Volume of Related Article


Volume of the journal in which a related article exists


The vol attribute is used, along with the , issue, and page attributes, to provide the metadata for the related article.


It is best practice to limit the scope of this attribute to the current journal, i.e., the one in which the current article also resides.

Attribute Values

In Element

<related-article> Related Article Information
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters The journal volume number for a related article, for example, “3” for the third volume, “125” for the one hundred and twenty-fifth, or “XV” for the fifteenth
Restriction: This attribute may be specified if the element is used.