University of Zurich provides 2012 to 2015 APC data

The University of Zurich has provided data on APC expenditures from 2012 to 2015.

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 31 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 34,453€ and the average fee is 1,111€.

The following table shows the payments Zurich University Main Library has made to publishers from 2012 to 2015.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 16 16931 1058
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 6 9024 1504
Informa UK Limited 2 1782 891
Springer Science + Business Media 2 2219 1109
Amsterdam University Press 1 400 400
Berlin Regener Publishing House 1 348 348
Eurasian Society of Educational Research 1 59 59
MIS Quarterly 1 2491 2491
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1200 1200


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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