University of Rhode Island reports 2020 APC expenditures

The University of Rhode Island (URI) has updated its APC expenditures, the recent contribution provides cost data on APCs paid in 2020.

The URI University Libraries operate the University’s Open Access Fund, which underwrites publication fees for articles published in eligible open access journals.

Contact Person is Andrée Rathemacher.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 5 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 7 064€ and the average fee is 1 413€.

The following table provides an overview of the new data:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 4 5490 1372
Springer Nature 1 1575 1575

With the recent contributions included, the overall APC data for the URI now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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Couperin.org provides 2019 APC expenditures for the Université de Lorraine

The Couperin consortium collects data on APC expenditures from universities and other research institutions in France.

APC expenditures for the Université de Lorraine in 2019 now been made available to OpenAPC.

Contact Persons for Couperin are Valerie Larroque and Sandrine Malotaux.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 53 articles published in 2019. Total expenditure amounts to 77 853€ and the average fee is 1 469€.

The following table provides an overview of the new data:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 21 24952 1188
Springer Nature 8 14358 1795
Frontiers Media SA 6 10130 1688
Elsevier BV 4 8180 2045
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2 2824 1412
ZealPress 2 690 345
American Society for Microbiology 1 796 796
Copernicus GmbH 1 2232 2232
Herald Scholarly Open Access 1 1217 1217
Impact Journals, LLC 1 3011 3011
Informa UK Limited 1 2520 2520
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 1328 1328
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 1 841 841
SAGE Publications 1 1993 1993
SciDoc Publishers LLC 1 234 234
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2547 2547

Overview

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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University of Frankfurt reports its 2020 APC expenditures

The Goethe University Frankfurt has updated its APC expenditures, providing data for the 2020 period.

The University Library Johann Christian Senckenberg is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which is supported under the DFG’s Open Access Publishing Programme.

Contact Person is Roland Wagner.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 248 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 429 079€ and the average fee is 1 730€.

The following table shows the payments Frankfurt University Library has made to publishers in 2020.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 88 154545 1756
Frontiers Media SA 71 133361 1878
Springer Nature 24 42533 1772
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 15 24985 1666
Wiley-Blackwell 11 22848 2077
Elsevier BV 6 10171 1695
BMJ 3 4509 1503
Copernicus GmbH 3 3627 1209
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 3 4977 1659
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 3 927 309
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 2 3722 1861
Informa UK Limited 2 1710 855
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 2 1756 878
University of Uludag 2 3570 1785
Akademiai Kiado Zrt. 1 835 835
American Medical Association (AMA) 1 1472 1472
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 1 1031 1031
International Global Health Society 1 1779 1779
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 2201 2201
Korean Neurosurgical Society 1 319 319
Optical Society of America (OSA) 1 1858 1858
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 1 1478 1478
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1949 1949
sub\urban e.V. 1 400 400
Termedia Sp. z.o.o. 1 267 267
The Royal Society 1 1285 1285
University of California Press 1 962 962

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for Frankfurt now looks as follows:

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