Charles University joins OpenAPC

We welcome Charles University as new contributing institution!

Charles University Library collected data on APCs paid for by faculties budgets at Charles University and has provided an initial data set to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Tereza Simandlová.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 489 articles published from 2016 to 2018. Total expenditure amounts to 717,366€ and the average fee is 1,467€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 96 174658 1819
MDPI AG 62 85528 1379
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 60 94696 1578
Frontiers Media SA 31 53170 1715
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 23 42104 1831
Academia Scientiarum Bohemoslovaca 20 12664 633
Informa UK Limited 19 33191 1747
Maghira & Maas Publications 17 20165 1186
Palacky University Olomouc 15 5728 382
Wiley-Blackwell 14 29395 2100
Elsevier BV 10 16382 1638
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 10 5170 517
Pensoft Publishers 8 4232 529
Copernicus GmbH 6 9361 1560
Oxford University Press (OUP) 6 12716 2119
Termedia Sp. z.o.o. 5 2155 431
AIP Publishing 4 6552 1638
Ferrata Storti Foundation (Haematologica) 4 4441 1110
Impact Journals, LLC 4 12840 3210
S. Karger AG 4 8773 2193
SAGE Publications 4 4767 1192
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 3 5789 1930
Magnolia Press 3 685 228
Medical Science International 3 4044 1348
OMICS Publishing Group 3 4925 1642
PeerJ 3 3479 1160
Spandidos Publications 3 4528 1509
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 2 2516 1258
Ivyspring International Publisher 2 3382 1691
Masaryk University Press 2 386 193
Optical Society of America (OSA) 2 3145 1572
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 2 5824 2912
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 2 2600 1300
The Company of Biologists 2 2858 1429
Zerbinis Medical Publications 2 755 378
American Meteorological Society 1 1520 1520
American Physiological Society 1 885 885
American Society for Microbiology 1 1493 1493
American Vacuum Society 1 1178 1178
Archives of Budo Science of Martial Arts and Extreme Sports 1 288 288
Association of Basic Medical Sciences of FBIH 1 534 534
Baishideng Publishing Group Inc. 1 2721 2721
BioScientifica 1 355 355
BMJ 1 1816 1816
Cogitatio 1 900 900
e-Century Publishing Corporation 1 1829 1829
E.S. Burioni ricerche bibliografiche 1 2363 2363
Editorial Committee of Annals of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 1 774 774
EDP Sciences 1 1089 1089
Georg Thieme Verlag KG 1 1938 1938
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences 1 363 363
Inter-Research Science Center 1 1633 1633
International Institute of Anticancer Research 1 590 590
International Scientific Information, Inc. 1 2046 2046
IOP Publishing 1 2469 2469
Jihoèeská univerzita v Èeských Budìjovicích 1 19 19
Mary Ann Liebert Inc 1 1064 1064
Mediterranean Council for Burns and Fire Disasters 1 306 306
Medknow 1 491 491
Polskie Towarzystwo Farmaceutyczne 1 306 306
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 1 1101 1101
Sci Forschen, Inc. 1 822 822
Scientia Socialis 1 195 195
Universidad de Alicante Servicio de Publicaciones 1 249 249
University of Uludag 1 1475 1475
Univerzita Karlova, 1. lékaøská fakulta 1 433 433
Wroclaw Medical University 1 363 363
Wydawnictwo Adam Marszalek 1 155 155

Overview

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

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Tampere University joins OpenAPC

We welcome Tampere University as new contributing institution!

Tampere University Library collects data on institutional APC expenditures and has provided an initial data set to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Sari Leppänen.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 86 articles published in the first half of 2019. Total expenditure amounts to 141,000€ and the average fee is 1,640€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 17 19623 1154
Springer Nature 12 20378 1698
Elsevier BV 9 12372 1375
Wiley-Blackwell 7 15715 2245
Informa UK Limited 6 12982 2164
IEEE 4 6059 1515
SAGE Publications 4 2256 564
BMJ 3 7177 2392
Oxford University Press (OUP) 3 7039 2346
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 3 4985 1662
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2 3005 1502
IOP Publishing 2 4200 2100
Optical Society of America (OSA) 2 3226 1613
Aarhus University Library 1 265 265
ALTEX Edition 1 2000 2000
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 1 3500 3500
American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (ASBMB) 1 3068 3068
American Society for Microbiology 1 3088 3088
American Thoracic Society 1 931 931
Copernicus GmbH 1 1694 1694
Frontiers Media SA 1 2655 2655
Genetics Society of America 1 1929 1929
Mary Ann Liebert Inc 1 1077 1077
Nordic Journal of Science and Technology Studies 1 577 577
The Company of Biologists 1 1200 1200

Overview

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

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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TU Darmstadt reports its 2018 APC expenditures

The Technische Universität Darmstadt has updated its APC expenditures.

The University and State Library Darmstadt (ULB) 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 Nicole Rosenke.

Cost Data

The new data set covers publication fees for 41 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 45 218€ and the average fee is 1 103€.

The following table shows the payments the ULB has made to publishers in 2018 (including taxes and discounts).

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 19 15257 803
Frontiers Media SA 8 15809 1976
Copernicus GmbH 3 2524 841
PeerJ 3 2817 939
Kritische Geographie Berlin e.V. 2 800 400
FapUNIFESP (SciELO) 1 447 447
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1 1599 1599
IOP Publishing 1 1404 1404
Optical Society of America (OSA) 1 1964 1964
Pensoft Publishers 1 654 654
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 1 1943 1943

Overview

With the recent contributions included, the overall APC data for TU Darmstadt now looks as follows:

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