Assign a DOI

Make your research easy to find and cite

You can assign DOIs to your research with the DataCite system.

DOI stands for "Digital Object Identifier" and functions as unique identifier making your research easy to find and cite for other researchers throughout the world.

The DOI system

  • DOIs are widely used in scientific publishing to cite journal articles.
  • More than 98 % of all DOIs are used for scholarly articles. 
  • The use of DOIs make research traceable and citable and allows interoperability with existing reference services.