Springer.com has changed and accounts can only be created on SpringerLink.
Springer account are shared across many Springer sites including SpringerLink (http://link.springer.com), Springer Materials (http://materials.springer.com), AdisInsight (http://adis.springer.com), and Springer.com.(http://link.springer.com) If you have previously created an account in one of these sites then you can simply log into your existing account.
To register a new account in SpringerLink.com:
- Go to http://link.springer.com
- Select 'Login / Register' from the drop-down menu: top-right-hand side of the screen.
- Click on 'create new account'
- Fill in your details and click submit.