Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2017

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 3 3 - - - -
010-090 Bibliography 25 7 - - - 18
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 4 4 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 13 13 - - - -
200 Religion 16 16 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 38 35 - - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 6 6 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 48 47 - - - 1
340 Law 12 12 - - - -
350 Public administration 18 18 - - - -
370 Education 24 22 - - - 2
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 1 1 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 12 12 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 7 7 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 30 30 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 10 10 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 3 3 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 10 10 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 32 32 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 27 27 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 17 17 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 54 54 - - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 33 33 - - - -
640 Home economics 19 19 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 5 - - - -
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 1 1 - - - -
690 Buildings - - - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 184 114 - 67 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 38 31 - - - 7
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 13 11 - - - 2
[800] -1 Poetry 99 99 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 5 5 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 422 422 - - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 20 20 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 4 4 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 111 111 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 44 30 - - 13 1
920 Biography Genealogy 65 65 - - - -
    1,473 1,356 - 67 13 37