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.

Announcing the Results of our 2019 Board Elections

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We are pleased to announce the results of our 2019 Board election.

Announcing our New Technology Team Structure

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Please join me in welcoming Will Simpson as ORCID’s new Technology Director.  He will be supported by Liz Krznarich as Tech Lead, and will be working closely with Tom Demeranville as our first Product Director.

Learning Patience: Taking a Step Back on Affiliation Assertion Requirements

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It is our mission to engage the community in working toward a vision of open and connected research information. But we need to do this at a pace that works for you, as well as for us. So, as a result of community feedback, we will be (temporarily) rolling back our requirement for affiliation start-dates or identifiers in API 3.0, and taking time to work with all of you on intermediate steps.

Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes: Lots and Lots of Changes

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2018 has seen a lot of internal change at ORCID, but our new structure is now in place - our Executive Director, Laure Haak, explains what's changed and why.

ORCID and Data Privacy in Germany

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ORCID frequently gets questions about our alignment with national and international data privacy frameworks.  The German ORCID consortium commissioned an expert report on our privacy practices and compliance with German data protection practices, widely recognized as among the most stringent.

Acknowledging Research Resources: New ORCID Data Model

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We are pleased to announce our new data model for Research Resources and webpages describing ORCID-enabled workflows that make it easy for researchers to acknowledge resource use as they share their research results.

 

1Q Update: Policies to Clarify Assertions and Data Privacy

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Policies on assertions and privacy are one of our 2018 roadmap projects, under our Trusted Assertions core strategy.  

 

Looking Out Three Years: ORCID’s Strategic Plan

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Over the last year, ORCID has been working with our community to explore and refine our core strategies and develop our 2018 roadmap. This post kicks off a series of project updates.

Five Key Highlights from ORCID’s 2017 Annual Report

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Our 2017 Annual Report is now available for your reading pleasure. We present key highlights here -- enjoy reading the full report at your leisure!

 

Next Steps for the Organization ID Initiative: Report from the Stakeholder Meeting

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Stakeholders met on 22 January to discuss the organization identifier initiative.  They established an interim governing body and asked ORCID, DataCite, and Crossref to draft a proposal describing governance and qualifications for partners and registry hosting.

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