Open Access fees (APC) for Plant Diversity and Evolution (PDE)
JPlant Diversity and Evolution (PDE) offers optional open access publication to its authors.
All papers are published under the
Creative Commons CC-BY NC license, which allows
free distribution, but prohibits commercial exploitation.
Authors retain the copyright to their works.
OA-fee - Article processing charge (APC)
The OA-fee consists of a base fee (€140 per article) and a page fee (€ 119 per published page) and is
charged for papers up to and including 16 pages. OA-fees for papers exceeding 20 pages in length are negotiated
individually. The fee includes all applicable taxes.
Color illustrations in the printed version are charged at € 29,90 (plus taxes) per page which contains color illustrations.
Fee example: The fee for a hypothetical paper of 6 typeset pages (plus two printed pages with color figures) amounts to €140 + €119 * 6 * € 29,90* 2 = € 913,80 (plus applicable taxes)
OA-fees are invoiced and payable before a paper is published online.
|Plant Diversity and Evolution (PDE) OA publishing fee overview:|
|Base fee:||€140 (per article)|
|Page fee:||€119 (per published page)|
|Color figures in print:||€29,90 (per page containing color images, plus applicable taxes)|