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 25 7 - - - 18
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 4 4 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 14 14 - - - -
200 Religion 16 16 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 40 37 - - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 6 6 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 51 50 - - - 1
340 Law 12 12 - - - -
350 Public administration 24 24 - - - -
370 Education 25 23 - - - 2
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 1 1 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 13 13 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 7 7 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 30 30 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 10 10 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 3 3 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 10 10 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 32 32 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 29 29 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 17 17 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 54 54 - - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 37 37 - - - -
640 Home economics 19 19 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 5 - - - -
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 1 1 - - - -
690 Buildings - - - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 204 121 - 80 - 3
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 38 31 - - - 7
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 13 11 - - - 2
[800] -1 Poetry 101 101 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 5 5 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 437 437 - - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 20 20 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 4 4 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 112 112 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 44 30 - - 13 1
920 Biography Genealogy 66 66 - - - -
    1,533 1,403 - 80 13 37