Digitial reproductions

TÝmarit.isTÝmarit.is
Newspapers and periodicals from Iceland, Faeroe Islands and Greenland
Handrit.isHandrit.is
Icelandic manuscripts catalog with digital reproductions
BŠkur.isBŠkur.is
Digital reproductions of old Icelandic books
═slandskort.is═slandskort.is
Images of old maps of Iceland and their history

Icelandic digital archives

SkemmanSkemman
A digital repository of academic and research documents
Rafhla­anRafhla­an
Electronic documents from institutions and companies in Iceland
═slenska vefsafni­Icelandic web archive
Icelandic web material from 1996 to the present day
Leitir.isLeitir.is
Search portal for several Icelandic digital collections
GegnirGegnir
The OPAC for Icelandic public libraries

Foreign digital archives

Find JournalsFind Journals
Catalog of periodicals subscribed to by the National and University Library of Iceland
Hvar.isHvar.is
Iceland Consortium for e-journals and databases

Informational websites

Doktorsritger­askrßDoctoral theses
A register of doctoral theses by Icelanders
═slensk ˙tgßfuskrßNational bibliography
The Icelandic national bibliography and statistical database
Kvennas÷gusafnWomen's History Archive
The Icelandic Women's History Archive
Kvennas÷gusafnOral history
The Center for Oral History
Jˇnas HallgrÝmssonJˇnas HallgrÝmsson
A website dedicated to the Icelandic poet Jˇnas HallgrÝmsson and his works
Translated SagasTranslated Sagas
A bibliography with translations of the Sagas of Icelanders

Icelandic National Bibliography

National and University Library of Iceland
Access to Knowledge for Everyone

Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2011

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 2 1 - - - 1
010-090 Bibliography 27 20 - - - 7
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 13 12 1 - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 3 3 - - - -
150 Psychology 16 13 3 - - -
200 Religion 72 71 1 - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 80 76 1 - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 31 28 - - - 3
330 Economics Natural resources 139 114 - - - 25
340 Law 26 26 - - - -
350 Public administration 1 1 - - - -
370 Education 37 29 - - - 8
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 9 9 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 13 12 1 - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 17 15 2 - - -
410-419 Icelandic 30 30 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 3 3 - - - -
510 Mathematics 32 32 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 4 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 8 8 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 25 25 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 38 38 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 23 22 1 - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 71 70 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 15 12 - - - 3
640 Home economics 53 51 1 - - 1
650 Management General management 9 7 - - - 2
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 9 9 - - - -
690 Buildings 3 3 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 302 88 1 201 - 12
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 42 34 - - - 8
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 16 16 - - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 69 69 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 1 1 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 397 368 29 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 23 22 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 5 5 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 59 58 - - - 1
910 Geography Travel 42 31 1 - 10 -
920 Biography Genealogy 73 70 3 - - -
    1,838 1,506 47 201 10 74