ORCID Account

All academic staff at BNU are required to have a complete and up to date ORCID account, either affiliated to BNU or their own university if their are working at BNU based on contract.

What is ORCID?

ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognised. The video casts below give you much wider explanation and practical usage area.

You may do this in 3 easy steps;


Get your unique ORCID identifier Register now! Registration takes 30 seconds.


Enhance your ORCID record with your professional information and link to your other identifiers (such as PubLons, Scopus or LinkedIn).


Include your ORCID identifier on your Webpage, when you submit publications, apply for grants, and in any research workflow to ensure you get credit for your work.