An ORCID is a unique, persistent identifier for researchers and scholars that stays with you throughout your career. This helps improve the discoverability of your work, connects your works, and eliminates name ambiguity. Get an ORCID profile and link it to your UF Research:
Connect your iD to your work.
Use your iD in grants, publications, datasets, etc.
An ORCID is important for addressing author disambiguation (different authors with the same name) and linking scholarly publications across multiple systems used by publishers, scholarly societies, funding bodies, and employing institutions.