ANSI/NISO Z39.96-2012

9 Journal Publishing Tag Set • 9.5 Attributes

9.5.31 @country Country

An abbreviation or code that names a country. This is information that can be used to identify a country that granted a patent or to provide a machine-comparable form of the name of a country as an addition to the content of the <country> element.

In elements <country>, <funding-source>, and <patent>, this attribute may be used if the element is used.
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters An abbreviation for a country, typically using the ISO 3166-1 two-letter alphabetic codes, for example, US for the United States of America.