Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2018

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 19 13 - - - 6
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 8 8 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 16 16 - - - -
200 Religion 20 20 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 67 66 1 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 36 36 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 84 81 - - - 3
340 Law 15 15 - - - -
350 Public administration 26 23 - - - 3
370 Education 20 19 - - - 1
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 9 8 - - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 11 11 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 5 5 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 23 23 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 4 4 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 6 6 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 7 7 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 47 47 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 57 56 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 11 11 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 37 36 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 33 32 - - - 1
640 Home economics 21 21 - - - -
650 Management General management 11 9 - - - 2
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings - - - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 163 127 - 32 - 4
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 31 29 1 - - 1
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 7 6 1 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 120 120 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 2 2 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 523 481 41 1 - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 21 21 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 7 7 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 148 147 1 - - -
910 Geography Travel 30 23 2 - 1 4
920 Biography Genealogy 51 47 3 1 - -
    1,700 1,587 51 34 1 27