All ORCID websites, including the Registry (Public and Member APIs and the user interface), orcid.org and members.orcid.org are now back online. Thank you for your patience while we upgraded our hardware.

ORCID thanks our funders and sponsors for providing funding and volunteer labor to launch our start-up phase and ensure that our non-profit organization gets off to a strong start. Our sponsors include foundations and stakeholders across the research and scholarly community, including universities, libraries, scholarly societies, funding agencies, research organizations, and publishers.

Funders

ORCID has received generous grants from the following organizations:

      

Platinum Sponsors

Platinum Supporters have contributed $50,000 or more. Organizations marked with an asterisk (*) provided funding in the form of foundational loans.

  • American Chemical Society
  • American Institute of Physics *
  • American Physical Society *
  • Cambridge University Press *
  • Copyright Clearance Center *
  • CrossRef *
  • Elsevier *
  • Hindawi Publishing Corporation *
  • IEEE *
  • Institute of Physics *
  • Nature Publishing Group *
  • Oxford University Press *
  • PLOS *
  • Sage *
  • Springer *
  • Taylor and Francis Group  *
  • Wiley*

Gold Sponsors

Gold Sponsors have contributed $10,000-$49,000.

  • Association of Computing Machinery
  • eJournalPress
  • Microsoft Research
  • MIT Libraries
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Wellcome Trust

Silver Sponsors

Silver Sponsors have contributed $5,000-$9,999.

  • American Astronomical Society
  • American Psychological Association
  • Annual Reviews
  • Atypon Systems
  • CABI
  • California Digital Library
  • CSIRO Publishing
  • Emerald
  • National Informatics Institute

Bronze Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors have contributed $1,000-$4,999.

  • AAAS
  • Aries Systems
  • arXiv
  • Baltojos Pazangiu Technologiju Institutas (BPTI)
  • Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC)
  • CERN
  • Copernicus Publications
  • Hofgreve
  • Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP)
  • JSTOR
  • Portland Press Limited
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
  • Ringgold
  • Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Royal Society Publishing
  • Silverchair
  • SSRN
  • Universitat Wien