Digitial reproductions

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

Digital archives

SkemmanSkemman
Repository of academic and research documents
Rafhla­anRafhla­an
Documents from institutions and companies in Iceland
═slenska vefsafni­Icelandic web archive
Archive of Icelandic websites
Leitir.isLeitir.is
PRIMO search portal for many digital collections
GegnirGegnir
OPAC for Icelandic public libraries
Find JournalsFind Journals
SFX-search for library subscribed periodicals
Hvar.isHvar.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 2012

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 4 2 - - - 2
010-090 Bibliography 14 1 - - - 13
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 5 4 1 - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 2 2 - - - -
150 Psychology 13 11 2 - - -
200 Religion 29 25 3 - - 1
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 64 61 1 - - 2
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 14 11 - - - 3
330 Economics Natural resources 81 71 - - - 10
340 Law 24 24 - - - -
350 Public administration - - - - - -
370 Education 41 34 - - - 7
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 11 8 - - - 3
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 21 14 6 - - 1
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 17 15 2 - - -
410-419 Icelandic 22 22 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 21 21 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 4 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 8 8 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 24 24 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 24 24 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 16 15 - - - 1
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 51 50 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 20 18 - - - 2
640 Home economics 50 50 - - - -
650 Management General management 12 10 1 - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 1 1 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 304 119 3 177 - 5
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 66 53 - - - 13
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 9 8 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 92 91 1 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 2 2 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 436 390 46 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 17 16 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 6 6 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 60 59 - - - 1
910 Geography Travel 47 36 - - 6 5
920 Biography Genealogy 66 64 2 - - -
    1,701 1,377 69 177 6 72