Announcing HRA - A Different Kind of ORCID Consortium

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The Health Research Alliance (HRA) is sponsoring our latest ORCID consortium for their member non-profit funding organizations.  This is our first fully-funder consortium, and a powerful example of how funding organizations coordinating around ORCID integration can realize strategic network effects.


The Canonical Form of the ORCID iD Is Coming

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November 2017 sees the launch of the canonical form of the ORCID iD:, along with updated guidelines for ORCID integrators. Learn more about why we are making this change and what you need to do.

Organization ID RFI: Questions and Answers

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The Organization ID working group issued a Request for Information (RFI) on 9 October. We have received a number of questions, which we address in this post. We also include a link to an RFI response form.

ORCID 2017 Public Data File Now Available

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Our 2017 public data file is now available under a CC-0 license. Enjoy!

Translating ORCID for your community

Alainna Therese's picture

Calling all translators: Support researchers and scholars in your community by joining the ORCID community translation effort. Create localized versions of the ORCID Registry interface and outreach resources in your local language.

Announcing the ORCID Board Slate for 2018

Laure Haak's picture

Learn more about the candidates for the 2018 ORCID Board election and the next steps in the election process.

Expanding Affiliations: Calling for Community Comment

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ORCID records support two connection types between researchers and organizations: education and employment. The community has been asking ORCID to support more. We are therefore proposing the addition of two new types, and request your feedback by November 20.

Celebrating [email protected] with the launch of new resources!

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As part of ORCID’s fifth birthday celebrations, we’re delighted to announce the launch of our new ORCID education and outreach resources!

[email protected] Is Coming!

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We're getting ready to celebrate our fifth anniversary on Monday, October 16. Today, we share a  special celebration video, made with the help of ORCID staff and community members around the world. Enjoy!

Request for Information on Organization ID Open Registry

Laure Haak's picture

The Organziation Identifier working group has issued a Request for Information to solicit comment and interest from the broader research community in developing an open organization identifier Registry. If you have seed data, are interested in a governance role or in serving as a host to start up the Registry, read on!