University of Salzburg reports its 2022 APC expenditures

The University of Salzburg has reported new APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2022 period.

The University Library Salzburg manages the university’s institutional Open Access Publication Fund.

Contact Person is Linda Ohrtmann.

Cost Data

The new data set covers publication fees for 21 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 45 472€ and the average fee is 2 165€.

The following table shows the payments the University of Salzburg has made to publishers in 2022 (including taxes and discounts).

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Frontiers Media SA 11 27637 2512
MDPI AG 3 5261 1754
Springer Nature 2 5202 2601
Cogitatio 1 1140 1140
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 1 1816 1816
Resilience Alliance, Inc. 1 1104 1104
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 1152 1152
Wiley-Blackwell 1 2160 2160


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