A Digital Object Identifier or DOI is a persistent identifier or handle used to uniquely identify objects,standardized by the International Organization for Standardization. Having a DOI you will have the following opportunities: an Increase of Impact Factor,activation of Citedby services,an increase in articles view,sharing EndNote and iThenticate databases,etc.

CrossRef has linked more than 75 million scientific contents in the world,by assigning the DOI code to scientific articles and contents from all over the world.

The up-coming congress will assign DOI to all papers submitted to the congress on behalf of ISCDBU,as the direct representative of CrossRef.