HsH reports its 2022 APC expenditures

The Hochschule Hannover - University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HsH) has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the 2022 period.

The HsH Library is in charge of the University’s Open Access Publishing Fund, which received supports by the DFG under its Open-Access Publishing Programme until 2020.

Contact persons are Nicolas Semrau and Andrea Hofmann.

Cost data

The new data set covers publication fees for 5 articles, total expenditure amounts to 5,320€ and the average fee is 1,064€.

The following table provides an overview:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
American Dairy Science Association 1 874 874
Hindawi Publishing Corporation 1 884 884
MDPI AG 1 1443 1443
Public Library of Science (PLoS) 1 1717 1717
RonPub 1 402 402


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