Find submission status of your article / manuscript

Springer Journals

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
2. Typesetting
3. Article proofs sent to the 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)

If you need any assistance 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

Nature Portfolio Journals

If you have previously submitted a paper to a Nature Portfolio journal and would like an update on the status of your submission, please login to the manuscript tracking account for the corresponding journal.


A list of links to the Manuscript Tracking System login pages for each journal is available hereClick on the journal name to where you submitted your manuscript. Example: Blood Cancer Journal:

A screenshot of the Journal A-Z page, highlighting Blood Cancer Journal in the list.

Go to the 'Publish with us' drop down menu:

A screenshot of Blood Cancer Journal’s ”Publish with us” navigation menu, expanded to show the submission link.

Click on 'Submit manuscript' in order to be directed to that journal's manuscript tracking system:

A screenshot of the Manuscript Tracking System home page for Blood Cancer Journal.

Scientific Reports

For the status of your submission to Scientific Reports please email the journal.

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