Search dwiggins's books

Members with dwiggins's books

Member connections

Friends: bethmc, lprieto

RSS feeds

Recently-added books

dwiggins's reviews

Reviews of dwiggins's books, not including dwiggins's

Helper badges


Site design selection

Use the new design

Use the old design

The old design is no longer fully supported nor does it get full attention when we roll out new features. We strongly recommend using the new design.


Member: dwiggins

CollectionsYour library (765), Loaned Out (18), Currently reading (1), Read but unowned (1), All collections (781)


Tagsurban_history (55), atwork (32), public_history (8), american_renaissance (7), borrowed_from_jessie (5), boston_fire (4), architecture (3), transportation_history (3), loaned_to_joanna (1), loaned (1) — see all tags

MediaNot set (36), Book (743), Paper Book (702), Audiobook (3), Ebook (1), Other (2), Software (1)

Cloudstag cloud, author cloud, tag mirror

About my libraryA couple of years back I cataloged almost my whole collection using Readerware. Then I got a new laptop, got rid of a bunch of books, picked up a bunch of other books, and generally lost track of things. So now I'm starting over from scratch. Currently less than halfway done, but making progress.

Once I have all the books I own added, I may start tagging and adding some of the ones I've read but don't own.

I have weeded a lot of undergrad-era, "never gonna open it again" books, bad freebies that I never finished reading, etc., but there are still a bunch left.

Since I'm now back in grad school yet again, I'm keeping some things on the off chance I actually need to write another paper on the subject. Other books have sentimental value -- I kept all the ones with inscriptions from my grandmother.

Even after the drastic weeding that preceded my last cross-country move, the collection is still way too large -- or at least that's the opinion of the friends who helped lug them all up to my second floor apartment.

GroupsBostonians, Graduate Students, Librarians who LibraryThing, LibraryThing in Spanish, Progressive & Liberal!, Purely Programmers, Romance Languages, Simmons College, Syracuse University, USERS FROM THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS


Also onAIM, Flickr, Wikipedia

Real nameDavid Dwiggins

LocationStoughton, MA, USA

Favorite authorsNot set

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/dwiggins (profile)
/catalog/dwiggins (library)

Member sinceMay 19, 2006

Currently readingThe American archivist by

You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 115,313,683 books! | Top bar: Always visible