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  • Blog | Peer Review at ORCID - An Update


    It's two years since we launched our peer review functionality, which has been implemented by a small number of early adopters. It's now available to all ORCID members using our new API 2.0 and we are happy to share with you some analysis of uptake to date. This post is based on data that was first shared at the Eighth International Peer Review Congress in Chicago (September 10-12, 2017).

  • Blog | Making Peer Review More Transparent with Open Annotation



    At ORCID, we are committed to enabling recognition of peer review in all its forms. Annotation is increasingly being used as a  type of peer review, both pre- and post-publications, and today's post by Heather Staines, Director of Partnerships at ORCID member Hypothesis, explains more about what it is and why it's important.

  • Blog | Celebrating #PeerRevWk17 at ORCID


    Welcome to Peer Review Week 2017! We'll be celebrating all week with a series of blog posts and other activities and we hope you'll join us!

  • Blog | Metadata 2020: What, Why, Who, How?


    Rich, connected, reusable metadata is essential for a strong research infrastructure. We are delighted to be participating in a new initiative - Metadata 2020 -  launched this week to engage the the whole research community in improving the metadata that we create and consume, for the benefit of all.

  • Blog | Announcing the BASE ORCID Search & Link Wizard


    ORCID is blooming in Germany, with over 100,000 registrants - a great time to announce a new search & link wizard for BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine), which enables users to easily connect their publications in BASE with their ORCID iD.

  • Blog | Collect & Connect in the ORCID community: A summer update


    Today's post celebrates six ORCID member integrations that have recently been awarded Collect & Connect badges, in recognition that they meet both our technical and communications requirements. KoreaMed has earned all five badges (Authenticate, Collect, Display, Connect, and Synchronize); Open Edition, ScholarOne, and New Zealands's Royal Society Te Apārangi all meet the requirements of Authenticate through Connect; [email protected] has earned Authenticate through Display; and SAMURAI has gained the Authenticate and Collect badges. Congratulations to them all!

  • Blog | Announcing PIDapalooza 2018 - the open festival for persistent identifiers!


    PIDapalooza is back! Join us and our co-organizers, California Digital Library, Crossref, and DataCite in Girona, Spain on January 23-24, 2018 for this two-day festival focused specifically on persistent identifiers in scholarly research!

  • Blog | Six Ways to Make Your ORCID iD Work for You!


    Learn how to make your ORCID iD work for you in six easy steps!

  • Blog | On the Road Again: ORCID in Atlanta and Austin


    Come and meet us when we go back on the road in the US, with roadshows in Atlanta and Austin this September!

  • Blog | ORCID in books: Today and tomorrow


    The working group on ORCID in book workflows has issued a research report and set of recommendations to encourage use of ORCID iDs by and for book authors. We are now inviting organizations to join our early adopter program.