Issue Identifier

Name or identifier of an entire journal issue (for example, a DOI).


External Identifier: This element holds an external identifier, typically assigned to an article by a publisher. The contents of this element should not be confused with the @id attribute, which holds an internal document identifier that can be used by software to preform a simple link.


content-type Type of Content
id Document Internal Identifier
pub-id-type Type of Publication Identifier
specific-use Specific Use
xml:base Base
xml:lang Language

Related Elements

The related element <issue> records the published issue number of the journal. This <issue-id> element is usually a more complex number, but a few publishers use the issue number plus a prefix or suffix as the issue identifier.

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  issue-id     (#PCDATA)                                    >


Text, numbers, or special characters

This element may be contained in:

<article-meta>, <element-citation>, <front-stub>, <mixed-citation>, <product>, <related-article>, <related-object>


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