New APC data harvested from Regensburg University

New APC data has been harvested from the institutional repository of Regensburg University, which was the first OpenAPc participant to switch to data provision via OAI-PMH.

Regensburg University Library is in charge of the central publication fund at University of Regensburg, which received support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2019.

Contact person is Dr. Gernot Deinzer.

Cost data

The new data covers publication fees for 55 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 94 361€ and the average fee is 1 716€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 29 48783 1682
Frontiers Media SA 16 25130 1571
BMJ 3 5087 1696
Informa UK Limited 2 5955 2978
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2 3406 1703
Elsevier BV 1 2579 2579
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 2231 2231
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 1190 1190


With the recent set of harvest data included, the overall APC data for Regensburg now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

plot of chunk tree_regensburg_2022_01_13_full

Average costs per year (in EURO)

plot of chunk box_regensburg_2022_01_13_year_full

Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

plot of chunk box_regensburg_2022_01_13_publisher_full