TiHo Hannover reports its 2017 APC expenditures

The University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation (TiHo) has reported its 2017 APC expenditures.

The TiHo Library is in charge of the institution’s Open Access Publication Funds, which is receiving support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under its Open-Access Publishing Programme.

Contact person is Dr. Julia Dickel.

Cost data

The new dataset covers publication fees for 72 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 110 905€ and the average fee is 1 540€.

The following table shows the payments the TiHo Library has made to publishers in 2017.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Springer Nature 31 43517 1404
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 15 24691 1646
Frontiers Media SA 8 13925 1741
MDPI AG 6 8389 1398
Wiley-Blackwell 3 5913 1971
American Society for Microbiology 2 5777 2888
PeerJ 2 2501 1250
Elsevier BV 1 1649 1649
Informa UK Limited 1 524 524
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1741 1741
The Company of Biologists 1 1428 1428
The Korean Society of Veterinary Science (KAMJE) 1 851 851


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