Issue Number of a Related Article

Issue number of a journal which contains the related article.


The @issue attribute can be used, along with the @vol, @journal-id, and @page attributes, to provide the metadata for the related article.


The issue number in which the primary journal article has been published is given in the <issue> element, which is part of the article metadata. This attribute is for related articles.

Attribute Values

In Element

Text, numbers, or special charactersThe number of the journal issue, such as “48”.
Restriction: This is an optional attribute; there is no default.