OCLC named 'Best Place to Work in IT' by Computerworld
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DUBLIN, Ohio, Nov. 27, 2023 ~ OCLC, the leading library technology and research organization, has been named the best place to work in IT among midsize global organizations on Computerworld's 2024 Best Places to Work in IT annual list. This marks the second consecutive year that OCLC has been recognized as best in its class.

Skip Prichard, OCLC President and CEO, expressed his gratitude for the recognition: "It is truly an honor to be named the top IT workplace in Computerworld's global survey for the second consecutive year. We never take this recognition for granted. We always strive to create a culture and environment in which our associates can thrive. We share a steadfast commitment to providing the technologies libraries need to serve their communities. That mission is what drives us as an organization. And it is the talented people who share that commitment that make OCLC a wonderful place to work."

Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, OCLC provides state-of-the-art technologies and services, research, and community programs to libraries of all types and sizes. With its staff of 1,200 worldwide, OCLC placed first in the category of midsize employers (1,001 to 4,999 employees). This is the 14th time that OCLC has been selected among Computerworld's top workplaces for information technology (IT) professionals. The recognition is part of the IT publication's annual selection of the Best Places to Work in IT.

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In addition to placing first overall in the midsize category, OCLC placed first for its diversity strategies programs, first for its exceptional benefits, seventh for hybrid work experience, and ninth for IT growth. Tammi Spayde, OCLC Vice President of Purpose People and Place commented on their commitment towards creating a diverse workplace: "For decades, OCLC has made a conscious and consistent effort to support a diverse and inclusive workplace...We are committed to providing the best environment possible to help people succeed and grow in the workplace."

The Best Places To Work In IT list is an annual ranking of top work environments for technology professionals by Computerworld based on surveys of company attributes such as benefits career development compensation DEI future of work training and retention which are then reviewed by industry experts.

OCLC's mission is dedicated towards providing access to world's collected knowledge through WorldCat which anyone can search through WorldCat.org. The organization also provides many other services such as state-of-the-art technologies research community programs etc., making it one of most sought after places for tech professionals looking forward towards making a career out of it.

More information about careers at OCLC can be found on their website.
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