Oral History Interview with Donald B. Engley

interview by Willis E. Bridegam Aug. 14, 2002

An interview with Donald Engley ’39, who served as the librarian at Norwich University Library, Associate Librarian at among other positions, by former Amherst College librarian Willis E. Bridegam.


Donald B. Engley, Amherst class of 1939, earned degrees in librarianship from Columbia University and the University of Chicago. He served as the librarian at Norwich University Library and as Associate Librarian at Trinity College in Connecticut. He was the Associate University Librarian at Yale University from 1972 until his retirement in 1982.

Willis E. Bridegam served as the librarian of the college at Amherst from 1975 until his retirement in 2004.

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