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ORCID - is an Open Researcher and Contributor ID that provides persistent digital identifier that distinguishes researchers from each other.
To benefit from ORCID, researchers need to:
① Register for an ORCID iD for free
② Use iD - combine all your work under one unique iD - see this example 0000-0002-4550-6334
③ many publishers require authors to have ORCID iD's during publishing process
ORCID became a solution to the author or contributor name ambiguity problem in scholarly communication by creating a central registry of unique identifiers. ORCID help in the following areas: