ANSI/NISO Z39.96-2015

8 Journal Archiving and Interchange Tag Set, version 1.1 • 8.5 Attributes

8.5.2 @abbrev-type Type of Journal Title Abbreviation

Identifier of the authority that defined the abbreviation (for example, nlm-ta for an NLM title abbreviation, publisher for a publisher-specific abbreviation).

In element <abbrev-journal-title>, this attribute may be used if the element is used.
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters A name, acronym, or descriptive word naming the authority responsible for the abbreviation, for example, publisher, meaning that the publisher of the article assigned the abbreviation.