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Finding Journal Titles and Abbreviations

Consult these resources to find the titles of journals and their abbreviations.

  • CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool
    Use to look up publication titles and abbreviations and other bibliographic information for chemistry related journals. Contains a listing of publications indexed by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) since 1907.
  • Beyond CASSI
    List of abbreviated journal titles that do not appear in the CASSI Search Tool. Includes those gathered by Crane and Patterson, former editors for Chemical Abstracts.
  • Science and Engineering Journal Abbreviations
    Searchable list of journal abbreviations compiled by Kevin Lindstrom, Science Librarian, Woodward Library at UBC.


Research Guide created by Tanis Schumilas, April 2018