What is ORCID
ORCID is a nonprofit helping create a world in which all who participate in research, scholarship and innovation are uniquely identified and connected to their contributions and affiliations, across disciplines, borders, and time.
Who we are
ORCID is governed by a Board of Directors representative of our membership, with wide stakeholder representation. ORCID is supported by a dedicated and knowledgeable professional staff.
Who we serve
ORCID serves a broad stakeholder community that includes individuals, research and scholarly organizations, data repositories and libraries, publishers, patent offices, service providers, and more…
ORCID membership is open to any organization interested in integrating ORCID identifiers. All member fees are used to sustain and develop ORCID for the benefit of the research community.