DLR joins OpenAPC

We welcome the German Aerospace Center (DLR - Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt) as new contributing institution!

The DLR Library has compiled a data set on institutional APC expenditures which has been made available to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Martin Wimmer.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 162 articles published in 2018. Total expenditure amounts to 232,398€ and the average fee is 1,435€.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 49 48756 995
Copernicus GmbH 23 29255 1272
Springer Nature 21 45140 2150
Elsevier BV 15 32096 2140
IEEE 11 13436 1222
Frontiers Media SA 7 12490 1784
AIP Publishing 4 5047 1262
Optical Society of America (OSA) 4 7691 1923
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 3 6480 2160
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 3 4360 1453
EDP Sciences 3 2400 800
IOP Publishing 3 2610 870
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 2 3214 1607
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2 2042 1021
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2 2807 1403
Schweizerbart 2 3235 1618
Wiley-Blackwell 2 5603 2801
American Physical Society (APS) 1 2775 2775
Exeley, Inc. 1 160 160
Informa UK Limited 1 150 150
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 1 1399 1399
SAGE Publications 1 362 362
WITPRESS LTD. 1 890 890

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 publisher (in EURO)

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