Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2019

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 6 2 - - - 4
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 5 5 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 1 1 - - - -
150 Psychology 18 18 - - - -
200 Religion 14 14 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 56 54 - - - 2
310 General statistics 1 - - - - 1
320 Political science 29 29 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 62 61 - - - 1
340 Law 18 18 - - - -
350 Public administration 22 18 - - - 4
370 Education 18 18 - - - -
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 1 1 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 16 16 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 15 15 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 10 10 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 3 3 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 41 41 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 45 45 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 23 23 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 48 48 - - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 19 19 - - - -
640 Home economics 10 10 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 136 108 4 24 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 28 25 - - - 3
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 14 13 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 99 98 1 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 6 6 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 499 499 - - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 21 21 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 5 5 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 123 123 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 16 14 - - 2 -
920 Biography Genealogy 55 55 - - - -
    1,500 1,451 5 24 2 18