The National Library of Sweden provides APC data for 2 institutions

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

APC expenditures for 2 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 200 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 405 184€ and the average fee is 2 026€.

The data originates from the following institutions:

  • Karolinska Institutet
  • University of Skövde

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 59 94511 1602
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 19 37462 1972
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 15 39464 2631
Frontiers Media SA 12 27043 2254
Oxford University Press (OUP) 12 23800 1983
Springer Nature 9 31464 3496
Impact Journals, LLC 5 16401 3280
Informa UK Limited 5 10534 2107
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 4 5136 1284
American Society for Microbiology 4 6216 1554
Elsevier BV 4 9606 2402
Wiley-Blackwell 4 9266 2316
American Society for Clinical Investigation 3 10228 3409
IEEE 3 4887 1629
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 3 8046 2682
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health 3 3475 1158
Acta Dermato-Venereologica 2 3189 1594
American Medical Association (AMA) 2 6922 3461
BMJ 2 5063 2531
Det Kgl. Bibliotek/Royal Danish Library 2 701 350
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 2 4676 2338
European Respiratory Society (ERS) 2 2548 1274
Medical Journals Sweden AB 2 1499 749
Society for Neuroscience 2 7061 3531
Spandidos Publications 2 1969 985
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1 2103 2103
American Speech Language Hearing Association 1 1709 1709
Brill 1 382 382
Bristol University Press 1 1771 1771
British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery 1 1709 1709
Cogitatio 1 1153 1153
Ferrata Storti Foundation (Haematologica) 1 404 404
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 770 770
IGI Global 1 430 430
International Global Health Society 1 2311 2311
International Journal of Medical Education 1 1032 1032
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 1652 1652
Life Science Alliance, LLC 1 2457 2457
Mary Ann Liebert Inc 1 2754 2754
MyJove Corporation 1 2155 2155
Rockefeller University Press 1 4770 4770
S. Karger AG 1 2895 2895
The Journal of Rheumatology 1 3561 3561

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg reports its 2021 APC expenditures

The Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2021 period.

The University Library of Erlangen-Nürnberg is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which has been receiving support under the DFG’s Open Access Publishing Programme until 2018.

Contact person is Markus Putnings.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 334 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 609 001€ and the average fee is 1 823€.

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

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 128 221732 1732
Springer Nature 98 205461 2097
Frontiers Media SA 34 58084 1708
Elsevier BV 10 15232 1523
Wiley-Blackwell 9 16596 1844
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 8 13517 1690
SAGE Publications 6 8959 1493
IEEE 5 8574 1715
Informa UK Limited 4 7045 1761
BMJ 3 5210 1737
Copernicus GmbH 3 3727 1242
American Chemical Society (ACS) 2 2519 1260
American Physical Society (APS) 2 4011 2005
Cambridge University Press (CUP) 2 2169 1085
IOP Publishing 2 2981 1490
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 2 1619 809
Acta Dermato-Venereologica 1 1666 1666
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 2002 2002
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 1 3272 3272
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 1 1498 1498
Biophysical Society 1 1006 1006
eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd 1 1792 1792
EMBO 1 4284 4284
Georg Thieme Verlag KG 1 1012 1012
GeoScienceWorld 1 2016 2016
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) 1 2380 2380
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 2007 2007
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 2022 2022
Life Science Alliance, LLC 1 1981 1981
Pensoft Publishers 1 833 833
sub\urban e.V. 1 1785 1785
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 2008 2008

Overview

With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for Erlangen-Nürnberg 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 Frankfurt reports its 2021 APC expenditures

The Goethe University Frankfurt has updated its APC expenditures, providing data for the 2021 period.

The University Library Johann Christian Senckenberg is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which received support under the DFG’s Open Access Publishing Programme until 2021. The new data also contains Gold OA articles published under the DEAL agreements and decentralized payments.

Contact Person is Roland Wagner.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 482 articles, total expenditure amounts to 921 324€ and the average fee is 1 911€.

The following table provides an overview:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 136 233794 1719
Frontiers Media SA 117 218010 1863
Springer Nature 102 235324 2307
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 23 40003 1739
Elsevier BV 18 31404 1745
Copernicus GmbH 13 21653 1666
Wiley-Blackwell 10 18633 1863
Oxford University Press (OUP) 9 25719 2858
BMJ 8 17885 2236
Informa UK Limited 6 12144 2024
American Physical Society (APS) 4 5516 1379
American Chemical Society (ACS) 3 9683 3228
AIP Publishing 2 7363 3681
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2 2576 1288
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2 3493 1747
MIT Press - Journals 2 2825 1413
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) 2 5007 2504
S. Karger AG 2 4190 2095
SAGE Publications 2 2234 1117
Termedia Sp. z.o.o. 2 400 200
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 2018 2018
American Geophysical Union (AGU) 1 1547 1547
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 1 1852 1852
Baishideng Publishing Group Inc. 1 1637 1637
California Digital Library (CDL) 1 147 147
Center for Transportation Studies 1 987 987
Geological Society of America 1 1714 1714
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) 1 1904 1904
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 1 451 451
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 1956 1956
Optical Society of America (OSA) 1 2183 2183
PeerJ 1 1362 1362
Pensoft Publishers 1 1190 1190
Schweizerbart 1 854 854
The Royal Society 1 1285 1285
University of Uludag 1 1785 1785
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 595 595

Overview

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