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
Translations from Icelandic
Search for translations from Icelandic in Leitir.is

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 21 12 - - - 9
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 11 11 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 2 2 - - - -
150 Psychology 11 10 1 - - -
200 Religion 29 27 - - - 2
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 68 64 1 - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 14 12 - - - 2
330 Economics Natural resources 97 96 - - - 1
340 Law 12 12 - - - -
350 Public administration 12 12 - - - -
370 Education 38 33 - - - 5
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 3 - - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 21 21 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 21 21 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 3 3 - - - -
510 Mathematics 19 19 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 1 1 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 8 8 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 32 32 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 50 50 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 22 22 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 44 43 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 22 19 - - - 3
640 Home economics 27 27 - - - -
650 Management General management 13 12 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 253 113 1 134 - 5
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 50 43 - - - 7
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 23 22 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 105 105 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 4 4 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 456 439 17 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 25 25 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 5 4 1 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 84 84 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 41 22 - - 17 2
920 Biography Genealogy 59 55 4 - - -
    1,716 1,496 25 134 17 44