Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg reports its 2018 APC expenditures

The Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2018 period.

The University Library of Erlangen-Nürnberg 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 Markus Putnings.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 212 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 328 661€ and the average fee is 1 550€.

The following table shows the payments the FAU has made to publishers in 2018.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 66 107256 1625
Frontiers Media SA 44 79010 1796
MDPI AG 37 44768 1210
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 14 21395 1528
Dove Medical Press Ltd. 7 13280 1897
Elsevier BV 7 8114 1159
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 7 8418 1203
Ivyspring International Publisher 3 5925 1975
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2 3247 1623
BMJ 2 3289 1645
Copernicus GmbH 2 3052 1526
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2 3530 1765
JMIR Publications Inc. 2 3430 1715
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 2 1303 652
Wiley-Blackwell 2 3276 1638
American Chemical Society (ACS) 1 1512 1512
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 1 1802 1802
Cogitatio 1 1071 1071
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 1 1976 1976
Georg Thieme Verlag KG 1 1964 1964
Impact Journals, LLC 1 1966 1966
Informa UK Limited 1 500 500
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 1 1987 1987
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1741 1741
PAGEPress Publications 1 714 714
S. Karger AG 1 1743 1743
SAGE Publications 1 607 607
University of Uludag 1 1785 1785

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for Erlangen-Nürnberg 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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IAB joins OpenAPC

We welcome the IAB (Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung) as new contributing institution!

The IAB is a research institute and special office of the German Federal Employment Agency.

Contact person for the IAB data is Friedrich Riedel.

Cost Data

The data covers publication fees for 11 articles paid for in 2018. Total expenditure amounts to 26 892€ and the average fee is 2 445€.

The following table and plots show the payments the IAB has made to publishers in 2018.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 3 7854 2618
Informa UK Limited 2 5266 2633
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 1 2510 2510
Nomos Verlag 1 2124 2124
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 2707 2707
SAGE Publications 1 1076 1076
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 2380 2380
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2975 2975

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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University of Debrecen joins OpenAPC

We welcome the University of Debrecen as new participant and as our first contributor from Hungary!

The Debrecen University Library has collected and reported APCs paid at the institution in 2018.

Contact person is Kálmán Szőke.

Cost Data

The data covers publication fees for 114 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 174 072€ and the average fee is 1 527€.

The following table and plots show the payments the university has made to publishers in 2018.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 30 46407 1547
Springer Nature 19 36438 1918
EDP Sciences 9 617 69
Frontiers Media SA 8 23245 2906
Elsevier BV 6 7294 1216
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 6 11584 1931
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 6 9564 1594
Wiley-Blackwell 6 9855 1643
Czestochowa University of Technology 2 572 286
FapUNIFESP (SciELO) 2 986 493
Informa UK Limited 2 3573 1786
Pensoft Publishers 2 1292 646
Spandidos Publications 2 2351 1175
AcademicPres (EAP) Publishing House 1 254 254
Bentham Science Publishers Ltd. 1 2556 2556
Centre of Sociological Research, NGO 1 444 444
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences 1 254 254
Czech Botanical Society 1 483 483
Emerald 1 2523 2523
Impact Journals, LLC 1 3689 3689
MyJove Corporation 1 3344 3344
OMICS Publishing Group 1 1812 1812
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1524 1524
PeerJ 1 1387 1387
Polskie Towarzystwo Biochemiczne (Polish Biochemical Society) 1 965 965
Technical University of Liberec 1 210 210
Virtus Interpress 1 851 851

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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