2005 in the research project "Interpreting in Hospitals" (K2, principal investigator: Kristin Bührig), part of the Collaborative Research Centre "Multilingalism", funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) and hosted by the University of Hamburg.

Terms of use

To gain access to the DiK corpus, you need to apply to the rights holder, stating your purpose. This is done by sending an email with the required information to If your purpose is approved, you obtain a username and a password for logging in to the corpus.
By logging in to the corpus you agree:

With your password, you can use the links in the sections below.


Online data (password-protected)

Downloadable data (password-protected)

Please note that, due to the highly sensitive nature of the material, audio recordings cannot be made available.