The Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) is a permanent identifier system for researchers that provides a persistent 16-digit numeric identification number to distinguish you from all other researchers. Stellenbosch University (SU) became a member of ORCID in 2015. The development of the SU integration with the ORCID registry is nearly ready for roll-out. For more information, click the heading of this posting.

The February 2016 training programme is now available. Enquiries: Elbie van Wyk, tel.: 021 808-4399 or e-mail: ejvw@sun.ac.za. For the programme and more information, click the heading of this posting.