Digitial reproductions

TÝmarit.is
Periodicals from Iceland, the Faroe Islands and Greenland
Handrit.is
Icelandic manuscripts catalog with digital reproductions
BŠkur.is
Icelandic books digitised
═slandskort.is
Maps of Iceland and their history

Digital archives

Skemman
Repository of academic and research documents
Rafhla­an
Documents from institutions and companies in Iceland
Web archive
Archive of Icelandic websites
Leitir.is
Search portal for many digital collections, including the Icelandic library system
Find Journals
SFX-search for library subscribed periodicals
Hvar.is
Iceland consortium for e-journals and databases

Icelandic National Bibliography

National and University Library of Iceland
Access to Knowledge for Everyone

Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2015

General Overview

A general overview of Icelandic publications by year and by Dewey number. Books, audio books, sound recordings, maps and serials are included in the overview. The list of items in the table displays current information from the library system. Statistics on most recent years are published once they are ready.

DC Number Subject Headings Total Books Audio books Music Maps Magazines
000 Computer science Research 3 2 - - - 1
010-090 Bibliography 19 11 - - - 8
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 11 11 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 2 2 - - - -
150 Psychology 9 9 - - - -
200 Religion 24 23 - - - 1
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 49 47 - - - 2
310 General statistics 1 1 - - - -
320 Political science 12 10 - - - 2
330 Economics Natural resources 56 55 - - - 1
340 Law 11 11 - - - -
350 Public administration 1 1 - - - -
370 Education 17 14 - - - 3
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 3 - - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 16 16 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 1 1 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 19 19 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 3 3 - - - -
510 Mathematics 18 18 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 1 1 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 6 6 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 16 16 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 21 21 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 8 8 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 38 37 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 20 18 - - - 2
640 Home economics 27 27 - - - -
650 Management General management 11 10 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 1 1 - - - -
690 Buildings 1 1 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 189 97 - 89 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 37 33 - - - 4
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 20 20 - - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 90 90 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 2 2 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 408 408 - - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 25 25 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 3 3 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 61 61 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 40 22 - - 16 2
920 Biography Genealogy 53 53 - - - -
    1,354 1,217 - 89 16 32