MLU Halle-Wittenberg reports its 2021 APC expenditures

The Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2021 period and some remaining articles for 2020.

The MLU University and State Library (ULB) 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 Roberto Cozatl.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 119 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 218 871€ and the average fee is 1 839€.

The following table provides an overview of the new data:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 45 81377 1808
Frontiers Media SA 28 52902 1889
Springer Nature 23 52181 2269
Wiley-Blackwell 11 18115 1647
Elsevier BV 3 3302 1101
Informa UK Limited 2 3696 1848
International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) 2 728 364
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 2326 2326
IMR Press 1 1031 1031
sub\urban e.V. 1 833 833
University of Uludag 1 1785 1785
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 595 595


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