Journal abbreviation: Geological Society of America Special Papers

The abbreviation of the journal title "Geological Society of America Special Papers" is "Geol. Soc. Am. Spec. Pap.". 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 derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
GeologicalGeol.matches the stem "geolog-"
SocietySoc.matches the stem "societ-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
AmericaAm.matches the stem "america-"
SpecialSpec.matches the word "special"
PapersPap.matches the stem "paper-"

About the journal

Full journal titleGeological Society of America Special Papers
AbbreviationGeol. Soc. Am. Spec. Pap.
ISSN (print)0072-1077
ISSN (online)2331-219X

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