Information for book authors & editors

© SpringerExplore our book authors and editors pages to learn more about publishing a book with Springer.

If you have an idea or proposal for a book, please get in contact with a publishing editor in your subject area. They can provide feedback and advice on how to move forward. The manuscript guideline pages also provide detailed instructions on how to prepare your manuscript in the best possible way. Ask your editor about open access publishing options.

Take a look at the book publishing process in our infographic.

Getting started

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Contact a Publishing Editor

Contact one of our publishing editors to discuss your proposal.

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Write a textbook

Would you like to write a textbook? Find all information here on how to get started and expand the impact of your educational materials. 

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Submit your book proposal online

Is your book concept ready to be considered for publication? Then you can easily submit your proposal online. Ask your publishing editor for a personal access link. 

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