Canada

Career development

Building the next generation of library services

OCLC recognizes the importance of development and training to ensure that its employees have the knowledge and tools to perform their job responsibilities at the highest level and to meet the challenges of a demanding library environment in a rapidly changing information age. OCLC encourages its employees to develop their skills through various in-house development and training programs and career development opportunities, as well as through off-premise academic programs for which it provides tuition reimbursement.

Development and Training

OCLC provides development and training opportunities for employees in the areas of:

  • Individual development planning
  • Management and leadership development
  • Technology training
  • Individual and team assessments and coaching
  • Office automation
  • Quality control
  • Ethics and compliance training
  • Workforce harassment training
  • On-line self-paced learning in a variety of genres