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ORCID allows scholars and students to record and share their professional activities with a global audience.

Visibility settings

ORCID allows you to control who can see each item on your record. There are three types of visibility:


 Trusted Organizations

 Only me

Change the visibility setting of each section and/or item on your ORCID profile by selecting one of the eye icons.

To set a default:

  • Click your name at the top right of the screen and go to Account settings.
  • Under Defaults, click Visibility. Select your preferred default visibility setting.
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