Submitted by Laure Haak on Wed, 2017-12-20 03:17
In 2017, we made progress on several fronts. We welcomed almost 200 new members, including new consortia in Canada, South Africa, Norway, and the US. We have over 4 million registered users. We nurtured working groups on ORCID in Books, User Facilities, and Organization Identifiers. And as always, we released new features and were integrated into many more workflows, making life just that much better for researchers.
Submitted by Masao Mori on Tue, 2017-12-19 09:01
Submitted by Alainna Wrigley on Mon, 2017-12-18 09:00
Today we’re launching the Arabic localization of the ORCID Registry user interface. It’s a fully community-sourced localization, and our first right-to-left language. Our thanks to the dedicated team of translators who made this possible.
Submitted by Matthew Buys on Wed, 2017-12-13 00:00
To be successful at building national and regional communities of practice that support a global open research infrastructure, we need the commitment of our consortia members and their lead organizations. In today's post, our Director of Membership, Matt Buys, provides an update and announces the launch of our new resources for ORCID consortia.
Submitted by Josh Brown on Mon, 2017-12-11 00:00
Research funding organizations are a core component of our mission and vision, and have been involved with ORCID since before we launched the Registry. Here we report on our work with funders, including the ORBIT project.
Submitted by Laure Haak on Thu, 2017-12-07 13:10
User facilities are specialized government-sponsored research infrastructure, such as labs, collections, field stations, or large equipment, that are available for researchers’ use to advance scientific or technical knowledge. Researchers compete for access but do not consistently acknowledge use of facilities when they publish datasets or research findings, making it difficult to assess the scientific impact of these public investments. Recently several facilities have begun to explore innovative approaches to these challenges, including adoption of ORCID.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Fri, 2017-12-01 20:27
The program for PIDapalooza 2018 is now available - find out more about who'll be speaking, what we'll be discussing, and why you should be there!
Submitted by Paula Demain on Thu, 2017-11-30 00:00
The authoritative information connected to ORCID records by our members is critical to achieving our vision. This blog post celebrates CRIS systems that have integrated ORCID and achieved one or more Collect & Connect badges.
Submitted by Alice Meadows on Wed, 2017-11-15 19:57
API 2.1 is live and fully supports HTTPS!
Submitted by Mike Lauer on Wed, 2017-11-15 13:54
In this guest post, Dr. Michael Lauer, the National Institutes of Health's Deputy Director for Extramural Research, explains why the agency is collaborating with ORCID on ORBIT, as well as highlighting how NIH is - and is planning to - embed ORCID iDs in its systems and workflows. Mike serves as the principal scientific leader and advisor to the NIH Director on the NIH extramural research program, and this post was originally published on the NIH Office of Extramural Research blog, Open Mike.