Submit your journal paper

Submit your research through your chosen journal’s online submission site, find author support and understand your next steps to publish your paper.

You’ve decided to submit your paper to an Emerald journal, great news!

Submit your paper

Use our search to find your chosen journal and find out what is required to submit your paper in the author guidelines. You will then submit your paper online.

You can only submit your paper to one journal at a time.

Find your journal

New open access journals

Submissions for each of the four new journals below are now open. Click on each journal to learn more about their aims and scope aligned to the sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Find out more about our new open access programme

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Journal of Responsible Production and Consumption

SDG goal 12

Contributes to the progress of UN SDG 12, advancing knowledge in resources, energy efficiency and sustainable infrastructure.

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Quality Education for All

SDG goal 4

Contributes to the progress of UN SDG 4, addressing the fundamental challenges facing education and learning today and, in the future.

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International Perspectives on Health Equity

SDG goal 3

Contributes to the progress of UN SDG 3, advancing knowledge on all aspects of health equity.

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Urbanization, Sustainability and Society

SDG goal 3

Contributes to the progress of UN SDG 11, addressing the sustainable development of cities across the globe.




Add your ORCID iD

Your ORCID identification distinguishes you from every other researcher and links your research activities. Don’t have one? It only takes a few minutes to register.

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Technical questions

Visit the Clarivate ScholarOne author support site for help documents, video tutorials and contact details for their support team.

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Manuscript support services

Submit your paper to our doctoral research awards or find out more about our Literati Awards for Excellence.

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Are you eligible for an open access publishing voucher?

We partner with libraries and consortia to offer authors prepaid vouchers to publish their work openly. 

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Next steps

The journal editor(s) will consider your submitted paper. If it fits with the aims and scope of the journal, your paper will be sent out for review.


Learn about peer review

Your submitted paper will be entered into the peer review process. Find out what to expect with Emerald.

Read about peer review

Understand the publishing process

See all the steps in our journal publishing process and download our helpful infographic.

View publishing step by step