The WomenWriters database currently contains references concerning 4.000 authors, their works and over 22.000 reception documents. To expand the research networks about female participation in the literary field we intend to:
- connect this data to other national collections in women’s literature;
- build a research application for scholars; and
- create a set of standards to exchange data based on CLARIN guidelines for shared metadata and service-based infrastructures.
These standards will be implemented by international partners: the Selma Lagerlöf Archive and the Literature Bank in Sweden; the Serbian Knjiženstvo; the Norwegian Female Robinsonades and the Swiss Women in Arcadia (1690-1800) databases.