Investigating the Blind Spot of a Monitoring System for Article Processing Charges

« The Open Access (OA) publishing model that is based on article processing charges (APC) is often associated with the potential for more transparency regarding the expenditures for publications. However, the extent to which transparency can be achieved depends not least on the completeness of data in APC monitoring systems. This article investigates two blind spots of the largest collection of APC payment information, OpenAPC. (…) »

source >, Andre Bruns, Niels Taubert, 13 septembre 2021,