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 7 5 - - - 2
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 6 6 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 1 - 1 - - -
150 Psychology 23 17 6 - - -
200 Religion 18 18 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 83 74 9 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 11 11 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 51 49 2 - - -
340 Law 16 16 - - - -
350 Public administration 9 6 - - - 3
370 Education 32 30 - - - 2
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 3 1 - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 14 8 6 - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 18 18 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 6 6 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 6 6 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 27 27 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 25 24 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 19 19 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 37 35 2 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 35 32 2 - - 1
640 Home economics 21 21 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 8 8 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 101 66 7 28 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 33 31 - - - 2
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 10 9 1 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 110 106 4 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 3 3 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 800 628 172 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 19 13 6 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 16 10 6 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 121 110 10 - - 1
910 Geography Travel 12 8 - - 4 -
920 Biography Genealogy 75 52 23 - - -
    1,792 1,488 259 28 4 13