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Journal Abbreviations: German Abbreviations

This guide provides links to resources for determining the standard abbreviations of journal titles, and for identifying journals on the basis of abbreviations.

German

German                                              

Abhandlung                      

Abteilung                                           

Annalen                                              

Archiv                                              

Band     

Bearbeitet        

Bearbeitet von                 

Beiblatt                                               

Beiheft                                

Beilage                                

Beitrag, Beiträge, Beitraege, Beytrage

Bericht                                 

Blatt, Blätter                      

Brief                                                     

Briefwechsel                     

Forschung                          

Fortschritte                                       

Gesellschaft                                      

Geschichte                        

Handbuch                                          

Heft                                      

Herausgeber

Herausgegeben von     

Jahrgang

Jahresbericht                    

Kaiserlich                                            

Königlich, Koeniglich                      

Lehrbuch                                            

Lieferung

Magazin                                              

Mitteilung, Mittheilung, Mitteilungen    

Monatlich                                           

Monatsheft, Monatschrift, Monatsschrift           

Naturforschung                               

Reihe                                   

Rundschau                         

Sammlung                          

Seite                                     

Sitzungen, Sitzungsberichte    

Sonder(ab)druck                             

Sonderheft                        

Tagungsberichte                             

Teil                                                        

Untersuchen                    

Verein(igung)                   

Verhandlungen                               

Verlag                                                  

Versammlung                   

Wissenschaft                                    

Wörterbuch                      

Zeitung                                

Zeitschrift                                           

Zentralblatt (Centralblatt)

English

English                                 

Essay, treatise                  

Part, dept                         

Annals                                 

Archive                                         

Number, vol., binding

Revised

Edited by, compiled by

Supplement

Supplement                      

Appendix, supplement

Contribution                     

Report                                          

Leaf, folio

Letter

Correspondence

Research                                            

Advances, progress                

Society                                         

History                                 

Handbook                                          

Volume

Editor

Edited by

Volume, annual, year

Annual report                   

Imperial                                       

Royal                                             

Textbook

Issue, no., pt.

Magazine                                           

Communication                               

Monthly

Monthly publication                      

Nature study                    

Series

Review                                

Collection                                           

Page

Proceedings                      

Offprint

Supplement

Proceedings                      

Part, volume

Investigations                   

Society, association

Proceedings                      

Publishing house

Conference                       

Science                                        

Dictionary

Newspaper

Periodical, review                           

Abstracting periodical            

More Help

For more translations, see:

Glossary of Bibliographic Information by Language: German, Memorial University Library

Cataloging Terms in English, French, and German, University of Oklahoma Libraries

Abbreviations

Abbreviation(s)

Abh

Abt

Ann

Arch

Bd                      

Bearb

 

 

Beih

Beil

Beitr

Ber

 

 

 

Forsch

Fortschr

Gesells, Gesell

Gesch

Handb

 

Hrsg             

Hrsg von                            

Jahrg               

Jahresber

Kaiserl

Königl, Koenigl

 

Lfg                

Mag

Mitt, Mitteil, Mittheil

 

Monatsch

Naturforsch

 

Rund

Samml

 

Sitz, Sitzungsb

 

 

Tagungsb, Tagungsber

 

Unters, Untersuch

 

Verhandl, Verh

 

Versamml

Wissen

 

 

Z, Zeit

Z, Zentralb, Zbl, C, Centralb, Cbl