University of Zurich joins OpenAPC

We welcome the University of Zurich as new contributing institution!

The Zurich University Main Library collects data on institutional APC expenditures and has provided an initial data set to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Daniela Jost.

Cost data

The initial data set covers publication fees for 18 articles published in 2019. Total expenditure amounts to 18,822€ and the average fee is 1,046€.

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
Ubiquity Press, Ltd. 4 2920 730
Frontiers Media SA 3 5705 1902
Acoustical Society of America (ASA) 2 889 444
Informa UK Limited 2 2570 1285
SAGE Publications 2 1881 941
Springer Nature 2 2675 1338
Bern Open Publishing 1 429 429
MDPI AG 1 1252 1252
Walter de Gruyter GmbH 1 500 500


A detailed analysis of the contributed data provides the following overview:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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