How can I add/submit a Corrigendum?


  1. Please check the Author Guidelines to find the template for a Corrigendum manuscript
  2. Login to our website at with your account.
  3. Once logged in, click on Submit (at the top of the page)

  4. Select “Start New”.

  5. You can find general information regarding the manuscript submission form on this page. The following points will concern specific entries for corrections.

  6. My Submission Details
    1. Journal: select the same journal and section as the original article
    2. Article type: Select Correction
    3. Research Topic: leave empty
    4. Files: upload any file required (see here for more info on uploading files)

  7. Manuscript information
    1. Article title: it should be "Corrigendum: <<insert original article title>>"
    2. Keywords: use the same keywords as the original article
    3. Body Text: put the body text of the manuscript file, prepared as per the instructions in the author guidelines
  8. Related Frontiers Article: search (either by title or author name) the original article and select it.

  9. Authors: enter the same author list as in the original article (see here for more info on entering author information). The Author contribution statement is likewise the same as in the original article

  10. Editorial Information
    1. Contribution to the field: clearly state the reason for the Correction

  11. Statements: Enter what is relevant to your situation

  12. Once the form is complete, the 'Submit' button at the bottom will unlock and will allow you to submit your correction.