Welcome to Publishing Support

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

Author guidelines

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

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For journal authors wanting to find out more, you can access the key information you need on article transfers, Open Access, copyright, permissions and more. You can also find out how to contact your journal of interest.

Learn more about: Journals

Open Access

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

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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.

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Article Templates and Editing

Our Microsoft Word & LaTeX templates are there to help you write your article. If English is not your first language why not use our Editing service.

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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.

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

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IOP Publishing Academy

Our Publishing Academy is a collection of educational resources and events that will help you if you are an early career researcher.

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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.