Freie Universität Berlin reports its remaining 2019 APC expenditures

The Freie Universität Berlin has updated its APC expenditures, providing their remaining cost data for the 2019 period.

The University Library of Freie Universität Berlin is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publication Fund, which received support by the DFG under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2019.

Contact person is Birgit Schlegel.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 6 articles. Total expenditure amounts to 8 653€ and the average fee is 1 442€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Elsevier BV 1 1963 1963
Frontiers Media SA 1 1892 1892
MDPI AG 1 1009 1009
Oxford University Press (OUP) 1 1480 1480
Pensoft Publishers 1 833 833
Springer Nature 1 1476 1476


With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the FU Berlin 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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