The National Library of Sweden provides APC data for 3 institutions

The National Library of Sweden collects data on APC expenditures from universities and other research institutions in Sweden.

APC expenditures for 3 different institutions have now been made available to OpenAPC.

Contact person for the National Library is Camilla Lindelöw.

Cost data

The new data set provided by the National Library covers publication fees for 304 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 504 280€ and the average fee is 1 659€.

The data originates from the following institutions:

  • Malmö University
  • Örebro University
  • Stockholm University

Overview

A detailed analysis of the contributed data sets provides the following overview:

Breakdown by publisher

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 132 202248 1532
Copernicus GmbH 21 39067 1860
Informa UK Limited 20 26734 1337
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 20 31151 1558
Oxford University Press (OUP) 10 21827 2183
American Physical Society (APS) 6 11724 1954
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 6 4443 740
AAAS 5 16784 3357
American Society for Microbiology 5 12982 2596
Elsevier BV 5 8789 1758
Resilience Alliance, Inc. 5 5089 1018
BMJ 4 8064 2016
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 4 8924 2231
Frontiers Media SA 4 7479 1870
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 4 11075 2769
Springer Nature 4 11204 2801
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 3 8142 2714
SAGE Publications 3 4135 1378
Stockholm University Press 3 1480 493
American Chemical Society (ACS) 2 5895 2947
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 2 2052 1026
IEEE 2 3361 1680
PeerJ 2 2524 1262
University of Chicago Press 2 5701 2851
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 2 2380 1190
Wiley-Blackwell 2 6496 3248
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 1 1877 1877
AIP Publishing 1 2326 2326
American Meteorological Society 1 1007 1007
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press 1 4546 4546
Estonian Academy Publishers 1 293 293
Eurasian Society of Educational Research 1 306 306
Future Science, LTD 1 603 603
Geological Society of London 1 2506 2506
Intellect 1 1441 1441
International Association of Online Engineering (IAOE) 1 412 412
International Society for Gerontechnology (ISG) 1 626 626
IOP Publishing 1 2215 2215
Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 1 1004 1004
Juniper Publishers 1 818 818
Life Science Alliance, LLC 1 2444 2444
Microbiology Society 1 1650 1650
MIT Press - Journals 1 1333 1333
MyJove Corporation 1 1466 1466
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Library 1 197 197
Optical Society of America (OSA) 1 1627 1627
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health 1 1124 1124
Sci Forschen, Inc. 1 790 790
The International Institute of Anticancer Research 1 1696 1696
The Royal Society 1 804 804
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 1 872 872
University of California Press 1 551 551

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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IAB reports its 2021 APC expenditures

The IAB (Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung) has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2021 period.

The IAB is a research institute and special office of the German Federal Employment Agency.

Contact person for the IAB data is Friedrich Riedel.

Cost Data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 16 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 41,820€ and the average fee is 2,614€.

The following table shows the payments the IAB has made to publishers in 2021.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Oxford University Press (OUP) 6 21299 3550
Informa UK Limited 3 10520 3507
Duncker & Humblot GmbH 2 3515 1757
Brill 1 1279 1279
Cogitatio 1 1071 1071
Frontiers Media SA 1 950 950
Oekom Publishers GmbH 1 354 354
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 2832 2832

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the IAB 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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TU Ilmenau reports its 2021 APC expenditures

The TU Ilmenau has updated its APC expenditures, the recent contribution provides data for the 2021 period and some additions for 2019.

The University Library of TU Ilmenau is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which received supports by the DFG under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2020.

Contact person is Dr. Peter Blume.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 38 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 62,794€ and the average fee is 1,652€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 14 22399 1600
Springer Nature 7 11993 1713
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 3 4860 1620
Elsevier BV 2 4998 2499
Frontiers Media SA 2 4445 2223
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2 3448 1724
AIP Publishing 1 1516 1516
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 1 1946 1946
ASTES Journal 1 373 373
Cogitatio 1 1071 1071
European Optical Society 1 1609 1609
Infinite Science Publishing 1 300 300
Optical Society of America (OSA) 1 1742 1742
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2094 2094

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for TU Ilmenau 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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