Journal abbreviation: IEEE software

The abbreviation of the journal title "IEEE software" is "IEEE Softw.". 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
IEEEIEEERule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.
softwareSoftw.matches the word "software"

Abbreviation systems

ISO 4 abbreviation is a system established by the International Organization for Standardization, specifically for shortening journal titles. This uniform approach to abbreviations enables efficient and accurate communication of journal names in academic research.

ISO, or International Organization for Standardization, is a journal title abbreviation system for multiple fields. NLM (National Library of Medicine) abbreviations are used in biomedical sciences, while CASSI (CAS Source Index) abbreviations apply to chemistry and associated fields.

About the journal

Full journal titleIEEE software
AbbreviationIEEE Softw.
ISSN (print)NA
ISSN (online)1937-4194
NLM catalog9881866

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