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Springer Nature is a leading academic and educational publisher serving the needs of researchers, students, teachers and professionals around the world. It is Springer Nature’s mission to help the community to discover, learn and achieve more. We serve this cause by making knowledge accessible across our three business areas of Research, Education and Professional.

Our History

Our History

Springer Nature was created in May 2015 through the combination of Nature Publishing Group, Palgrave Macmillan, Macmillan Education and Springer Science+Business Media.

Springer Nature has roots and values built over 175 years from its respected and established portfolio of brands.

Our Management

Our Management

“This is an exciting time for Springer Nature. Never has the role of research and education been more important as we develop innovative ways to meet the evolving needs of our customers - academic researchers, students, teachers, professionals and wider society, in markets across the world.” - DANIEL ROPERS, CEO

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Our solution provider

Springer Nature Technology and Publishing Solutions (TPS) helps our clients to acquire, produce and deliver content across media and markets.

With a focus on technology driven solutions and deep insight in the publishing domain, TPS offers a range of services.

Our Business


As a research publisher we are advancing discovery by publishing robust and insightful research, developing new areas of knowledge and making research accessible.


In Education, we support students, teachers and institutions through a lifetime of learning by providing them with high quality content in the most relevant, engaging and flexible formats.


As a professional content provider, we are one of the leading content and solution providers in the areas of medicine, transport, business and engineering.

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