Glover worked on the Gibson Dam, the Glen Canyon Dam, the Owyhee Dam and the Boulder (Hoover) Dam. He published widely on groundwater movement, hydraulics, the trial-load method and thermal properties of concrete. After 1954, he worked for Boeing Aircraft and then with the United States. Geological Survey.
Glover also developed and taught a course on groundwater at Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union). Glover’s papers, which are archived at Colorado State University, include personal and professional aspects of his life, including diaries, maps, notes, photographs, publications and reports.
The collection includes a large number of documents, photographs and maps pertaining to numerous Bureau of Reclamation dam projects.