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Knowledge, information and quality – these are the three things that shape Springer Science+Business Media’s business activities. We develop, manage and disseminate knowledge – through books, journals and the Internet. We work with the world’s best academics and authors in long-standing loyal partnerships based on mutual trust and we are always open to new input.

We aim to offer excellence – more than 150 Nobel prize-winners have published with Springer to the present date. Many of our publications are considered authoritative works in their field, read by academics and students, used by libraries and universities, academic professionals and practitioners in various branches of industry.

SpringerLink ( – contains:

2600 Journals

44155 eBooks

1213 Book Series

189 Reference Works

23094 Protocols

Springer Online Archives Collection – backfiles

SpringerMaterials – SpringerMaterials is based on the Landolt-Börnstein New Series, the unique, fully evaluated data collection in all areas of physical sciences and engineering. SpringerMaterials also comprises the Dortmund Data Bank Software & Separation Technology, a Database on Thermophysical Properties and the Linus Pauling Files, a Database on Inorganic Solid Phases and chemical safety data.

SpringerProtocols Introducing the world’s most comprehensive collection of peer-reviewed life sciences protocols – SpringerProtocols. Available through SpringerLink and’s IP-enabled Protocol gateway, libraries and corporations can offer their patrons online access to the most worthwhile protocols instantly from multiple locations, including library, office, home or wherever they are.