Issue 4

January 2013

Welcome to the 4th issue of our Authors' Update. In this issue we’re presenting exciting new online tools to help you with publishing your work, developing your career or keeping up to date with the latest research.


    Did you know that you can now register for a unique ID with ORCID? This identifier can be used by editors, funding agencies, publishers and institutions to reliably recognize you in the same way that ISBNs and DOIs identify books and articles.  Read more

  • Publishing Connect

    Discover the free, bite-sized webcast versions of our popular series of workshops aimed at early career researchers.  Read more


  • Mobile strategy

    We present an overview of the tools released by Elsevier which allow readers to use their mobile devices to read, search or keep in touch with our journals.   Read more


  • About the author

    We interview Professor Armando Pombeiro, who shares his thoughts and views on what it is like to be an author.  Read more



MenuLogoTo combat the challenges posed by the many versions of a same article that can exist on the web, Elsevier and other publishers have banded together with CrossRef to create the CrossMark identification service.  Read more

Authors app competition

authors-mobile-appWinners of Elsevier’s Mobile Application Competition announced.  Read more