Electronic Literature Knowledge Base

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The ELMCIP Knowledge Base is a research resource for electronic literature and it is open for new contributions and submissions. It provides cross-referenced, contextualized information about authors, creative works, critical writing, platforms, and practices. Current contributors should log in to the knowledge base to enter new records.

The ELMCIP Knowledge Base depends on the active participation of a community of international researchers and writers working on electronic literature. To join us in building the Knowledge Base, email kb_editor@elmcip.net a brief message. Include a brief description of your background and interests in electronic literature so we can set you up with a contributor account to add and edit records. The Knowledge Base is developed in Drupal 7 by the University of Bergen Electronic Literature Research Group as an outcome of the ELMCIP project.


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3749 records
Last name Middle name First name Updated
Ding Jeff 18.09.2019
Ming Gan 18.09.2019
Chen Ru-Ping 18.09.2019
Jiang Xin 18.09.2019
Liu Qun 18.09.2019


239 records
Title Publisher or organization Developers Year initiated Updatedsort ascending
Adobe Illustrator Adobe Systems 1987 20.06.2016
Adobe InDesign Adobe Systems 2015 20.06.2016
Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Systems 2016 20.06.2016
Audio CD 2016 13.06.2016
Maya Autodesk 13.06.2016

Teaching Resources

Publishers and Journals


568 records
Name Event Date City Country Updatedsort ascending
Electronic Literature Organization 2019: Peripheries (ELO 2019) 15.07.2019 Cork 16.09.2019
Turn on Literature Exhibition 04.11.2017 Bergen Norway 10.09.2019
The Turn on Literature Prize 2017 04.07.2017 10.09.2019
The Turn on Literature Prize 10.09.2019
The Public Library Prize 2019 01.03.2019 Denmark 10.09.2019

Databases and Archives

65 records
Name Organization Responsible Project Type Updatedsort ascending
Ciberia: Biblioteca de Literatura Digita... Universidad Complutense, LEETHI Research Group, Ciberia Project Archive 24.06.2019
Interactive Fiction Database Database 19.06.2019
ADEL (Archive of German Electronic Liter... Universität Siegen Archive 23.11.2018
ELMCIP Electronic Literature Knowledge B... ELMCIP: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice, University of Bergen, Electronic Literature Research Group, University of Bergen, Program in Digital Culture Database 25.09.2018
CELL Search Engine Consortium on Electronic Literature (CELL) Database 24.09.2018