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OCLC named among 'Best Places to Work' in Central Ohio

OCLC ranked among 'Best' in region, nation

DUBLIN, Ohio, 3 November 2021OCLC, the global library technology and research organization based in Dublin, has been named among the "Best Places to Work" in Central Ohio. It is the eighth time OCLC has been recognized with this award, and comes months after OCLC was named among the nation's Best Places to Work in IT.

OCLC is ranked fifth in the category for organizations with 250 or more employees in Central Ohio. The rankings are determined by workplace satisfaction surveys completed confidentially by employees along with data collected by Quantum Workplace, an Omaha, Nebraska-based research organization. Awards were presented today by Columbus Business First.

"OCLC has been a library technology leader for decades by continuing to innovate and grow," said Skip Prichard, OCLC President and CEO. "OCLC is a rare blend of technology, research, and mission. We innovate and promote collaboration through technology to ensure that libraries around the world can deliver access to information for their users. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment with extraordinary benefits for our exceptionally dedicated and talented staff. We are honored to again be recognized as a best place to work."

OCLC provides state-of-the-art technologies and services, research, and community programs to libraries of all types and sizes. Together, thousands of OCLC member libraries in more than 100 countries support access to the world's collected knowledge.

Earlier this year, OCLC was named among the prestigious IDG's Insider Pro and Computerworld 2021 Best Places to Work in IT. It was the 12th time OCLC has been selected as one of Computerworld's top workplaces for information technology professionals.

More about Careers at OCLC is on the website.

About OCLC

OCLC is a nonprofit global library organization providing shared technology services, original research and community programs so that libraries can better fuel learning, research and innovation. Through OCLC, member libraries cooperatively produce and maintain WorldCat, the most comprehensive global network of data about library collections and services. Libraries gain efficiencies through OCLC’s WorldShare, a complete set of library management applications and services built on an open, cloud-based platform. It is through collaboration and sharing of the world’s collected knowledge that libraries can help people find answers they need to solve problems. Together as OCLC, member libraries, staff and partners make breakthroughs possible.

OCLC, WorldCat, and WorldShare are trademarks and/or service marks of OCLC, Inc. Third-party product, service and business names are trademarks and/or service marks of their respective owners.


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