New APC data harvested from Regensburg University

New APC data has been harvested from the institutional repository of Regensburg University, which had shifted to APC data provision via OAI-PMH three years ago.

Regensburg University Library is in charge of the central publication fund at University of Regensburg, which receives support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under its Open-Access Publishing Programme.

Contact person is Dr. Gernot Deinzer.

Cost data

The new data covers publication fees for 72 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 133 973€ and the average fee is 1 861€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 15 28291 1886
MDPI AG 14 19697 1407
Springer Nature 14 35448 2532
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 6 11644 1941
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 6 10272 1712
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 2 2817 1409
Oxford University Press (OUP) 2 5324 2662
Plegia Research Library 2 3389 1695
Wiley-Blackwell 2 3163 1582
British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery 1 1821 1821
e-Century Publishing Corporation 1 1483 1483
Elsevier BV 1 5129 5129
European Cells and Materials 1 1053 1053
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 112 112
SAGE Publications 1 2090 2090
Sciaccess Publishers LLC 1 1170 1170
Verein zur Forderung des Open Access Publizierens in den Quantenwissenschaften 1 238 238
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 833 833

Overview

With the recent set of harvest data included, the overall APC data for Regensburg 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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Saarland University joins OpenAPC

We welcome Saarland University as new contributing institution!

The Saarland University and State Library (SULB) decided to make data on APC expenditures directly available in their institutional repository, which has now been harvested by OpenAPC for the first time via OAI-PMH.

The SULB is also in charge of the central publication fund at Saarland University, which receives support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under its Open-Access Publishing Programme.

Contact person is Ulrich Herb.

Cost data

The initial data covers publication fees for 67 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 103 407€ and the average fee is 1 543€. The following tables and plots provide an overview of the new data set:

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 24 35165 1465
Springer Nature 11 19272 1752
Frontiers Media SA 7 11529 1647
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 5 8499 1700
Elsevier BV 2 2585 1292
JMIR Publications Inc. 2 4064 2032
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 2 2069 1034
University of California Press 2 2094 1047
Wiley-Blackwell 2 3434 1717
American Chemical Society (ACS) 1 813 813
Cell Physiol Biochem Press GmbH and Co KG 1 1785 1785
Copernicus GmbH 1 541 541
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 1691 1691
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1 1596 1596
IOP Publishing 1 1238 1238
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 1 1909 1909
SAGE Publications 1 1989 1989
SPIE-Intl Soc Optical Eng 1 1349 1349
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 1785 1785

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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Leibniz Association's open access fund reports 2018 and 2019 APC expenditures

The Open Access Publishing Fund of the Leibniz Association has reported its APC expenditures for the 2018 and 2019 period.

Data is provided by Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB - German National Library of Science and Technology). TIB is operating the open access fund together with ZB MED (Leibniz Information Centre for Life Sciences) and ZBW (German National Library of Economics – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics).

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 358 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 529 676€ and the average fee is 1 480€.

To interpret the cost data correctly, please have a look at the funding policy of the Leibniz Association's open access fund.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 76 124560 1639
Copernicus GmbH 62 91035 1468
Frontiers Media SA 61 99672 1634
MDPI AG 56 76896 1373
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 33 52484 1590
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 8 1160 145
Elsevier BV 7 9271 1324
IOP Publishing 6 10674 1779
Wiley-Blackwell 6 9550 1592
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 5 7818 1564
PeerJ 4 4765 1191
Resilience Alliance, Inc. 4 5629 1407
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 4 2056 514
BMJ 3 5189 1730
Oxford University Press (OUP) 3 4874 1625
The Royal Society 3 3856 1285
Cogitatio 2 1606 803
Informa UK Limited 2 3367 1684
Pensoft Publishers 2 712 356
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 1 1909 1909
Firenze University Press 1 214 214
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1 1450 1450
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 1 662 662
SAGE Publications 1 1010 1010
Schweizerbart 1 1687 1687
Soil Science Society of America 1 1856 1856
sub\urban e.V. 1 700 700
The American Association of Immunologists 1 1585 1585
The Company of Biologists 1 1428 1428
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 2000 2000

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the Leibniz Association's open access fund 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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