Rust support for databases occurs on multiple levels, from direct drivers to ORMs. Some of the crates are async and some not, which modifies how other code will has to interact with them.
Database drivers and bindingsEdit
postgres - includes tokio_postgres for async operations and Postgres pub/sub.
rusqlite - sqlite
diesel is popular, strongly typed ORM. Supports sqlite, Postgres, and mysql.
Table for SQL types in diesel: https://kotiri.com/2018/01/31/postgresql-diesel-rust-types.html
sqlx is a newer crate that supports type checked SQL queries. Fully async and supports Postgres pub/sub.