Springer Nature platforms

Springer Nature advances discovery by publishing robust and insightful research, supporting the development of new areas of knowledge and making ideas and information accessible around the world.

Our platforms deliver fast, accurate access to the depth and breadth of our online collection of Science, Technology and Medicine (STM) and Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) journals, eBooks, reference works and databases.

The Springer Nature platforms that enable researchers to find, access and understand the work of others include: 

  • nature.com hosting all Nature Research journals and academic journals
  • SpringerLink.com home for all Springer, BMC, Palgrave Macmillan and Adis journals, Springer Nature eBooks and Reference Works. 
  • BioMedCentral.com is for the BMC journals 
  • Additional platforms include scientificamerican.com, springermaterials.com, nano.nature.com, experiments.springernature.com & adisinsight.springer.com  


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    SpringerLink is a trusted source for the critical content students and researchers need, delivering unmatched breadth and depth of quality information. Built on the latest technologies SpringerLink provides maximum flexibility and usability. Its sophisticated search and discovery tools deliver results with the speed, accuracy and convenience that users need while responsive design of headers and menus allows for optimal browsing on a desktop, tablet or phone. 

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    Understanding, debating & sharing science since 1869.

    nature.com provides access to Nature Research publications and services, including news and comment from Nature, and the leading scientific jobs board Nature Careers. It also provides access to academic and society journals published in collaboration with Springer Nature.

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    Access all Nature Research content including nature, Nature journals, Nature Review journals, adding more than 35,000 research articles every year. This includes the open access content of Nature Communications, the Nature Partner Journals and Scientific Reports. Read the latest updates from our editors and science news.

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    Academic Journals on nature.com       Nature research journals

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  • Regional Platforms

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Scientific American

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    The authoritative source for the science discoveries and technology innovations that matter.

    Scientific American is the authority on science and technology for a general audience, with coverage that explains how research changes our understanding of the world and shapes our lives. First published in 1845, Scientific American is the longest continuously published magazine in the US. The magazine has published articles by more than 150 Nobel Prize-winning scientists and built a loyal following of influential and forward thinking readers. 

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    With daily coverage in digital media, 12 issues per year of Scientific American, 6 digital issues of Scientific American Mind and more than 170 years of archives, the magazine continues to be the leading source for business and policy leaders, education professionals and science enthusiasts of all kinds.

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    BioMedCentral.com provides access to a large portfolio of peer-reviewed open access journals. Dedicated to open research, BioMed Central now publish over 290 quality peer-reviewed journals in Biology, Clinical Medicine and Health.

    All our platforms combine access to leading peer reviewed publications with intuitive functionality so users can find and access content fast and effectively:   

    • A mobile optimized experience allowing you to read content on any device.
    • Access to peer-reviewed articles before they are published in print.
    • Alert services to keep you up-to-date on the latest research in your area of interest. 
    • Print-on-demand service for selected content.
    • Access to supplementary materials including videos

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    A pioneer of open access publishing, BMC has an evolving portfolio of high quality peer-reviewed journals including broad interest titles such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine, specialist journals such as Malaria Journal and Microbiome, and the BMC Series.

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