Journal abbreviation: Hong Kong law journal

The abbreviation of the journal title "Hong Kong law journal" is "Hong Kong 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
HongHongNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
KongKongNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
lawLawNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
journalJ.matches the word "journal"

Abbreviation systems

In academic research, the ISO 4 abbreviation is a standardized system devised by the International Organization for Standardization for the purpose of abbreviating journal titles consistently. This facilitates ease of reference and improved communication within the research 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 titleHong Kong law journal
AbbreviationHong Kong Law J.
ISSN (print)0378-0600
ISSN (online)NA
NLM catalog100973202

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