Springer Author Acadamy

Welcome to the Springer Author Academy, a guide from Springer and Edanz.

On the following pages you will find detailed advice on journal and book publishing, peer review and open access, including various videos (with Chinese and Japanese or English subtitles). If you are interested in more in-depth study, we also offer interactive courses including features like quizzes, personalized certificates and a user dashboard so you can monitor your progress.

The following topics are covered by our Author Academy:

    Open Access Academy

  • Green and gold open access
  • Fully and hybrid open access journals
  • Article-processing charges (APC)
  • Benefits of open access publishing
  • Open access mandates and funding
  • Peer review and indexing
  • Creative Commons
  • Copyright
  • How to choose the right journal
  • Open access at Springer
  • Take the e-learning class on “Open Access”

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