Information for Editors of Springer Computer Science Proceedings

T_editors_280x210.jpg © ©Utemov / FotoliaConferences applying for publication in one of our series must have:

  • an international program committee
  • a coherent set of topics of international relevance
  • at least three reviews per paper 

To apply for publication in one of our Computer Science proceedings series, please complete our proposal form and send the completed form to Please note that the evaluation may take three weeks or longer.

Preparing your proceedings volume

We prefer full papers of 12-15+ pages in length (LNCS format). The total number of pages should be at least 140. Please discuss the inclusion of short papers with the Springer editors during the evaluation stage. It is essential that all authors comply with our ethical standards, as detailed on our Editorial Policies page.

For more information once your proceedings have been accepted, please read the volume editor guidelines. At the end of the pdf file you will find a checklist for your final submission of data.

Consent to Publish form

Please use the Consent to Publish form sent by the publishing editor in the acceptance e-mail or indicated in the contract. Find links to our most frequently used copyright forms LNCS, CCIS, LNBIP, IFIP-AICT in the download box above. For LNICST Consent to Publish form please contact the EAI/ICST society.

Conference Management Tool - OCS

The Online Conference Service (OCS)  is a personalized conference management system. It helps Program Committee chairs, Program Committee members, reviewers, and authors cooperate efficiently during their collaborative preparation of conference proceedings.
OCS is customizable and flexibly reconfigurable online at any time for each role, for each conference, and for each user. The service has been successfully used for about 200 computer science conferences.
For more information, or to set up a demo OCS session, please contact

Author guidelines

As volume editor, please ensure that you have advised all authors about our author guidelines, and please take the time to read them yourself.


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