Journal abbreviation: Scientific American

The abbreviation of the journal title "Scientific American" is "Sci. Am.". 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
ScientificSci.matches the stem "scient-"
AmericanAm.matches the stem "america-"

About the journal

Full journal titleScientific American
AbbreviationSci. Am.
ISSN (print)0036-8733
ISSN (online)1946-7087
NLM catalog0404400

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