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 http://springer.com to start tracking your articles. When action from your side is required, this will also be announced by e-mail.
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)
If you need any assistance please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, 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 http://springer.com.
If you have previously submitted a paper to a Nature Research 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 here. Click on the journal name to where you submitted your manuscript. Example: Blood Cancer Journal:
You will see the "Submit" button on the upper right hand section of the journal's webpage:
Click on the "Submit" button in order to be directed to that journal's manuscript tracking system: