TiHo Hannover reports its 2019 APC expenditures

The University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation (TiHo) has reported its 2019 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.

In addition, the TiHo has also reported cost data on articles published under the DEAL agreement with Wiley.

Contact person is Dr. Julia Dickel.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 113 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 186 803€ and the average fee is 1 653€.

The following table shows the payments the TiHo Library has made to publishers in 2019. Please note that articles published in hybrid Wiley journals under the DEAL agreement are not included in this list, as they are aggregated in OpenAPC’s transformative agreements data set.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 37 48369 1307
Springer Nature 30 50889 1696
Frontiers Media SA 17 33704 1983
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 14 24193 1728
Elsevier BV 6 14875 2479
BMJ 2 5748 2874
ALTEX Edition 1 1000 1000
American Chemical Society (ACS) 1 2072 2072
American Dairy Science Association 1 1541 1541
Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Arak University 1 89 89
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 1725 1725
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1625 1625
PeerJ 1 974 974


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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