How can I find out about the status of my Springer journal manuscript?

For most of our journals the corresponding author can track the article online. Article Tracking will guide you through the seven stages from the moment your article has been accepted until it is published. Every step is described and will let you know whether action is required.

Please log in to your personal My Springer account in  to start tracking your articles. When action from your side is required, this will also be announced by e-mail.

Article Stages:
1.Confirmation of receipt
3.Article proofs sent to author
4.Corrected proofs returned by author
5.Online First – Article available online
6.Journal Issue available online
7.Article published (in print and/or final electronic version)

For further help please contact us at or contact the responsible editor for the journal. Editorial contacts can be found by clicking on the "Help & support" button under the "For Authors" section of the journal's homepage as listed on

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