ORCiD (Open Researcher & Contributor ID) is a non-profit, open-source digital author identifier. It helps solve name ambiguity in research and scholarly communications by creating a central registry of unique identifiers for individual researchers.
Register for an ORCID - it's easy and free
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We recommend you authorise Elements to collect from your ORCiD iD. Every public record in your ORCiD profile will then flow through to your Elements profile.
You are then able to connect your ORCID to Elements and can select the level of access for Elements to send your claimed publication data to your ORCID.
You can also add works to your ORCiD iD in a number of manual ways: