Journal abbreviation: Annals of Improbable Research

The abbreviation of the journal title "Annals of Improbable Research" is "Ann. Improbable Res.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
AnnalsAnn.matches the stem "annal-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
ImprobableImprobableNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
ResearchRes.matches the stem "research-"

About the journal

Full journal titleAnnals of Improbable Research
AbbreviationAnn. Improbable Res.
ISSN (print)1079-5146
ISSN (online)1935-6862

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