DINI (Deutsche Initiative für Netzwerkinformation) position paper on ORCID published

« The position paper “Author Identification Using the Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)” was published within the framework of the third ORCID DE workshop on 8 November in Bielefeld.

Extract from the full text (p.8, our translation)
The position paper first explains the various challenges of author identification from the perspective of the respective scientific actors. Various aspects of ORCID are described and critically examined. The position paper then addresses the solutions and functions that ORCID offers as well as a range of technical options for integrating ORCID. The paper is aimed at representatives of scientific institutions that are interested in the topic of author identification using ORCID. (…) »