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 2014

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 1 1 - - - -
010-090 Bibliography 12 8 - - - 4
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 7 7 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 8 8 - - - -
150 Psychology 17 17 - - - -
200 Religion 60 59 1 - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 52 49 1 - - 2
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 25 23 - - - 2
330 Economics Natural resources 66 59 - - - 7
340 Law 18 17 - - - 1
350 Public administration 16 16 - - - -
370 Education 31 28 - - - 3
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 3 - - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 17 17 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 14 11 3 - - -
410-419 Icelandic 51 51 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 4 4 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 1 1 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 13 13 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 10 10 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 21 21 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 18 17 - - - 1
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 48 48 - - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 29 23 - - - 6
640 Home economics 35 35 - - - -
650 Management General management 9 9 - - - -
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 5 5 - - - -
690 Buildings - - - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 245 127 - 115 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 44 43 - - - 1
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 25 25 - - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 85 85 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 1 1 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 384 370 14 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 21 21 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 12 10 2 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 49 49 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 46 35 - - 9 2
920 Biography Genealogy 46 44 2 - - -
    1,551 1,371 23 115 9 33