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ORCID metadata

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Find out how to understand the metadata (information about the data in each field) available on the ORCID record for the Education, Employment, Funding and Works sections. The lists below show required fields for each section (marked *), and instructions for data that is being entered manually.

  • Metadata in the Education section
  • Metadata in the Employment section
  • Metadata in the Funding section
  • Metadata in the Works section

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