Over 2.5 million research papers are published every year. Even though it might be challenging to make publications stand out, researchers can create persistent digital identifier to increase their publications visibility.
Persistent digital identifier
Many academic libraries encourage researchers to create their own persistent identifier. Most frequently recommended identifier ORCHID ID. It is unique, persistent digital identifiers, which researcher can create within a couple of minutes. This identifiers helps to identify all research outputs of an author (publications, patents, projects and other research production). ORCHID ID allows to ensure that researcher will not be mistaken for someone else with the same surname or after surname or institution is changed.
ORCHID ID benefits: