University of Bamberg reports its 2016 APC expenditures

The University of Bamberg has updated its APC expenditures, providing data for the 2016 period.

Bamberg University Library is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which is supported by the DFG under its Open-Access Publishing Programme.

Contact person is Dr. Fabian Franke.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 14 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 15 788€ and the average fee is 1 128€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 4 5216 1304
Frontiers Media SA 3 4826 1609
SAGE Publications 3 750 250
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 1 1813 1813
Dove Medical Press Ltd. 1 1841 1841
Elsevier BV 1 893 893
Gesellschaft für Erdkunde zu Berlin 1 450 450


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