The NIH Manuscript Submission allows you to submit an electronic version of your peer-reviewed final manuscript for inclusion in PubMed Central. Eligible manuscripts must have been funded by one of the participating groups listed in the login table below.

Choose a login route:

You should use the same login for all subsequent visits. remind me about previously used accounts

NIHMS does not maintain these login routes. If you experience problems with your login, please contact the institution that is responsible for the account.

Route Users Policy
NIH & eRA Commons NIH intramural and extramural scientists

NOTE: eRA Commons account holders should enter login credentials on the "NIH Login" screen.

 Public Access Policy
publisher publishers
HHMI Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators  position statement in support of open access publishing
My NCBI others

If you do not have an account, "My NCBI" allows users to create new accounts; click on the "My NCBI" route to create one.

If you are a PI, you can register for an eRA Commons account at

For more information on how to use this system to submit your manuscript see User's Guide.