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Primate Biology An international open-access journal on primate research

Article processing charges (APCs)

The open-access publishing model of Primate Biology requires the financing of the individual article upon publication. These article processing charges (APCs), which are levied for the publication of the final journal paper, will be waived upon request. However, if authors are able to afford the APCs, the following pricing scheme will be applied:

Price per page Description
Category 1 €55 net LaTeX submissions using the Copernicus Publications LaTeX Package
Category 2 €60 net Word submissions using the Copernicus Publications Word Template
Category 3 €65 net LaTeX submissions causing higher expenditure of work due to any LaTeX style and/or difficulties with tables/figures
Category 4 €70 net Word submissions causing higher expenditure of work due to any Word style and/or difficulties with tables/figures
English language copy-editing is included in the article processing charges.

What is included in the article processing charges?

  • all online tools for authors and reviewers
  • professional processing of figures
  • typesetting, editing, and formatting in PDFLaTeX
  • English language copy-editing
  • immediate open-access publication of each article
  • inclusion in the Copernicus Online Library
  • indexing in international scientific databases and reference services
  • long-term e-archiving via Portico and CLOCKSS as well as printed archiving via copyright libraries worldwide
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