ORCID: Helping Your Researchers Connect to Their Work

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ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a code used to uniquely identify academic authors and contributors. If used, ORCID can uniquely identify a researcher and his work, making it easier for libraries and scholars to keep a current list of writings.

In this session, we'll see how ORCID works, look at the APIs available for use, and how libraries can be involved.

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By the end of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the process for getting an ORCID
  • Describe what the API can do
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Academic libraries


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This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Continuing Education Credit
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