ANSI/NISO Z39.96-2015

10 Article Authoring Tag Set, version 1.1 • 10.5 Attributes

10.5.80 @pub-id-type Type of Publication Identifier

Type of publication identifier or the organization or system that defined the identifier.

This attribute is used in two contexts:

  • inside a bibliographic citation element such as <mixed-citation> or <element-citation> (for example, on the <pub-id> element, which identifies a publication cited in a bibliographic reference list);

  • on an object identifier element (<object-id>), which can act as an identifier for any number of different elements;

In element <pub-id>, this attribute may be used if the element is used.
Value Meaning
accession (bioinformatics) a unique identifier given to a DNA or protein sequence record for tracking the sequence record and the associated sequence over time in a data repository.
ark Archival Resource Key — a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) containing the word "ark" that is a multi-purpose identifier for information objects of any type
art-access-id Generic article accession identifier for interchange and retrieval between archives.
arxiv arXiv archive of electronic preprints.
coden Obsolete PDB/CCDC identifier (may be present on older articles).
doaj Directory of Open Access Journals.
doi Digital Object Identifier.
handle Handle identifier, part of the Handle System for assigning, managing, and resolving persistent identifiers for digital objects and other resources on the Internet
isbn International Standard Book Number.
manuscript Identifier assigned to a manuscript.
medline NLM Medline identifier.
other None of the named identifiers.
pii The original Publisher Item Identifier (PII) was a system to provide unique and concise identification for individual published documents with a highly specified string. The PII is no longer in common use (2010).
pmcid PubMed Central identifier.
pmid PubMed ID; see
publisher-id Publisher’s identifier, such as an article-id, artnum, identifier, article-number, pub-id, etc.
sici Serial Item and Contribution Identifier (An ANSI/NISO Z39.56 code to uniquely identify volumes, articles, or other parts of a periodical. A journal article may have more than one SICI, for example, one for a print version and another for an electronic version.).
std-designation The official number of a standard, from a standards body such as ISO, NISO, IEEE, ASME, et al., for example, Z39.96-2015.
In elements <issue-id>, <object-id>, and <volume-id>, this attribute may be used if the element is used.
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters The type of identifier doior name or type of organization that created the identifier pmcid (PubMed Central identifier).