University of Trier reports its 2018 APC expenditures

The University of Trier has updated its APC expenditures, providing data for the 2018 period.

The Trier University Library 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 Dr. Evgenia Grishina.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 13 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 19 834€ and the average fee is 1 526€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 5 7366 1473
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 3 4633 1544
Frontiers Media SA 2 3675 1838
Copernicus GmbH 1 1374 1374
MDPI AG 1 573 573
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2212 2212


With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for Trier 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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