!Gwladys Spencer never married. She graduated from Denison University, Granville, Ohio. Gwl adys taught library science at Ohio Wesleyan University at Delaware, Ohio for many years an d at the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. She probably received her Doctorate in Li brary Science from the Universityi of Chicago. In 1942 she wrote a book sentitled, "The Chic ago Public Library Origins and Backgrounds.