GFZ Potsdam updates its 2016 APC expenditures

The Library Wissenschaftspark Albert Einstein has updated the GFZ’s APC expenditures for the 2016 period.

Contact person is Roland Bertelmann.

Cost data

The GFZ’s APC expenditures for 2016 include 25 articles, amounting to 33,099€ and an average fee of 1,324€.

The following table shows the payments the Library Wissenschaftspark Albert Einstein has made to publishers in 2016:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 9 9699 1078
Copernicus GmbH 5 7214 1443
Springer Nature 5 6842 1368
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 432 432
Elsevier BV 1 2762 2762
Frontiers Media SA 1 2684 2684
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1 1876 1876
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 1 1455 1455
Wiley-Blackwell 1 134 134


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