Benefits and Privileges for Reviewers

Review Material and Financial Compensation

Hardcopies of books and articles that you have reviewed remain your property.

In compensation for your out-of-pocket expenses, you will be credited with a flat rate of 2.56 Euro per review (excluding book reviews and authors’ abstracts). If you would like this credit to be transferred to a bank account, please advise our editorial office accordingly.

Discount on Springer Books

Springer Verlag grants reviewers of zbMATH a discount of 40% on Springer books ordered for their personal use in case of cash payment. The discount is increased to 50% if the reviewer’s credit is used for the purchase.

Please place your book order directly with the editorial office.


Please read also: Review Contents and Style Guide, Organizational Aspects of the Reviewing Task, and Legal Matters.

For a printable version please go to our complete Guide for Reviewers in A4 or in Letter format.