Journal Authors


We highly value your contribution to scientific progress. For decades, Thieme has been a trusted scientific publisher committed to the highest standards. As a family-owned business, we create a welcoming and attentive environment for our authors. You can count on a rigorous peer review, a streamlined and efficient publication process, and wide accessibility of your paper shortly after acceptance.


Authors will receive upon publication an electronic reprint of the Published Journal Article for personal use.

Pre-Publication Reprints

To order pre-publication reprints, also known as off-prints, please send an email to the Journals Coordinator at

Post-Publication Reprints

Copies of individual articles that have already been published can be purchased via the Thieme electronic product platform Thieme-connect:

  • Step 1: Visit Thieme Connect
  • Step 2: Browse to your journal
  • Step 3: Browse to the article
  • Step 4: Click Permissions and Reprints link on article page
  • Step 5: Follow instructions on RightsLink
Publication process for Thieme authors