Journal abbreviation: South African journal of information management
The abbreviation of the journal title "South African journal of information management" is "S. Afr. J. Inf. Manag.". 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.
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.
|South||S.||matches the word "South in the term South Africa"|
|African||Afr.||matches the word "Africa in the term South Africa"|
|journal||J.||matches the word "journal"|
|of||Rule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.|
|information||Inf.||matches the word "information"|
|management||Manag.||matches the stem "manag-"|
The International Organization for Standardization has developed the ISO 4 abbreviation system as a means of creating uniform abbreviations for journal titles. This allows researchers and academics to easily recognize and refer to journals in a consistent manner.
ISO, standing for International Organization for Standardization, is a universal abbreviation system for journal titles across disciplines. NLM, or National Library of Medicine, is specific to biomedical sciences, and CASSI, the CAS Source Index, caters to chemistry-related disciplines.
About the journal
|Full journal title||South African journal of information management|
|Abbreviation||S. Afr. J. Inf. Manag.|