Western Libraries

Journal Abbreviations

Finding Journal Abbreviations or Finding full titles from a Journal Abbreviation

 1)    All That JAS: Journal Abbreviation Sources.

Directs users to Internet resources, organized by disciplines (from Agriculture and Anthropology to Religion and Veterinary Medicine) that provide full titles of journals and abbreviations of those titles.

2)    Web of Science Journal Abbreviations

This list shows the abbreviations used for journal titles as cited works. Copy the abbreviated (boldface) title from this list and paste it in the Cited Work field on the Cited Reference Search page.

Use the cited work index to find additional abbreviations for journals, along with books and other publications. This index contains all of the cited works in Web of Science.

Click on a letter to move through the journal list alphabetically.

 3)   CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool

This resource can be used to quickly and easily look up or confirm publication titles and abbreviations used by Chemical Abstracts and the American Chemical Society.

4)   PubMed

Journals referenced in PubMed, search by journal title, journal abbreviation or ISSN.

5)  IEEE Abbreviations for Transactions, Journals, Letters

IEEE includes from computing and sustainable energy systems, to aerospace, communications, robotics, healthcare, and more.

6)   Science and Engineering Journal Abbreviations

Browsable list (from University of British Columbia)