Journal abbreviation: World patent information

The abbreviation of the journal title "World patent information" is "World Pat. Inf.". 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
WorldWorldNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
patentPat.matches the word "patent"
informationInf.matches the word "information"

About the journal

Full journal titleWorld patent information
AbbreviationWorld Pat. Inf.
ISSN (print)0172-2190
ISSN (online)1874-690X
NLM catalogNA

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