Monday, 30 March 2009

ID numbers for identifying authors

Following up a Lancet article an overview in Science 323(5922) p1662-1664 by Martin Enserink of numbering systems for authors entitled Are You Ready to Become a Number?

Mentioned are
Thomson Reuters' ResearcherID
CrossFire's ContributorID which is in a discussion phase and for which infromation is blogbased