“Research impact is the demonstrable contribution that research makes to the economy, society, culture, national security, public policy or services, health, the environment, or quality of life, beyond contributions to academia”
Australian Research Council
An ORCID ID is a unique researcher identifier, used worldwide, that helps you keep track of your research publications.
It identifies you and your work and prevents confusion between researchers with the same name or initials.
Requiring ORCID in Publication Workflows: Open Letter
Major publishers have committed to requiring ORCID iDs in the publishing process for their journals and invite other publishers to do the same. See a list of journals/publishers here
Instructions on how to get your ORCID ID for Monash researchers here
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