University of Milan reports its 2018 APC expenditures

The University of Milan has reported its APC expenditures for the 2018 period.

Contact person is Paola Galimberti.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 111 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 158 312€ and the average fee is 1 426€.

The following table shows the payments the University of Milan has made to publishers in 2018:

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 32 34443 1076
Springer Nature 24 47759 1990
Frontiers Media SA 13 27022 2079
Informa UK Limited 7 6493 928
Elsevier BV 5 7204 1441
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 5 5453 1091
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 4 6052 1513
Oxford University Press (OUP) 3 6380 2127
Scientific Research Publishing, Inc, 3 951 317
Wiley-Blackwell 3 7340 2447
American Physical Society (APS) 2 2994 1497
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 2 1218 609
SAGE Publications 2 1088 544
IOP Publishing 1 975 975
PeerJ 1 944 944
Portland Press Ltd. 1 1300 1300
Sciencedomain International 1 109 109
ScopeMed International Medical Journal Management and Indexing System 1 87 87
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 500 500

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the University of Milan now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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TH Wildau joins OpenAPC

We welcome the Technische Hochschule Wildau as new contributing institution!

Wildau University Library is in charge of the University's Open Access Publishing Fund, which is supported under the DFG's Open Access Publishing Programme.

Contact Person is Friederike Borchert.

Cost data

The initial data set provided by Wildau University Library covers publication fees for 4 articles published in 2018. Total expenditure amounts to 3 894€ and the average fee is 974€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 3 3453 1151
Elsevier BV 1 442 442

Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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SNSF provides more APC data for 2017 and 2018

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) has provided additional APC data for the 2017 and 2018 periods.

Within the framework of the SNSF's OA policy, grantees are required to publish the results of their research in the form of Open Access publications. APC data on those publications is kindly made available to OpenAPC.

Contact Person for the SNSF is Christian Gutknecht.

Cost data

The new data set provided by the SNSF covers publication fees for 135 articles published in 2017 and 2018. Total expenditure amounts to 276 177€ and the average fee is 2 046€.

Overview

A detailed analysis of the contributed data sets provides the following overview:

Breakdown by publisher

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 39 97873 2510
Elsevier BV 15 38399 2560
Frontiers Media SA 14 29696 2121
MDPI AG 12 12410 1034
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 12 20485 1707
Copernicus GmbH 6 10943 1824
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 3 11053 3684
BMJ 3 4408 1469
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 3 4304 1435
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 3 6437 2146
IOP Publishing 3 5098 1699
Optical Society of America (OSA) 3 5475 1825
Oxford University Press (OUP) 3 5525 1842
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2 3245 1622
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2 2828 1414
Wiley-Blackwell 2 2263 1131
American Chemical Society (ACS) 1 1308 1308
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 1 1537 1537
American Physical Society (APS) 1 2580 2580
American Society for Microbiology 1 2223 2223
Cogitatio 1 1143 1143
EMBO 1 3335 3335
Informa UK Limited 1 507 507
SAGE Publications 1 619 619
Schweizerbart 1 801 801
Society for Neuroscience 1 1683 1683

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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