com.aliasi.medline
Class Journal

java.lang.Object
  extended by com.aliasi.medline.Journal

Deprecated. Moved to lingmed sandbox project.

@Deprecated
public class Journal
extends Object

A Journal represents a particular issue oof a journal. Information is available such as the title and issue number of the journal, as well as the ISSN for the journal.

Information about a particular article in a journal is provided as part of the Article object.

Since:
LingPipe2.0
Version:
3.9.1
Author:
Bob Carpenter

Method Summary
 String coden()
          Deprecated. Returns an abbreviated code name for this journal, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.
 String isoAbbreviation()
          Deprecated. Returns the ISO standard abbreviation for this journal.
 String issn()
          Deprecated. Returns the International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) for this journal, or null if one was not provided as part of the citation.
 JournalIssue journalIssue()
          Deprecated. See class documentation.
 String title()
          Deprecated. Returns the title of this journal, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.
 String toString()
          Deprecated. Returns a string-based representation of this journal.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Method Detail

issn

public String issn()
Deprecated. 
Returns the International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) for this journal, or null if one was not provided as part of the citation. ISSNs are eight-digit numbers expressed as hyphenated nine-character strings of the form XXXX-XXXX. If a journal has both an electronic and print ISSN, only one is chosen and used consistently, though there is no indication of which one.

Returns:
The ISSN for this journal.

journalIssue

@Deprecated
public JournalIssue journalIssue()
Deprecated. See class documentation.

Returns a structured representation of the issue of this journal. The result is always non-null.

Returns:
The issue information for this journal.

coden

public String coden()
Deprecated. 
Returns an abbreviated code name for this journal, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided. Note that not every journal has an official abbreviation code.

Returns:
The abbreviated name for this journal.

title

public String title()
Deprecated. 
Returns the title of this journal, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.

Returns:
The title of the journal.

isoAbbreviation

public String isoAbbreviation()
Deprecated. 
Returns the ISO standard abbreviation for this journal.

Returns:
The ISO abbreviation for this journal.

toString

public String toString()
Deprecated. 
Returns a string-based representation of this journal.

Overrides:
toString in class Object
Returns:
A string-based representation of this journal.