Type of Journal Title Abbreviation


Holds the name of the authority (if known) that defined the abbreviated journal title, for example, “medline” for the medline abbreviation, “publisher” for a publisher-specific abbreviation, etc.

Attribute Values

In Element

<abbrev-journal-title> Abbreviated Journal Title
Value Meaning
Data characters Text, numbers, or special characters that name the authority responsible for the abbreviation, for example, “publisher”, meaning that the publisher of the article also assigned the abbreviation
Restriction: This attribute may be specified if the element is used.