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 8 5 1 - - 2
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 7 6 1 - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 2 - 2 - - -
150 Psychology 27 18 9 - - -
200 Religion 21 18 3 - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 93 80 13 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 12 11 1 - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 57 52 3 - - 2
340 Law 17 17 - - - -
350 Public administration 11 7 1 - - 3
370 Education 35 33 - - - 2
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 5 4 1 - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 17 8 9 - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 15 15 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 7 7 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 6 6 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 28 27 1 - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 29 26 3 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 20 20 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 50 36 14 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 36 32 3 - - 1
640 Home economics 22 22 - - - -
650 Management General management 8 7 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 8 8 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 116 72 10 34 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 35 32 1 - - 2
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 13 11 2 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 124 108 16 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 5 4 1 - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 1,017 632 385 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 36 16 20 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 30 13 17 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 143 129 13 - - 1
910 Geography Travel 14 10 - - 4 -
920 Biography Genealogy 101 54 47 - - -
    2,185 1,555 577 34 4 15