Journal abbreviation: Asia Pacific journal of social work

The abbreviation of the journal title "Asia Pacific journal of social work" is "Asia Pac. J. Soc. Work". 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
AsiaAsiaNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
PacificPac.matches the word "Pacific"
journalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
socialSoc.matches the word "social"
workWorkNo abbreviation listed in TWA.

Abbreviation systems

ISO 4 abbreviation, as put forth by the International Organization for Standardization, is a method for creating standardized journal title abbreviations. This system ensures that journal titles are easily identifiable and referenced across various academic platforms.

Abbreviating journal titles involves ISO (International Organization for Standardization) for various fields, NLM (National Library of Medicine) for biomedical and life sciences, and CASSI (CAS Source Index) for chemistry and associated disciplines.

About the journal

Full journal titleAsia Pacific journal of social work
AbbreviationAsia Pac. J. Soc. Work
ISSN (print)0218-5385
ISSN (online)2165-0993
NLM catalog9891024

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