We Can Make a Better Use of ORCID: Five Observed Misapplications

  title={We Can Make a Better Use of ORCID: Five Observed Misapplications},
  author={Miriam Baglioni and Paolo Manghi and Andrea Mannocci and Alessia Bardi},
  journal={Data Science Journal},
Since 2012, the “Open Researcher and Contributor ID” organisation (ORCID) has been successfully running a worldwide registry, with the aim of “providing a unique, persistent identifier for individuals to use as they engage in research, scholarship, and innovation activities”. Any service in the scholarly communication ecosystem (e.g., publishers, repositories, CRIS systems, etc.) can contribute to a non-ambiguous scholarly record by including, during metadata deposition, referrals to iDs in the… 
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