ORCID to begin using Ringgold as Registration Agency

ORCID is to begin using Ringgold as Registration Agency for ISNI Institutional Identifiers to support the accurate and persistent identification of researcher institutional affiliations.

Click here for the Ringgold press release, or click here for the ORCID press release.

About the ISNI International Agency

ISNI is the globally recognized and adopted standard approved by ISO for the unique identification of the public identities across all fields of creative activity.

Registration Agency

A registration agent provides the interface between ISNI applicants and the ISNI Registration Authority, which is governed by the ISNI board and administered by OCLC.

Search the ISNI Database

Use the lookup tool provided by OCLC to search the ISNI database, to discover which Public Identities have already been assigned ISNIs.