How to write a journal article


Find out how to write your article and present your research clearly using the Royal Society of Chemistry guidelines from our author and reviewer resource centre.

This guidance is suitable for first-time and experienced authors and looks at writing style and how to structure an article. 

Type of Activity

working independently



Age Group

Postgraduate & Teacher


The Royal Society of Chemistry publishes 40 peer-reviewed journals, more than 1,500 print books and a collection of online databases and literature updating services. Our international publishing portfolio covers the core chemical sciences including related fields such as biology, biophysics, energy and environment, engineering, materials, medicine and physics.

Our author and reviewer resource centre provides information and services to help you publish your research with - and review for - Royal Society of Chemistry journals.