Online Computer Library Center, Inc. (OCLC) is "a nonprofit, membership, computer leebrar service an research organization dedicatit tae the public purposes o furtherin access tae the warld’s information an reducin information costs".[2] Foondit in 1967 as the Ohio College Library Center, OCLC an its member libraries cooperatively produce an maintain WorldCat, the lairgest online public access catalog (OPAC) in the warld.

Online Computer Library Center
Nonprofit membership cooperative
IndustrieLibrar services
Foondit1967 (1967)
HeidquartersDublin, Ohio, Unitit States
Aurie served
Key fowk
Skip Prichard, Preses an CEO
Ower 72,000 libraries, archives
and museums in 170 countries [1]


  1. "Cooperation". OCLC. Retrieved March 18, 2010.
  2. "About OCLC". OCLC. Retrieved March 18, 2010.