Journal abbreviation: California Western international law journal

The abbreviation of the journal title "California Western international law journal" is "Calif. West. Int. Law J.". 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
CaliforniaCalif.matches the word "california"
WesternWest.matches the stem "western-"
internationalInt.matches the stem "internation-"
lawLawNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
journalJ.matches the word "journal"

Abbreviation systems

The International Organization for Standardization has established the ISO 4 abbreviation system as a uniform method for abbreviating journal titles. By providing a consistent means of referencing journals, this system simplifies the process of citation and enhances the clarity of communication in academic research.

ISO (International Organization for Standardization), NLM (National Library of Medicine), and CASSI (CAS Source Index) represent three distinct journal title abbreviation systems, with ISO being universal, NLM specific to biomedical fields, and CASSI focusing on chemistry-related subjects.

About the journal

Full journal titleCalifornia Western international law journal
AbbreviationCalif. West. Int. Law J.
ISSN (print)0886-3210
ISSN (online)NA
NLM catalog100972242

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