University of Siegen reports 2020 data

The University of Siegen has updated its expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2020 period on APCs, BPCs, and hybrid OA articles published under the Springer and Wiley DEAL agreements.

Siegen University Library is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which received support under the DFG’s Open Access Publishing Programme until 2019.

Contact person for the data set is Lena Vinnemann.

Cost Data

The new APC data set covers publication fees for 13 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 14 829€ and the average fee is 1 141€.

The following table provides an overview. Please note that neither articles published in hybrid journals under the DEAL agreement nor BPCs are included in this list, as they are aggregated in OpenAPC’s transformative agreements and BPC datasets, respectively.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 5 8432 1686
Elsevier BV 2 1050 525
JVE International Ltd. 2 700 350
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 1942 1942
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1 1725 1725
Modestum Limited 1 595 595
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 1 385 385

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the University of Siegen 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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ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences joins OpenAPC

We welcome the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences as new contributing institution!

The ZHAW library operates an Open Access publication fund which provides support for Open Access publishing, an initial data set on funded articles has kindly been provided to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Andrea Moritz.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 0 articles published in 2021, total expenditure amounts to 0€ and the average fee is NaN€.

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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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CSC updates collected APC data for several Finnish institutions

The CSC – IT Center for Science has updated its data, providing more APC and BPC for Finnish HEIs.

The CSC is a non-profit government enterprise which provides IT support and services to Finnish academia and research institutes. It operates VIRTA, a centralized service tasked with collecting publication data from HEIs. VIRTA may also optionally collect cost data on OA publishing (APCs and BPCs), this data is made available to OpenAPC where permission was granted by the data providers.

Contact Person for the CSC is Olli Eskola.

Cost data

The updated data set provided by the CSC covers publication fees for 817 articles published between 2018 and 2021 by 10 different institutions, replacing the previous CSC data. Total expenditure amounts to 1,283,013€ and the average fee is 1,570€. The CSC also provided some BPC data for OA monographs (not shown here).

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Elsevier BV 261 353126 1353
MDPI AG 238 315698 1326
IEEE 68 107482 1581
Springer Nature 55 104626 1902
Frontiers Media SA 27 60655 2246
Wiley-Blackwell 26 80109 3081
Informa UK Limited 16 34865 2179
IOP Publishing 16 30757 1922
Oxford University Press (OUP) 13 33165 2551
AIP Publishing 12 25640 2137
AAAS 7 22501 3214
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 5 7068 1414
SAGE Publications 5 7215 1443
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 5 6970 1394
American Physical Society (APS) 4 13151 3288
JMIR Publications Inc. 4 6389 1597
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 4 4491 1123
American Chemical Society (ACS) 3 4866 1622
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 3 1855 618
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 3 1839 613
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 3 8613 2871
Copernicus GmbH 3 4433 1478
Finnish Society of Forest Science 3 2400 800
BioResources 2 2865 1432
EDP Sciences 2 900 450
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2 3234 1617
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) 2 5364 2682
American Dairy Science Association 1 1560 1560
American Society for Microbiology 1 643 643
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 1 1690 1690
AOSIS 1 742 742
ASTES Journal 1 350 350
Audio Engineering Society 1 994 994
Canadian Science Publishing 1 3000 3000
De Gruyter 1 1190 1190
Det Kgl. Bibliotek/Royal Danish Library 1 350 350
e-Century Publishing Corporation 1 1718 1718
Edinburgh University Press 1 1110 1110
Emerald 1 2648 2648
Future Science, LTD 1 1509 1509
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) 1 1786 1786
Mineralogical Society 1 2643 2643
MIS Quarterly 1 1299 1299
MyJove Corporation 1 3751 3751
NATL TAIWAN UNIV SCI & TECHNOL 1 843 843
PAGEPress Publications 1 416 416
Scientific Research Publishing, Inc. 1 467 467
Society for Neuroscience 1 2493 2493
Taiwan Association for Aerosol Research 1 497 497
The Royal Society 1 257 257
University of Georgia 1 340 340
Virtus Interpress 1 440 440

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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