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 46 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 80 962€ and the average fee is 1 760€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 12 24017 2001
Frontiers Media SA 11 22104 2009
MDPI AG 8 10768 1346
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 5 8581 1716
SAGE Publications 2 1832 916
BMJ 1 1302 1302
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 1 1013 1013
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 1 2668 2668
Elsevier BV 1 5129 5129
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 217 217
IOP Publishing 1 1428 1428
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 1 1666 1666
Verein zur Forderung des Open Access Publizierens in den Quantenwissenschaften 1 238 238


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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