Deutscher Bildungsserver (German Education Server, or Eduserver) is the focal internet guide to educationally relevant information in Germany. It provides fundamental and high quality internet-based information- Eduserver enables quick, up-to-date, concise and free access to information. As a meta-server Eduserver refers to resources on the German education system, which are mainly provided by the federal government (Bund) and states (Länder) authorities, the European Union, higher education institutions, schools, state institutes, relevant societies and organisations, media providers and libraries. The German Education Server is jointly provided by the federal government (Bund) and the states (Länder).
Eduserver covers a broad scope of thematic areas ranging from early childhood education and care to vocational education and training, university studies and educational policy mmatters to education worldwide.
Users can keep informed about new items on the German Education Server or their special interests by a biweekly German language newsletter and the English language RSS Newsfeed. Moreover, users can search for a job or post an application in the job exchange, Stellenmarkt Bildung (jobs in education), operated in co-operation with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Erziehungswissenschaft(German Society for Education Science). A simple search option enables users to search across the entire pool of databases, while an advanced search option allows for the selection of particular databases.
Suggesting a link
Users can suggest interesting institutions, online material, web sites and events by activating the button Suggest a link. Entries will be checked for eligibility. The event calendar entry is also accessible in English and French.
The Eduserver co-operates with various partner portals on the Internet: a shared job structure and editorial collaborations have been established with the Länder education servers. Partner gateways enhance the services provided by the Eduserver. See the following overview: Bildung + Innovation is the Eduserver publishing platform concerning educational reform, the InfoWeb Weiterbildung offers a multilingual meta search engine for courses in continuing education, Lesen in Deutschland is the gateway to extracurricular activities on the promotion of reading,, The National Report on Education provides an archive of reports on Education in Germany.
The InfoWeb Weiterbildung
The multilingual meta search engine maintained by the InfoWeb Weiterbildung (IWWB) constitutes a focal access point to information on services in continuing education, counselling addresses in continuing education, funding and promotion of continuing education and other topics relevant to taking part in continuing education. Users can search courses nationwide, according to dates, locations, types of course and topic.
You can find further information on the structure, function and organisation of the Eduserver in the sitemap, in the help section and the imprint. The staff welcome suggestions, criticism or questions. Please e-mail!
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