Discontinued and Ceased journals published by Springer Nature

Please see the options below for journals that are no longer published by Springer Nature. The journals have either been transferred or have ceased publication. If a journal has been transferred to another publisher, please click on the new publishing company name and you will be directed to their webpage. If a journal has ceased publication, it means that no other companies will be publishing these journals.

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Journals transferred to other publishers

Academic Questions - National Association of Scholars

Polity – University Chicago Press

The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics – Ludwig von Mises Institute

Annals of Behavioral Medicine – Oxford University Press

Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Res (CORR) – Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum – Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

The American Journal of Gastroenterology - Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

HAND – Sage Publishing

Journal of Information Technology – Sage

Feminist Review - Sage

Translational Behavioral Med – Oxford Academic

Population Ecology – Wiley

Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease – Wiley

Journal of Genetic Counseling – Wiley

Ecological Research – Wiley

Raumforschung und Raumordnung |  Spatial Research and Planning - De Gruyter

La Rivista Italiana della Medicina di Laboratorio - Italian Journal of Laboratory Medicine - Edizioni Minerva Medica

Biologia Plantarum - The Institute of Experimental Botany

Photosynthetica - The Institute of Experimental Botany

Immunology and Cell Biology - Wiley

Politische Vierteljahresschrift - Nomos 2011 to 2016


Ceased subscription / hybrid journals

Lettera Matematica Pristem


Russian Journal of Genetics: Applied Research

PharmacoEconomics Spanish Research Articles

Lettera Matematica

Applied Informatics

Climate Change Responses



Cancer Microenvironment

Organizational Design and Enterprise Engineering


Open Access journals transferred to other publishers

Asia Pacific Family Medicine - World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians (Wonca)

Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences - World Scientific Publishing

Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins including Tropical Diseases – self published

World Allergy Organization Journal – Elsevier

New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science - New Zealand Forest Research Institute Limited, trading as SCION

Vietnam Journal of Computer Science – World Scientific

Triple Helix – Brill

Bandung: Journal of the Global South – Brill

Journal of Animal Science and Technology - Korean Society of Animal Science and Technology

Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity – MDPI

Scientific Phone Apps and Mobile Devices - APD SKEG Pte Ltd.

Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology – Wolters Kluwer

Emerging Microbes & Infections – Taylor & Francis

Asia-Pacific Science Education (APSE) - Brill

Public Health Reviews - Frontiers

Annals of Occupational and Environmental Medicine- AOEMJ


Ceased Open Access journals

EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems

Extreme Physiology & Medicine

Journal of Therapeutic Ultrasound

Robotics and Biomimetics

Journal of Compassionate Health Care

Lingua Sinica

Neurovascular Imaging

Journal of Chinese Studies

Safety in Health

Fields Mathematics Education Journal

The Journal of Global Positioning Systems

BMC Obesity

BMC Ear Nose & Throat

BMC Biophysics

BMC Physiology

BMC Clinical Pathology

BMC Molecular Biology

BMC Structural Biology

BMC Systems Biology

BMC Biochemistry

BMC Hematology

Asian Journal of German and European Studies (AGES)

Applied Cancer Research. Ceased publishing 1st November 2020

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