Submit a manuscript with your ORCID number

Springer Nature is currently using ORCID in our (major) manuscript submission systems. 

When creating your user account or submitting your manuscript, you will have the opportunity to add your ORCID number.

In order to register a new or existing ORCID number, please follow these simple steps:

  • Log in to your account and select 'Modify my Springer Nature Account'
  • In the Personal Profile tab, click 'Create/Link an Open Researcher Contributor ID', which will redirect you to the ORCID website
  • Follow the instructions and enter your ORCID email and password
  • Click 'Authorise' to link your ORCID with your account in our system.

If you are having trouble registering your ORCID number, please contact our Publishing Support Team at, referencing the journal's name and website URL.

For more information see:

Locate submission instructions for a Springer journal

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