Laure Haak's picture

The OI Project Gets Underway: Planning an Open Organization Identifier Registry

At the end of October 2016, Crossref, DataCite, and ORCID reported on collaboration in the area of organization identifiers. We issued three papers for community comment and after input we subsequently announced the formation of The OI Project, along with a call for expressions of interest from people interested in serving on the working group.

Doug Wright's picture

Here We Grow Again: ORCID in the US and Canada

Continuing our journey around the world, today our Membership Director, Doug Wright, provides an update on ORCID engagement and adoption in the US and Canada.

Nobuko Miyairi's picture

Are You Kim, Lee, or Park? ORCID in Asia Pacific

Representing ORCID across a territory that stretches from Pakistan to New Zealand is no small task. Nobuko Miyairi, Regional Director Asia Pacific, reviews our activities in 2016 and the challenges of 2017.

Alice Meadows's picture

ORCID in Europe: Reasons to be Cheerful

Continuing our series of updates from around the world, in today's post we visit Europe. Josh Brown, formerly Regional Director for Europe (now Director of Partnerships) takes a look back at 2016, while Matthew Buys, who recently added Europe to his existing responsibilities for the Middle East & Africa, shares his goals for the rest of 2017.

Matthew Buys's picture

ORCID in the Middle East & Africa

This week, we are publishing a series of updates on ORCID around the world. Today Matthew Buys, our Regional Director for Europe, the Middle East, & Africa shares his reflections on the Middle East & Africa in 2016 and his plans for 2017.

Robin Dasler's picture

Challenges of Measuring PID Adoption

In this guest post, Robin Dasler, senior fellow in CERN’s Scientific Information Service and lead of the sustainability segment of the THOR Project (in which ORCID is a partner organization), shares her experience of the challenges of measuring persistent identifiers. Read her thoughts on what can be measured and how.

Joe Schwarze's picture

Valuing privacy and transparency

The first in our new series of posts about issues of privacy, trust, and transparency provides an update on our compliance with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, as well as highlighting two recent changes in our privacy policy.

Paula Demain's picture

New Feature Alert!

Introducing a new series of short blog posts about new features to help users manage their ORCID record. This week: removing duplicate iDs, exporting to BibTeX, and filtering our search & link wizards.

Gabriela Mejias's picture

Celebrating Pi Day the ORCID Way!

On March 8, we celebrated the 3,141,593rd ORCID registrant - our very own version of Pi Day! Today is officially World Pi Day and we are delighted to share news of the #ORCIDPiDay winners and celebrations.

Melissa Harrison's picture

eLife collects ORCIDs from authors of accepted papers at proofing

The open-access eLife journal is collecting ORCID iDs during its production process in addition to the peer-review stage. Contributing authors will now be required to provide their validated iDs at the proofing stage and gain access to their article proofs. Melissa Harrison, Head of Production Operations at eLife, shares more.