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 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 62 58 1 - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 13 11 - - - 2
330 Economics Natural resources 80 70 - - - 10
340 Law 23 23 - - - -
350 Public administration - - - - - -
370 Education 40 33 - - - 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 21 21 - - - -
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 22 22 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 16 15 - - - 1
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 48 47 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 20 18 - - - 2
640 Home economics 47 47 - - - -
650 Management General management 13 11 1 - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 1 1 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 286 118 3 161 - 4
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 63 50 - - - 13
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 8 7 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 92 91 1 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 2 2 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 432 386 46 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 17 16 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 5 5 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 60 59 - - - 1
910 Geography Travel 44 35 - - 5 4
920 Biography Genealogy 62 60 2 - - -
    1,653 1,348 69 161 5 70