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 7 2 - - - 5
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 5 5 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 1 1 - - - -
150 Psychology 19 18 1 - - -
200 Religion 16 15 1 - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 74 71 - - - 3
310 General statistics 2 1 - - - 1
320 Political science 31 31 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 75 73 - - - 2
340 Law 22 22 - - - -
350 Public administration 23 18 1 - - 4
370 Education 22 21 - - - 1
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 4 2 1 - - 1
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 16 16 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 20 20 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 15 15 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 3 3 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 44 44 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 49 49 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 27 27 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 51 50 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 21 21 - - - -
640 Home economics 11 11 - - - -
650 Management General management 10 8 1 - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 159 113 5 41 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 30 26 1 - - 3
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 16 15 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 108 106 2 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 6 6 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 705 626 79 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 25 24 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 11 11 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 140 138 2 - - -
910 Geography Travel 23 15 2 - 6 -
920 Biography Genealogy 74 66 8 - - -
    1,877 1,701 106 41 6 23