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 52 49 - - - 3
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 7 7 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 72 70 - - - 2
340 Law 12 12 - - - -
350 Public administration 32 29 - - - 3
370 Education 34 31 - - - 3
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 6 6 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 14 14 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 8 8 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 36 36 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 10 10 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 1 - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 11 11 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 38 38 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 39 38 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 22 22 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 64 62 - - - 2
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 44 43 - - - 1
640 Home economics 22 22 - - - -
650 Management General management 7 6 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 1 1 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 200 145 - 49 - 6
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 39 34 - - - 5
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 12 11 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 105 105 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 5 5 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 562 559 3 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 20 19 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 4 4 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 123 123 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 50 34 - - 15 1
920 Biography Genealogy 74 74 - - - -
    1,796 1,680 6 49 15 46