The University at Buffalo has a license for the legal use of REDCap, developed out of Vanderbilt University. REDCap is a secure web platform for building and managing online databases and surveys.
REDCap's streamlined process for rapidly creating and designing projects offers a vast array of tools that can be tailored to virtually any data collection strategy.
REDCap is free to use by Researchers, Staff and Students currently working and/or enrolled at The University at Buffalo. REDCap can be accessed by visiting the following site and may be opened by creating an account using UBIT name and password:
Although REDCap can be programmed for simple surveys, it is also a complex program with many features and tools not readily nor easy to discover. That is why the OVPRED/RIS (Research Information Systems) offers assistance from a staff of professional programmers well versed in the finer details of REDCap authoring. This service is available to the University community in two ways:
For more information regarding this service, please contact