Journal abbreviation: International directory of testing laboratories

The abbreviation of the journal title "International directory of testing laboratories" is "Int. Dir. Test. Lab.". 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
InternationalInt.matches the stem "internation-"
directoryDir.matches the stem "director-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
testingTest.matches the word "testing"
laboratoriesLab.matches the stem "laborator-"

About the journal

Full journal titleInternational directory of testing laboratories
AbbreviationInt. Dir. Test. Lab.
ISSN (print)1071-6769

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