Database of journal abbreviations?

Alex Knight aek4 at
Tue Aug 12 18:40:44 EST 1997

Martin J. Gallagher wrote:
> Hello,
>    Does anyone know of a database that contains the correct journal
> title
> abbreviations?  Hopefully, it would include relatively obscure journal
> titles.

Here are a few sources:
The following URLs (the first a search engine, the second a text file)
list all the journals in Medline and their abbreviations.

All journals referenced in Swissprot/ProSite:

You could also try:

These are just things I have found while trawling around on the net. The
Medline list should find almost every biology related journal.

Anyone know of any other sources?

Alex Knight (aek4 at

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