Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2020

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 2 2 - - - -
010-090 Bibliography 5 4 - - - 1
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 6 6 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 1 - 1 - - -
150 Psychology 22 17 5 - - -
200 Religion 18 18 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 70 67 3 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 11 11 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 44 42 2 - - -
340 Law 15 15 - - - -
350 Public administration 9 6 - - - 3
370 Education 31 30 - - - 1
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 2 1 1 - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 12 7 5 - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 18 18 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 5 5 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 6 6 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 26 26 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 24 23 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 19 19 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 34 33 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 35 33 1 - - 1
640 Home economics 20 20 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 7 7 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 96 64 7 25 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 30 28 - - - 2
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 10 9 1 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 107 105 2 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 3 3 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 688 608 80 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 16 12 4 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 15 10 5 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 116 107 8 - - 1
910 Geography Travel 12 8 - - 4 -
920 Biography Genealogy 60 49 11 - - -
    1,608 1,430 138 25 4 11