Semantico supports the open-sourcing of ORCID

Semantico, suppliers of digital publishing solutions to the scholarly and professional market, is pleased to support the open sourcing of the ORCID codebase onto GitHub.

Semantico shares and supports the core principles that drive the open-sourcing of the ORCID project – those of openness and community. The fully documented release of the ORCID codebase will promote the transparency of the project and build trust whilst engaging the broader scholarly community in improving and extending the standard.

Declan Newman, Head of Development at Semantico commented: “We worked closely with ORCID to deliver an innovative and robust standard to the scholarly community. Its great to see it open-sourced and we look forward to continued collaborations with ORCID.”