Collection  |  Software, E-Resource Creepypasta : [collected datasets]. Creepy pasta

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Title
Creepypasta : [collected datasets].
Other Title
Creepy pasta
Summary
Creepypasta is a wiki collection of horror-related urban legends or images that have been copy-and-pasted around the Internet. These entries are often brief, user-generated, paranormal stories intended to scare readers. They include gruesome tales of murder, suicide, and otherworldly occurrences.
Contributor Names
American Folklife Center.
Created / Published
[United States?] : Creepypasta.com
Subject Headings
-  Horror tales--Databases
-  Ghost stories--Databases
-  Legends--Databases
Notes
-  Beginning in 2018, the Library of Congress is collecting textual datasets from Creepypasta.com on an ongoing, quarterly basis.
-  Creepypasta data set (AFC #), Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
-  Library of Congress Web Archiving Team; Donation; 2018.
Medium
textual datasets (.sql)
Repository
Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, DC USA 20540-4610 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.home
s-Online Electronic Resource
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/gdcdatasets.2018487648_20170328
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/gdcdatasets.2018487648_20180516
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/gdcdatasets.2018487648_20190610
Library of Congress Control Number
2018487648
Rights Advisory
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Language
English
Online Format
compressed data
Description
Creepypasta is a wiki collection of horror-related urban legends or images that have been copy-and-pasted around the Internet. These entries are often brief, user-generated, paranormal stories intended to scare readers. They include gruesome tales of murder, suicide, and otherworldly occurrences.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2018487648
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

American Folklife Center. Creepypasta: Collected Datasets. [United States?: Creepypasta.com] Software, E-Resource. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018487648/.

APA citation style:

American Folklife Center. Creepypasta: Collected Datasets. [United States?: Creepypasta.com] [Software, E-Resource] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018487648/.

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American Folklife Center. Creepypasta: Collected Datasets. [United States?: Creepypasta.com] Software, E-Resource. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018487648/>.

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