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 15 15 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 63 61 - - - 2
310 General statistics 2 1 - - - 1
320 Political science 29 29 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 64 63 - - - 1
340 Law 18 18 - - - -
350 Public administration 22 18 - - - 4
370 Education 19 19 - - - -
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 46 46 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 23 23 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 50 49 - 1 - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 19 19 - - - -
640 Home economics 11 11 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 139 110 4 25 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 28 25 - - - 3
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 15 14 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 104 103 1 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 6 6 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 548 538 - 10 - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 23 22 - 1 - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 11 11 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 133 133 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 20 14 - - 6 -
920 Biography Genealogy 63 63 - - - -
    1,604 1,538 5 37 6 18