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ARDC Handle Service

Welcome to the the Handle Service documentation page.

Explore the possibility minting handles s for your organisation, understand the ways to access the ARDC Handle service, find out the answers to common handle-related questions and learn examples of handle service applications other organisations.





Resolution Service 

Handle Client Application



Minting Handle Manually

Editing a handle

Changing handle owner



Client Registration

Service Authentication

Handle Service Policy Statement

Participant agreement


Handle Service FAQs

Technical Updates/Release Notes

 Decision Tree - What identifier do I need? 

Recommended Practice

Use Case Scenarios

Example Scenario


M2M Services Overview

Administrative Services

Non-administrative Services