Metadata 2020: What, Why, Who, How?

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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.

Announcing the BASE ORCID Search & Link Wizard

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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.

Collect & Connect in the ORCID community: A summer update

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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!

Announcing PIDapalooza 2018 - the open festival for persistent identifiers!

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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!

Six Ways to Make Your ORCID iD Work for You!

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

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!

ORCID in books: Today and tomorrow

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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.

ORCID Membership, Sustainability, and Accessibility

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ORCID depends on our members to ensure our sustainability and accessibility. Today the chair of our Membership and Fees Task Force, Linda O'Brien, ORCID Board member and Pro Vice Chancellor (Information Services), Griffith University, Australia, shares the group's recommendations for ORCID's member fees in 2018.

Last Call for ORCID Board Nominations!

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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.


Have you upgraded to API v2.0? Read why you should

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It’s been five months since we released API v2.0. Many users of the Public and Member API have started working with it already. Here we highlight some new features to share why you should be working with v2.0 too.