University of Zurich provides 2016 to 2018 APC data

The University of Zurich has provided data on APC expenditures from 2016 to 2018.

The Zurich University Main Library collects data on institutional APC expenditures and kindly provides them to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Daniela Jost.

Cost data

The new data covers publication fees for 42 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 54,398€ and the average fee is 1,295€.

The following table shows the payments Zurich University Main Library has made to publishers from 2016 to 2018.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 18 27997 1555
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 6 7876 1313
Springer Nature 4 4489 1122
Informa UK Limited 3 4063 1354
SAGE Publications 2 953 476
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 1 456 456
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 1 1489 1489
Cogitatio 1 800 800
Elsevier BV 1 1105 1105
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 2493 2493
MDPI AG 1 943 943
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 960 960
sui generis 1 276 276
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 500 500

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the University of Zurich 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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DLR reports 2019 and 2018 APC expenditures

The German Aerospace Center (DLR - Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt) has provided its APC expenditures for the 2019 period and some additional articles for 2018.

The DLR Library is responsible for compiling data sets on institutional APC expenditures and kindly provides them to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Martin Wimmer.

Cost data

The new data sets cover publication fees for 213 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 329,434€ and the average fee is 1,547€.

The following table provides an overview:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 74 80536 1088
Elsevier BV 31 71351 2302
Springer Nature 25 50945 2038
Copernicus GmbH 23 30560 1329
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 19 28401 1495
Frontiers Media SA 6 11637 1939
Optical Society of America (OSA) 6 10653 1776
Informa UK Limited 5 5014 1003
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 4 7253 1813
IOP Publishing 3 6120 2040
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 2 2546 1273
SAGE Publications 2 2783 1392
Wiley-Blackwell 2 6150 3075
AIP Publishing 1 1352 1352
EDP Sciences 1 1500 1500
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 1600 1600
Schweizerbart 1 1718 1718
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 4358 4358
American Meteorological Society 1 715 715
EMW Publishing 1 541 541
International Society of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions 1 250 250
Mary Ann Liebert Inc 1 2515 2515
Redakcia Zhurnala Svetotekhnika LLC 1 500 500
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 1 437 437

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the DLR 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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University of Liège joins OpenAPC

We welcome the University of Liège as new contributing institution and as our first participant from Belgium!

The Liège University Library has collected data on institutional APC expenditures and provided an initial data set to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Paul Thirion.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 152 articles published in 2019. Total expenditure amounts to 267,591€ and the average fee is 1,760€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 32 41457 1296
Springer Nature 27 57578 2133
Frontiers Media SA 18 36831 2046
Elsevier BV 12 27624 2302
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 10 15888 1589
Copernicus GmbH 9 8719 969
Wiley-Blackwell 7 18082 2583
Canadian Center of Science and Education 3 923 308
Presses Agronomiques de Gembloux 3 800 267
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2 8004 4002
American Society for Clinical Investigation 2 8116 4058
Impact Journals, LLC 2 7023 3511
Optical Society of America (OSA) 2 3193 1596
Oxford University Press (OUP) 2 4124 2062
Pensoft Publishers 2 648 324
Scientific Societies 2 4732 2366
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 2 810 405
AIP Publishing 1 1456 1456
American Medical Association (AMA) 1 4055 4055
American Society for Microbiology 1 2549 2549
EconJournals 1 296 296
EMBO 1 4247 4247
Informa UK Limited 1 742 742
IOP Publishing 1 1696 1696
Mary Ann Liebert Inc 1 735 735
MNK Publications 1 299 299
Open Access Text Pvt, Ltd. 1 683 683
PAGEPress Publications 1 600 600
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS) 1 125 125
SAGE Publications 1 1600 1600
Society for Neuroscience 1 2813 2813
The Royal Society 1 1145 1145

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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