Journal abbreviation: Decision support systems

The abbreviation of the journal title "Decision support systems" is "Decis. Support Syst.". 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
DecisionDecis.matches the stem "decision-"
supportSupportNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
systemsSyst.matches the stem "system-"

Abbreviation systems

ISO 4 abbreviation is a uniform system created by the International Organization for Standardization to abbreviate journal titles in a consistent manner. It serves to facilitate effective communication and reference within the academic community.

ISO, NLM, and CASSI are abbreviation systems for journal titles. ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is a global standard used across various disciplines. NLM (National Library of Medicine) abbreviations cater to biomedical and life sciences, while CASSI (CAS Source Index) abbreviations focus on chemistry and related fields.

About the journal

Full journal titleDecision support systems
AbbreviationDecis. Support Syst.
ISSN (print)0167-9236
ISSN (online)1873-5797
NLM catalog101550449

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