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 3 3 - - - -
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 4 4 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 16 13 3 - - -
200 Religion 13 13 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 54 51 3 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 9 9 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 38 36 2 - - -
340 Law 10 10 - - - -
350 Public administration 7 4 - - - 3
370 Education 6 6 - - - -
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 2 1 1 - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 5 5 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 16 16 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 3 3 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 2 2 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 4 4 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 23 23 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 13 12 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 17 17 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 26 25 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 30 29 - - - 1
640 Home economics 19 19 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 6 6 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 79 49 7 23 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 16 14 - - - 2
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 8 8 - - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 94 92 2 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 3 3 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 571 507 64 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 7 6 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 11 10 1 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 97 92 4 - - 1
910 Geography Travel 10 6 - - 4 -
920 Biography Genealogy 49 42 7 - - -
    1,282 1,150 97 23 4 8