Learn, Write, Submit

  • Learn to write clear and concise papers
  • Invite & collaborate with co-authors
  • Find & submit to the best suited journal

Welcome to Author path - the free scientific writing tool designed to guide authors through every step of the publication journey!

Author Path brings journal selection, writing, collaboration, and submission management into one powerful platform.

See how you can reach your writing & publication goals below!

Create a Manuscript Project


Create a new manuscript project and automatically get relevant journal recommendations from the Edanz Journal Selector database.


Invite co-authors to collaborate and start writing. The writing process is made easy with expert writing guidance provided for all sections of your manuscript.

Easy writting & collaboration
Effortless Submission to your target journal


Author Path's integration with submission management software* means you can track your submission right through to acceptance.

*Feature due to be released in an upcoming version

Join the thousands of authors who are using Author Path to learn about and simplify the research writing process

Author Path compiles your project into manageable sections

Manageable section
Expert writing advice

Each section gives you expert writing advice and tips using real examples from successfully published papers

The integrated Journal Selector tool allows you to search, refine, and save journals that best suit your project

Integrated journal selector tool
Search for references

Search for references online and save them to your Resources section.

  • Automatic backup

    Secure automatic backup and version history

  • Download & export your project

    Download & export your project to common file formats

  • Spell & grammar check

    Automatic spelling and grammar check

  • Search or import reference

    Search online databases for references or import from reference management tools

  • Cover letter wizard

    Automatic cover letter creation wizard

  • Analytics track

    Dashboard & analytics to track your writing progress