Author Archives: Ellen Cole

About Ellen Cole

Scholarly Publications Librarian at Northumbria University.

UK ORCID members meeting and launch of the Jisc ORCID consortium

Torsten Reimer, who hosted this event, has written a post summing up discussions at the meeting, including the high-level requirements for current research information systems, repository platforms, funders and publishers agreed by attendees, and presentations from speakers. My notes from the event … Continue reading

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ORCID at Northumbria update – UK members meeting and Import from ORCID

Last week I attended the UK ORCID members meeting and launch of the Jisc consortium at Imperial College London. The meeting aimed to bring together the UK ORCID community to discuss our expectations for stakeholders in ORCID implementation, to inform the service … Continue reading

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ORCID-CASRAI Joint Conference

ORCID and CASRAI held a joint outreach conference and codefest in Barcelona on the 18th-19th May 2015. As part of this, in a parallel session titled “Distinguishing UK Research and Researchers – from concept to implementation: the Jisc-ARMA ORCID Pilot … Continue reading

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Embedding ORCID Across Researcher Career Paths – Final project summary

At Northumbria, the University Library has been proactively promoting and supporting ORCID, both as an identifier in the institutional repository Northumbria Research Link (NRL) and as part of a well-established research skills programme. Our approach to the pilot project was … Continue reading

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Libraries, Researchers and ORCID webinar

To hear a bit more about what we’ve done with ORCID at Northumbria University, as well as activity at Texas A&M and University of Michigan, you can join a free webinar tomorrow, 30th October 2014. The webinar will be held o … Continue reading

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ORCID project update

For the ORCID pilot progress meeting on 17th September, each institution had to prepare a single slide and a five minute update on their project. Unfortunately, at last minute I was unable to attend the meeting. Here’s the update I would have … Continue reading

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Use case one: Moving ORCID upstream

Northumbria’s ORCID pilot project has, so far, focused on use case one, Moving ORCID Upstream. To quickly sum up this use case (there’s more information about this in our project plan), we’re aiming to introduce ORCID registration at an early … Continue reading

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Northumbria University Researcher Development Event

From 30th June – 4th July 2014 the University Library and Research and Business Services are holding a Researcher Development Event. It’s open to Northumbria University staff and postgraduate research students. Join us at a Research Showcase in Mea House Auditorium … Continue reading

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ORCID at Northumbria

Some background to what we’ve done at Northumbria so far and the approach we’re taking for our next steps. I was very happy to see the January 2013 announcement that Jisc, RCUK, HEFCE and HESA, among others, were backing ORCID as … Continue reading

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Project plan – timescale and budget

Project timeline Budget As a participant in the Jisc-ARMA ORCID pilot project, Northumbria University has been awarded £10,000 for our project, Embedding ORCID across researcher career paths. Around £2,500 will be committed to a 12 month membership to ORCID. The … Continue reading

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