Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 26, Small

OCLC (Online Computer Library Center)

Dublin, Ohio [North Central]

Why you want to work there

Staff support is a priority at OCLC, a Dublin, Ohio-based nonprofit computer library and research organization (view its video here). Tech employees are given realistic deadlines and have access to the resources they need to complete projects. Through the organization's Developers 20% program, some employees can spend 20% of their time (one week per quarter) working on anything they like. All workers may take part in ongoing training programs, attend conferences and join professional organizations. Options for people who need alternative work arrangements include telecommuting, flexible schedules, compressed workweeks and job-sharing.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 911

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 376

IT employee turnover in 2014: 10%

IT promotions in 2014: 8%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $798