Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2017

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 4 4 - - - -
010-090 Bibliography 26 8 - - - 18
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 4 4 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 12 12 - - - -
200 Religion 19 19 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 50 47 - - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 7 7 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 68 66 - - - 2
340 Law 12 12 - - - -
350 Public administration 32 29 - - - 3
370 Education 30 28 - - - 2
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 6 6 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 14 14 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 8 8 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 32 32 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 10 10 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 3 3 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 10 10 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 34 34 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 32 32 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 19 19 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 63 61 - - - 2
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 43 42 - - - 1
640 Home economics 19 19 - - - -
650 Management General management 7 6 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings - - - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 175 140 - 32 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 40 32 - - - 8
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 12 11 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 104 104 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 5 5 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 546 546 - - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 20 20 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 4 4 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 123 123 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 47 33 - - 13 1
920 Biography Genealogy 72 72 - - - -
    1,714 1,624 - 32 13 45