ORCID – An idea whose time has come?

28 May 2015 Information Power and Research Consulting recently completed a review of the Jisc-ARMA ORCID pilots, where 8 UK universities implemented the ORCID unique researcher identifier in their systems. The final report and an implementation checklist for institutions can now be found here. These show that momentum behind ORCID is now building rapidly, both in the UK and across the …

SHERPA/REF stakeholder consultation – Final Report

4 May 2015 Following the SHERPA/REF Stakeholder Consultation exercise which took place in January 2015, Research Consulting and the Centre for Research Communications produced a report which was subsequently presented to HEFCE, together with the Service Specifications Report, user stories and other outputs.  The CRC has always intended to make the report available under a CC-BY licence, with the permission of HEFCE, and …