JLU Gießen reports APC expenditures for 2019 and 2020

The Justus Liebig University Gießen has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2019 and 2020 periods.

The JLU University Library is in charge of the University's Open Access Publishing Fund, which was supported by the DFG under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2019.

Contact person is Florian Ruckelshausen.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 90 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 152 512€ and the average fee is 1 695€.

The following table shows the payments the JLU library has made to publishers since their last report.

Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 28 47300 1689
Frontiers Media SA 14 24403 1743
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 10 18709 1871
Springer Nature 7 12888 1841
Wiley-Blackwell 7 10648 1521
Elsevier BV 5 8792 1758
American Chemical Society (ACS) 3 2009 670
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 3 5874 1958
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 3 5791 1930
Pensoft Publishers 2 2315 1157
SAGE Publications 2 1085 543
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 4163 4163
American Society for Microbiology 1 797 797
Copernicus GmbH 1 2213 2213
Future Science, LTD 1 1558 1558
IOP Publishing 1 2142 2142
Royal College of Psychiatrists 1 1826 1826

Overview

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