Box 97Other types of material to include in notes

  • The name under which a journal was previously published. Begin with Continues:
    • Molecular Immunology. Oxford (UK): Pergamon Press. Vol. 16, 1979 -   . Continues: Immunochemistry.
  • The name under which a journal continues to be published. Begin with Continued by:
    • Immunochemistry. Oxford (UK): Pergamon Press. Vol. 1, 1964 - Vol. 15, 1978. Continued by: Molecular Immunology.
  • If a print journal is also available as an Internet version, the address where it may be found
    • American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology. Bethesda (MD): American Physiological Society. Vol. 1, No. 1, Aug 1989 -   . Also available on the Internet:
  • The sponsorship of the journal if the sponsor is not also the publisher
    • The Journal of Infection. Kent (UK): W.B. Saunders. Vol. 1, Mar 1979 -   . Sponsored by the British Society for the Study of Infection.
  • Frequency of publication of the journal
    • Immunology. Oxford (England): Blackwell Scientific Publications. Vol. 1, Jan 1958 -   . Monthly.
  • The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of the journal
    • Applied Physics Letters. College Park (MD): American Institute of Physics. Vol. 1, Sep 1962 -   . ISSN: 0003-6951.
  • If the journal is an unusual one, the name of a library or other archive where it may be found. Begin with the phrase "Located at" followed by a colon and a space
    • Abhandlungen zur Geschichte der Medizin und der Naturwissenschaften. Husum (Germany): Matthieson Verlag. Vol. 1, 1934 -   . German. Located at: National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; W1 AB797.
  • If the journal is usually accompanied by a CD-ROM, videocassette, or other additional medium, provide this information preceded by the words "Accompanied by: "
    • Alzheimers Disease. London: Current Drugs. Vol. 1, No. 1, 1996 - . Accompanied by: CD-ROMs.
    • Movement Disorders: Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society. New York: Wiley-Liss. Vol. 1, No. 1, 1986 -   . Accompanied by: Videocassette supplements.
  • Any other information that would be useful
    • Acta Medica Nagasakiensia. Nagasaki (Japan): Nagasami Daigaku Igakubu. Vol. 1, 1939 -   . Publication suspended 1944-59.
    • Doklady Biological Sciences: Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Biological Sciences Sections. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. Vol. 154, No.1-6, Jan-Feb 1964 -   . English translation from the Russian of articles on biology from Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR and Doklady Akademii Nauk.

From: Chapter 1, Journals

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