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15 Jul. 2021: Adding publications to your ORCID account

The ESO Library prepared the document "Populating your ORCID account with your publications".
It explains how you can use ADS, CrossRef and DataCite efficiently to (auto-)update your ORCID account with your publications.

With ADS you can claim your papers very easily and populate your ORCID account with already published papers.
In contrast, CrossRef and DataCite update your account automatically, if you give them permission (and if you submitted your ORCID to the publisher).

25 Mar. 2021: Open Research Europe platform

A new platform for EU-funded research has become available: 

"Today, the European Commission launched Open Research Europe, a publishing platform for scientific papers that will be accessible to everyone. The platform will present the results of research funded by Horizon Europe, the EU research and innovation programme for 2021-2027, and its predecessor, Horizon 2020."

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