Vision, Commitment, and Values


OhioLINK is an innovative leader among library consortia, working collaboratively to deliver the resources and services Ohio students, faculty, and citizens need to achieve their academic goals and aspirations.


OhioLINK staff and members approach our work with these principles embedded in everything we do:

  • Equity, diversity, and inclusion as foundational elements of our work
  • Accessibility and the elimination of access barriers
  • Collaboration among staff, members, and partners
  • Open and transparent communications


Our core aspirational values guide and support our work and provide the foundation of our organizational relationships.

We respect the diverse perspectives of our colleagues.
We hold ourselves accountable for our work as trusted partners and leaders.
We work together mindfully to develop simple and creative solutions to complex problems.
We are open to new ideas and new approaches to our work, always seeking to encourage and expand knowledge to move forward.
We find joy in our work together, remaining flexible, and demonstrating grace to each other and to ourselves.