University of Salzburg joins OpenAPC

We welcome the University of Salzburg as new contributing institution!

The University Library of Salzburg manages the university's institutional Open Access Publication Fund and has kindly provided an initial data set on APC expenditures.

Contact Person is Linda Ohrtmann.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 68 articles published from 2014 to 2017. Total expenditure amounts to 97 314€ and the average fee is 1 431€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 26 42464 1633
Springer Nature 11 18635 1694
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 9 13845 1538
MDPI AG 7 7387 1055
SAGE Publications 5 3579 716
Elsevier BV 2 3741 1870
Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften 2 1250 625
Cogitatio 1 1080 1080
Copernicus GmbH 1 672 672
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 180 180
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 1333 1333
Scientific Research Publishing, Inc, 1 1178 1178
Wiley-Blackwell 1 1970 1970

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 year (in EURO)

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TU Dresden reports its 2018 APC expenditures

The Technische Universität Dresden has provided its APC expenditures for the 2018 period.

The Saxon State and University Library Dresden (SLUB) is in charge of the Open Access Publication Funds of the TU Dresden, which had received support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2017.

Contact person is Michael Wohlgemuth.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 145 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 164 406€ and the average fee is 1 134€.

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

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 56 23119 413
Springer Nature 35 51249 1464
Frontiers Media SA 18 33023 1835
Elsevier BV 10 17311 1731
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 7 10528 1504
IOP Publishing 3 5105 1702
BioResources 2 2572 1286
JMIR Publications Inc. 2 3724 1862
Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited 1 333 333
American Society of Hematology 1 1930 1930
BMJ 1 1815 1815
British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery 1 1580 1580
Copernicus GmbH 1 340 340
Dove Medical Press Ltd. 1 1902 1902
Ferrata Storti Foundation (Haematologica) 1 1904 1904
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 1 1527 1527
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1997 1997
SAGE Publications 1 1929 1929
Schweizerbart 1 1092 1092
The Company of Biologists 1 1428 1428

Overview

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

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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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 two 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 85 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 155 793€ and the average fee is 1 833€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 26 50857 1956
Springer Nature 20 36162 1808
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 13 22896 1761
MDPI AG 8 11220 1402
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 4 8030 2007
BMJ 2 3502 1751
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 2 5316 2658
Informa UK Limited 2 3009 1505
Oxford University Press (OUP) 2 3265 1633
American Mathematical Society (AMS) 1 788 788
American Physical Society (APS) 1 3407 3407
SAGE Publications 1 1016 1016
Society for Neuroscience 1 3111 3111
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 833 833
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2380 2380

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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