Improve discoverability of your online identity by displaying your ORCID iD as broadly as possible. Express your 16 digit ORCID iD as a URI.
Have your ORCID iD printed on your Business Card.
Email Signatory instructions: Your ORCID iD is displayed in RePortal as a result of your sign up. Copy the ORCID iD URL as displayed in RePortal (include the ORCID iD icon) and paste (hint: keep the source formatting so the link works) and save! If you're using Microsoft Outlook, open a new E-mail, select Signatures... [follow instructions above and save].
Use your ORCID iD in manuscript submission, grant applications & professional society memberships. ORCID doesn’t replace existing identifiers (Scopus Author ID, Researcher ID) or profiles (Staff web page, academia.edu, ResearchGate) but allows you to link them together by embedding your ORCID iD wherever possible.
Authorise CrossRef (article DOIs) and DataCite (Dataset DOIs) to 'write' to your ORCID record automatically. Once authorised, CrossRef and DataCite will 'push' publication information to your ORCID record when you submit your ORCID iD during the manuscript submission process. Go to Check It for instructions.
Do you have administrative staff who manage your publications on your behalf? You can grant permission to another ORCID user to update your ORCID record on your behalf. You can revoke this permission at any time by visiting the account settings page.To grant access to a trusted individual (delegate) go to the Account Setting tab when you are logged into your ORCID record.
Under Account Settings, scroll down to the Trusted individuals section.
In the search box, enter the ORCID iD, e-mail address, or name of the person you want to make a trusted individual then click search. If you enter an email address or ORCID iD, a pop-up box will ask you to confirm adding that user as a trusted individual, click Add. A user must have an ORCID iD before you can make them a trusted individual.
If you search for a trusted individual by name, a list of matching ORCID records will be listed. Click on the Add button next to the name of the user you wish to make a trusted individual, or click on the user's name to be taken to their ORCID record. If a user is already a trusted individual on your account you can click the trash can icon to remove them.
After you have added a trusted individual to your ORCID record, their name and ORCID iD will appear under the Trusted Individual section. To remove a trusted individual from your account click the trash can icon next to the person you wish to remove.
1. Sign into your ORCID account, you will see a tab for Account settings at the top of the screen.
2. Click Account settings and scroll down to the Trusted Organizations section. To revoke permission simply select the Trash can icon and select confirm.
In order to write content to another person's ORCID profile, you must recieve delegated write access through the trusted individuals permisions. Please see 'delegate write access of your ORCID profile' for detailed instructions.
Once you have received 'Trusted individual' status, you may write the person's ORCID iD.
Anyone can see your ORCID record. By default, with the exception of your email address, information in your ORCID record is publicly available. However, only your name and ORCID ID must be publicly available. You control access to any other information you add to your ORCID record.
You can choose among three levels of security: Public (anyone can see it); Limited (you authorize Trusted Parties to see it); and Private (only you can see it.) Simply login to ORCID and use the icons to the right of each item in your record to set the access control you want.
Flinders University recommends you follow the default ORCID privacy settings.