Submitted by Alice Meadows on Fri, 2017-09-08 02:43
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.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Wed, 2017-08-16 00:00
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!
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Thu, 2017-08-10 00:00
Learn how to make your ORCID iD work for you in six easy steps!
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Thu, 2017-07-20 17:54
The August 1 deadline for ORCID Board member nominations is fast approaching. Find out why and how to submit a nomination - for yourself or a colleague.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Fri, 2017-06-23 00:00
Today sees the launch of phase two of our Collect & Connect program. It is all about communications - increasing ORCID adoption and use by researchers by helping them understand the why, what, and how of ORCID.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Thu, 2017-06-22 13:11
Continuing our occasional series of interviews with members of the ORCID community, today meet Stephanie Dawson, CEO of ORCID publisher member ScienceOpen. A longtime ORCID integrator, they have been working to ensure their use of ORCID meets our Collect & Connect requirements, and were recently awarded our Authenticate, Collect, Display, and Connect badges.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Tue, 2017-06-20 05:48
Last May we launched our Collect & Connect program, to encourage organizations to take part in building a trusted research infrastructure. Our goal is to engage all of our members in collecting ORCID iDs in the systems that their researchers use, and asserting validated connections with those researchers. Find out what we’ve achieved, the lessons we’ve learned, and what we’ll be doing next.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Tue, 2017-05-09 16:00
Continuing our occasional series of interviews with members of the ORCID community, today we hear from Alison Mitchell, Editorial & Publishing Director for Nature journals and Chief Publishing Advisor at Springer Nature.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Wed, 2017-05-03 17:55
This year's Peer Review Week, the third annual celebration of peer review and it's central place in scholarly communications, will take place September 11-17. The theme is Transparency in Review and you can find out more, including how to get involved, in today's post!
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Wed, 2017-04-12 16:57
In January 2016, a group of eight associations and publishers led by eLife, PLOS, and The Royal Society, launched an open letter committing their organizations to requiring ORCID iDs for (at a minimum) corresponding authors of accepted papers and inviting other organizations to do the same. One year on, how successful has this initiative been?