Information for Authors of Springer Proceedings

Below you will find Springer's guidelines and technical instructions for the preparation of proceedings papers. These may be stand-alone proceedings or part of a series. Here is a list of some of our main proceedings series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), incl. its subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI), and LNCS Transactions, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (LNEE), Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (IFIP AICT), Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (AISC), Springer Proceedings in Physics, Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing (LNBIP), Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics (PROMS).

Preparing your proceedings paper

For your convenience, we have summarized in the "Author Guidelines" document how a proceedings paper should be structured, how elements (headings, figures, references) should be formatted using our predefined styles, etc. We also give some insight on how your paper will be typeset at Springer. The PDF of the Authors Guidelines can be downloaded here or as part of the zip files containing the complete sets of instructions and templates for the different text preparation systems.
Springer has developed LaTeX style files and Word templates to help you prepare your paper. LaTeX is the preferred format for texts containing several formulae, but Word templates are also available below.