An authority (such as CrossRef) has marked this contributor identifier as “authenticated”.
The initial use of this attribute is to record the @authenticated attribute that Crossref may assign to an ORCID or other contributor ID.
OPTIONAL (defaults to false) on element: <contrib-id>
|true||This contributor identifier has been marked by the issuing authority as authenticated.|
|false||No guarantee has been made about this contributor identifier.|
An ORCID authenticated by orcid.org
... <contrib> <contrib-id contrib-id-type="orcid" authenticated="true"> http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1825-0097</contrib-id> <contrib-id contrib-id-type="scopus">7007156898</contrib-id> <name><surname>Carberry</surname> <given-names>Josiah Stinkney</given-names></name> </contrib> ...