• Paul Schacht, Professor of English and Director, Center for Digital Learning, SUNY Geneseo


  • Elizabeth Hall Witherell, Editor-in-Chief, The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau
  • Elisa Beshero-Bondar, Professor of Digital Humanities, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
  • Fiona Coll, Faculty Liaison, Pedagogical Support, University of Toronto
  • Rebecca Nesvet, Associate Professor of English, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay
  • Nikolaus Wasmoen, Visiting Assistant Professor of English, University at Buffalo
  • Caroline Woidat, Professor of English, SUNY Geneseo


  • Leah Root, Publishing /Web Services Developer, Milne Library, SUNY Geneseo
  • Christian Wach, Lead Developer, CommentPress
  • Amanda Wentworth Schmidt, Digital Humanities and Learning Coordinator, Center for Digital Learning, SUNY Geneseo
  • William Jones, Associate Librarian, Milne Library, SUNY Geneseo
  • Elizabeth Argentieri, Visiting Senior Assistant Librarian, Milne Library, SUNY Geneseo


  • Noelle A. Baker, Editorial Consultant, The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau
  • Ronald E. Clapper, Emeritus Lecturer of Liberal Studies, California State University, Fullerton
  • Kristen Case, University of Maine, Farmington
  • Sandra Harbert Petrulionis, Professor of English and American Studies, Penn State University, Altoona
  • Donald Ross, Jr., Professor of English, University of Minnesota
  • Allen Harding


  • Jeffrey S. Cramer, Curator of Collections, The Thoreau Institute Library at Walden Woods
  • Michael J. Frederick, Executive Director, The Thoreau Society

Past contributors

  • Joe Easterly, Digital Humanities Librarian, University of Rochester
  • Katherine Pitcher, Director of Library, Archives, and Media Center, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Cyril Oberlander, Dean of the University Library, Humboldt State University
  • Joan Cottone, Emeritus, Milne Library, SUNY Geneseo
  • Donna Hanna, Library Clerk, Milne Library, SUNY Geneseo
  • Ed Gillin, Emeritus Professor of English, SUNY Geneseo
  • Kirk Anne, Director—Research Computing, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Ryan Cordell, Associate Professor of English, Northeastern University
  • Kyle Minerley, Student Intern, SUNY Geneseo
  • Kaitlyn Allen, Student Intern, SUNY Geneseo
  • Matthew Spitzer, Student Intern, SUNY Geneseo

Digital Thoreau thanks the Princeton University Press for permission to use its edition of Walden in the genetic text, the University of Chicago Press for permission to reprint J. Lyndon Shanley, The Making of Walden (1957), and the Huntington Library for permission to reproduce images from the manuscript of Walden.