Creating an ORCID Account and Linking to HeinOnline
ORCID provides a unique, persistent identifier to distinguish researchers and allow them to showcase their research outputs and activities. Learn more about ORCID. Already registered for an ORCID account? Learn more about connecting your existing account to HeinOnline.
If you have not yet registered for an ORCID account, follow the below instructions for the smoothest registration and linking experience.
You will need to register for your ORCID account through your HeinOnline author profile page. Discover how to locate your personal author profile page in HeinOnline.
Click “Register or Connect Your ORCID iD”
A button to register or connect your ORCID iD will display on your author profile page in HeinOnline. Click the button to proceed with your ORCID iD alignment.
Click “Register Now”
You will be prompted to sign in with your existing ORCID account or register. Register for a new account by clicking the “Register now” button.
Register for Your Free ORCID Account
Create your account by entering your name, primary email address, and password. You will also be asked to select your visibility settings. Note: To display your HeinOnline works in ORCID, you must select set your visibility to either “Everyone” or “Trusted parties.” Learn more about ORCID’s visibility settings.
After you have selected the correct visibility settings, proceed with the rest of registration and click “Register.”
Authorize HeinOnline to Fully Integrate with ORCID.
To fully integrate your HeinOnline and ORCID profiles—including being able to showcase your HeinOnline articles in ORCID—you will need to authorize the following permissions. Note: If you select “Deny,” you will not be able to fully integrate your HeinOnline and ORCID profiles.
Verify Your Email Address to ORCID.
To complete your ORCID registration, you will need to verify your email address to ORCID. Follow the instructions in your ORCID welcome email.
Note: If you do not verify your email address, you will not be able to display your HeinOnline articles in ORCID.
Return to Your Author Profile Page in HeinOnline
Upon returning to your HeinOnline author page, you will see your ORCID iD displayed along with an option to send your works to ORCID.
Congratulations! You have created an ORCID account and successfully linked it to your HeinOnline author profile page.
To get the most out of this integration, send your list of HeinOnline articles to your ORCID profile. From your HeinOnline profile page, select the “Send works to ORCID” button underneath your ORCID iD. You will be redirected to a list of your current works in HeinOnline. Check the boxes next to the desired articles and click submit.
Successfully sending the works to ORCID will allow them to appear on your ORCID profile to either everyone or trusted parties of your choosing, depending on the visibility settings you chose in the beginning. You can also adjust the visibility settings for each individual article. View your list of works in ORCID at https://orcid.org/my-orcid.
For further questions regarding HeinOnline’s integration of ORCID, please contact support at email@example.com.