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In addition to the well-known DOI, what other persistent identifiers (PIDs) for publications/documents are in use?

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Possible answers to this depend quite a bit on how you define publications, and how specific you want the identifiers to be in terms of fitting the respective definition. Wikidata has several perspectives on that - currently, there are

None of these are exhaustive, and consistency (e.g. in terms of including DOIs or not) can probably also be improved further.

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