Freie Universität Berlin reports additional 2020 BPC expenditures

The Freie Universität Berlin has provided more BPC expenditures for the 2020 period.

The data originates from a dedicated fund operated by University Library of Freie Universität Berlin, which supports the publication of open-access monographs and edited volumes.

Contact person is Birgit Schlegel.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 5 books. Total expenditure amounts to 31 250€ and the average fee is 6 250€.

The following tables provides an overview of the reported BPC payments.

  Books Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
De Gruyter 2 12000 6000
transcript Verlag 2 12960 6480
Franz Steiner Verlag 1 6290 6290


With the recent contribution included, the overall BPC data for the FU Berlin 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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