Institute of German Sign Language and Communication of the Deaf

Universität Hamburg

Gorch-Fock-Wall 7

20354 Hamburg




Legal Form and Legal Representation

The DGS-Korpus project is a project carried out at the Institute of German Sign Language and Communication of the Deaf at University of Hamburg which is a public corporation represented by Prof. Dr. Dieter Lenzen, president of the University of Hamburg, Mittelweg 177, 20148 Hamburg.


Supervisory authority

Ministry of Science, Research, Equalities and Districts of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Hamburger Straße 37, 22083 Hamburg, Germany



Responsible for Contents in Compliance with § 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG)

Thomas Hanke
Universität Hamburg
Institut für Deutsche Gebärdensprache und Kommunikation Gehörloser
Gorch-Fock-Wall 7
20354 Hamburg, Germany
Phone +49 40 42838 3240
webmaster (at)



Value Added Tax (VAT) Identification Number

DE 245 584 140



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