Submitted by Natasha Simons on Fri, 2015-08-14 12:11
A few months after the release of the Australian ORCID Working Group's Joint Statement of Principle comes their proposal for an ORCID Consortium Model, which has just been released for comment. Read more in this guest post by Natasha Simons
Submitted by laura paglione on Tue, 2015-08-11 19:08
Project CRedIT was launched in 2012 to help researchers get recognition for all their contributions to a research project - from securing funding, through carrying out the research, to writing up the results for publication. Learn how ORCID, Mozilla Science Labs, and others are making the Project CRedIT vision a reality.
Submitted by Laure Haak on Mon, 2015-08-03 00:00
ORCID has served up its 1.5 millionth identifier!
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Fri, 2015-07-31 12:47
For the past few months we have been working on implementing the recent recommendations of a CASRAI/F1000/ORCID-convened community working group for a peer review activity data profile. ORCID's initial work on this is now complete and we are excited to be working with a group of early adopters, who will be rolling out their own implementations in the coming months.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Thu, 2015-07-23 14:37
With close to 1.5 million ORCID iDs now issued, and more and more funders, institutions, and other organizations recommending - or even requiring - them, here are our top tips for how to make the most of yours!
Submitted by Simon Kerridge on Mon, 2015-07-20 00:00
Learn more about the recommendations of The Metric Tide - the recent report from the UK's Independent Review of the Role of Metrics in Research Assessment and Management - by guest author Simon Kerridge (@SimonRKerridge). As well as being a member of the Review's steering group and a co-author of the report, Simon is Director of Research Services, University of Kent and Chair of the Board of Directors, Association of Research Managers and Administrators.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Tue, 2015-07-14 00:00
Following the recent publication of The Metric Tide, HEFCE's review of the role of research-based metrics in research assessment and management, we take a look at how funders, RMS providers, and other organizations are working to relieve the administrative burden for researchers - and how ORCID can help
Submitted by Matthew Buys on Tue, 2015-07-07 00:00
Interest in ORCID continues to grow in Africa and the Middle East! We’ve had several discussions with research institutions in Southern Africa and a number are now reviewing institutional membership to ORCID. Several institutions have begun testing an ORCID integration with their institutional repository.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Wed, 2015-07-01 18:45
ORCID Communications Steering Group member Torsten Reimer's prize-winning poster beautifully showcases Imperial College London's ORCID implementation
Submitted by Jonathon Kram on Mon, 2015-06-29 00:00
From August 1, 2015 the Wellcome Trust will be requiring grant applicants to provide an ORCID iD when signing up with their grant application system. Find out more about why Wellcome is mandating ORCID iDs in this guest post by one of their Evaluation Officers, Jonathon Kram.