ResearcherID is similar to the Scopus Author Identifier and is a unique identifier for individual researchers.
ResearcherID is integrated with the Thomson Reuters database: Web of Science.
If you register for a ResearcherID you will be assigned a unique ID number that remains the same, regardless of whether your name or institution changes, and can:
There are two ways to register for a ResearcherID account:
Via Web of Science:
Once you have a ResearcherID account you can: