Digitial reproductions

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

Digital archives

Skemman
Repository of academic and research documents
Rafhla­an
Documents from institutions and companies in Iceland
Icelandic web archive
Archive of Icelandic websites
Leitir.is
PRIMO search portal for many digital collections
Gegnir
OPAC for Icelandic public libraries
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 11 7 - - - 4
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 7 7 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 8 8 - - - -
150 Psychology 17 17 - - - -
200 Religion 21 21 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 49 47 - - - 2
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 24 23 - - - 1
330 Economics Natural resources 62 56 - - - 6
340 Law 18 17 - - - 1
350 Public administration 16 16 - - - -
370 Education 30 27 - - - 3
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 3 - - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 16 16 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 12 11 1 - - -
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 9 9 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 21 21 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 17 16 - - - 1
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 45 45 - - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 29 24 - - - 5
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 231 125 - 103 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 44 43 - - - 1
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 25 25 - - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 82 82 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama - - - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 373 359 14 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 21 21 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 12 10 2 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 50 50 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 46 36 - - 8 2
920 Biography Genealogy 46 44 2 - - -
    1,466 1,306 19 103 8 30