Finding the science in social media
On this planet of nearly 8bn people, more than 3bn of us use social media each month [*]. This staggering growth, from the early days of social as a
A good home for almost every paper
There’s a reason Springer Nature publishes so many journals, even within disciplines—and that reason is that one size does not fit all. So to best serve authors, we’ve worked to provide the right venues for as many researchers as we possibly can.
New and improved: How to write a research article—free tutorial
Like designing a study or an experiment, writing a research article has a protocol—a formula—that, once you know it, you can easily follow. This formula helps both Editors and readers know where to find the information in your article quickly and efficiently, and following it will help you publish your work more quickly.
Transfers during trying times
Research goes on. And the Transfer Desk at Springer Nature is still working hard to help every sound submission that comes into us find a suitable journal to publish it.
Accelerating open access: what is missing from Plan S
Last week Science Europe announced the launch of cOAlition S – a group of 11 national research funding organisations in Europe who have all signed up
Celebrating one year of In Review
Celebrating the 1-year anniversary of In Review—the first-of-its-kind preprint service that also lets you track the progress of your manuscript through the peer review and editorial processes.
Hybrid journals can advance the move towards full open access
Hybrid journals play an important role in the transition to open access.
An interview with Stella Georgiadou of the Transfer Desk
I recently had the chance to sit down with Stella Georgiadou, a Senior Submissions Editor at the Springer Nature Transfer Desk. In her role at the Transfer Desk, she provides expertise in the humanities and social sciences for the Transfer team.
Writing in English—new free tutorial
We’re proud to present our updated free tutorial on Writing in English.
4 (or more) tips for submitting your paper—free tutorial
A new free tutorial describing how to best pick journals and—how to prepare and format your paper to increase the chances of acceptance.