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Register for your ORCiD at orcid.org/register. Registration takes 30 seconds.
Complete your ORCiD record with your professional information, link to your other identifiers, and fill in your scholarly record.
Include your ORCiD on your website, when you submit publications, and apply for grants.
Your ORCiD is a 16 digit identification number.
After your register for your own ORCiD and verify your email address, you can begin building your profile.
In your profile you can include biographical information and other names you're known by.
The main parts of your ORCiD profile are:
The works section is the most important. This will help connect you to all your research outputs.
You can add works to your ORCiD profile through:
You can add any research output to your ORCiD profile, including:
A DOI is a digital object identifier.
Many journals and some repositories provide you with a DOI for your articles, datasets, and posters. If your work has a DOI, be sure to include it under "work identifiers" for your.
The DOI is important in order to provide a persistent identifier for your work and will give you a stronger ImpactStory profile.