The ELMO virtual learning environment (VLE) was designed by the Project Leader, Bob Gilmour in the summer of 2004.  It went live on September 21st, 2005.

The VLE was developed between November 2004 and March 2005 by Ian Ground at Data Management Services (part of Information Systems and Services at Newcastle University) in collaboration with Bob Gilmour.  It is maintained by the Project Leader with support from DMS.

The ELMO site units and activities are developed by the ELMO team in the Language Centre using Hot Potatoes (  These units are added to the ELMO site by the authors.  The ELMO development team:

September 2004 to June 2005:  Catherine Chapman, Bob Gilmour and Samantha Hague

September 2005 to June 2006:  Bob Gilmour, Tammy Grimshaw, Amanda Olivier and Dave Letchworth

September 2006 to June 2007:  Bob Gilmour, Tammy Grimshaw, Sam Hague and Dave Letchworth