In INSPIRE, processes automatically assign papers to author profiles based on ID and name-matching algorithms. Unfortunately, no system of name matching is perfect, and sometimes papers do not end up in the correct author profiles. INSPIRE now provides a tool that allows you to claim or remove authorship for the papers in your INSPIRE author profile. Claiming authorship for papers that are in another author’s profile is also possible.

Be sure to have your ORCID and INSPIRE author profile, then you’re on your way!

These 2 short, easy to follow, KB’s will guide you:

All your claimed papers will be exported to ORCID after you have enabled this in your author profile, see KB ‘Export your INSPIRE works to ORCID’.

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