Welcome to Publishing Support

Publishing Support provides information and guidance to help you publish your research with IOP Publishing.

Read about our plans to move all our owned journals to double-blind peer review, making us the first physics publisher to adopt the approach portfolio-wide.

Author guidelines

Get help and guidance on choosing the right journal, writing your article and how the submission process works.

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View and contact our journals, Open access journals and information about our article transfer service

Learn more about: Journals

Author services and tools

Article templates, Submission checklist, IOP academy resources and more to help you write and submit your article

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Open Access

Find out about open access publishing options, policies and prices at IOP Publishing.

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Copyright and Permissions

View information and resources to help you with our copyright and permissions policies

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Conference proceedings

Are you preparing a paper for a conference? These resources will help you to get your paper ready for publication.

Learn more about: Conference proceedings

Covid-19 Response and Guidance

As the COVID-19 crisis has unfolded, we have been dedicated to supporting and protecting our employees, customers and communities.

Learn more about: Covid-19 Response and Guidance


If you are thinking about writing a book or have already started, this section will provide you with all the information you need.

Learn more about: Books

Track my article

By entering your manuscript ID in the search box below, you will be able to see the progress of your manuscript, how long it will typically take in that stage and what you need to do next.

You can track your article on WeChat too.