Max Planck Digital Library reports 2016 expenditures for various publishers

The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) has reported its 2016 expenditures for PLoS, Frontiers, SPIE, eLife and Copernicus journals.

MPDL provides institutional funding for Open Access publications for researchers affiliated with the Max Planck Society. MPDL makes use of central agreements with Open Access publishers.

Please note that article processing charges funded locally by Max Planck Institutes are not part of this data set. The Max Planck Society has a limited input tax reduction. The refund of input VAT for APC is 20%.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 201 articles published by MPG researchers in the aforementioned journals. Total expenditure amounts to 334 463€ and the average fee is 1 664€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
PLOS ONE 66 99863 1513
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 20 41679 2084
Frontiers in Psychology 15 22412 1494
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 8 13271 1659
Frontiers in Microbiology 7 9216 1317
PLOS Computational Biology 7 16650 2379
eLife 7 17911 2559
Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 6 8404 1401
Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 5 6636 1327
Frontiers in Plant Science 5 7741 1548
PLOS Genetics 5 11806 2361
Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 5 8001 1600
Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4 6267 1567
PLOS Biology 4 11975 2994
Frontiers in Immunology 3 3686 1229
Frontiers in Neural Circuits 3 5530 1843
Biogeosciences 3 3404 1135
Geoscientific Model Development 3 5875 1958
Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems 3 2676 892
Frontiers in Neuroscience 2 2212 1106
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 1 1106 1106
Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology 1 1106 1106
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Earth Science 1 1106 1106
Frontiers in Endocrinology 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Genetics 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Materials 1 1106 1106
Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Neuroanatomy 1 1475 1475
Frontiers in Neurology 1 662 662
Frontiers in Physiology 1 1106 1106
Frontiers in Robotics and AI 1 1843 1843
Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience 1 662 662
PLOS Pathogens 1 2394 2394
Climate of the Past 1 2903 2903
Earth System Dynamics 1 979 979
Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 1 1555 1555
Journal of Electronic Imaging 1 993 993
Optical Engineering 1 1034 1034

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the MPG now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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Max Planck Digital Library reports 2016 expenditures for PLoS journals

The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) has reported additional APC expenditures PLoS journals.

MPDL provides institutional funding for Open Access publications for researchers affiliated with the Max Planck Society. MPDL makes use of central agreements with Open Access publishers.

Please note that article processing charges funded locally by Max Planck Institutes are not part of this data set. The Max Planck Society has a limited input tax reduction. The refund of input VAT for APC is 20%.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 83 articles published by MPG researchers in PLoS journals. Total expenditure amounts to 142 689€ and the average fee is 1 719€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
PLOS ONE 66 99863 1513
PLOS Computational Biology 7 16650 2379
PLOS Genetics 5 11806 2361
PLOS Biology 4 11975 2994
PLOS Pathogens 1 2394 2394

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the MPG 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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IST Austria reports APC expenditures for 2016

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria has provided its 2016 APC expenditures, containing both articles supported by library funds and also paid publications from research groups.

Contact person is Patrick Danowski.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 10 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 33 089€ and the average fee is 3 309€.

The following table shows the payments the IST has made to publishers in 2016.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Elsevier BV 4 19266 4816
American Physical Society (APS) 1 1884 1884
F1000 Research, Ltd. 1 562 562
IOP Publishing 1 1872 1872
MyJove Corporation 1 3468 3468
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 1 1596 1596
Springer Nature 1 4440 4440

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the IST Austria now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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