Journal Editors

Springer journal editors will find important information in this section about running a journal, including sections on peer review, production, ethics and marketing. Journal editors provide a critical function in scholarly communication and together with your Springer publishing staff, we aim to provide the guidance and support you need.

Editorial Guide: Pre-Production

Editorial board

Editorial Boards

Learn the structure, functions, roles and strategies of setting up a strong Editorial Board.

Soliciting Articles

Soliciting Article Submissions

Learn strategies for maintaining a healthy paper flow and how to get the best quality papers for publication.

Peer Review

Peer Review

Learn about the importance of peer review and how to make the process run as smoothly as possible.

Editorial Guide: Journal Production and Beyond

Journal Production

Journal Production and Publication

Learn the steps of how an article goes through production and is published online and in a journal issue.

Ethics

Publishing Ethics

Practical guidance for managing the repercussions of publishing work that could be in breach with the codes of conduct.

Desposit Account

Marketing your journal

Learn how Springer promotes your journal and simple tips for your own activities.