ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that can be used to link you with your research products such as papers and data sets.
To link a data set to your ORCID record, follow these steps:
- Sign in to ORCID.org. In the Works section of your record, choose “Add Works – > Search & Link”. Select DataCite from the list of organizations.
2) Choose the first option, ‘Manually add works you find via DataCite Search to your ORCID record.’
3) Search using your data set’s DOI or other criteria such as title, author, etc.
4) Select ‘Add to ORCID record’ in the lower right hand corner of the record returned.
Now the data set should appear on your ORCID page in the Works section: