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In November 2018, UniSA's Research Degrees Committee endorsed :
These changes will come into effect for students commencing in 2019.
Why is UniSA requiring an ORCiD be created?
ORCiD used internationally by the research community, is a unique 16 digit number that you can use throughout your career, to ensure that your research outputs (publications) are correctly attributed to you and not another researcher who has the same name. ORCiD identifiers are increasingly being required by funding bodies and publishers as a way to identify researchers submitting papers or applying for grants.
Q. I already have an ORCiD, why do I need to register it with UniSA?
A. By registering your ORCiD with UniSA, this will enable the automated exchange of records between the UniSA Research Outputs Repository and your ORCiD profile. This will help to maximise the overall visibility and promotion of your research activities
Q. How does having an ORCiD appear on my research outputs (publications)?
A. Some publisher systems will display the ORCiD ID badge next your your name, which includes a direct link to your profile on ORCiD
Q. Can I get an ORCiD badge?
A. Unfortunately at this stage a badge cannot be done automatically. Your ORCiD number is an html link so you can copy and paste this as needed