Emmanuela Carbé has studied at the University of Pavia, where she was awarded a PhD in Modern Philology in 2013 with a thesis on Fausta Cialente. In the subsequent years, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the same University within the PAD – Pavia Archivi Digitali Project. From 2018 to 2021, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Siena.
She teaches Digital Humanities for the M.A. degree courses of the Dept. of Philology and Literary Criticism, and Digital Libraries for the Master Programme in Digital Humanities (Informatica del testo ed edizione elettronica). Her current research project concerns Born-digital Archives of Italian writers whose materials are preserved in the Research Centre Franco Fortini.
She is part of the Scientific Commettee of the Research Centre Franco Fortini, and of the Centre of Manuscripts of Pavia (as external member); she also collaborates with the Center for Comparative Studies I Deug-Su and she is a member of AIUCD (The Italian Association of Digital Humanities).