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 6 2 - - - 4
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 5 5 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena 1 1 - - - -
150 Psychology 18 18 - - - -
200 Religion 15 15 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 64 62 - - - 2
310 General statistics 2 1 - - - 1
320 Political science 29 29 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 70 69 - - - 1
340 Law 20 20 - - - -
350 Public administration 22 18 - - - 4
370 Education 20 19 - - - 1
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 1 1 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 16 16 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 15 15 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 11 11 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 4 3 - - - 1
530-540 Physics Chemistry 3 3 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 43 43 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 48 48 - - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 24 24 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 51 50 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 21 21 - - - -
640 Home economics 11 11 - - - -
650 Management General management 6 4 1 - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 143 112 5 26 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 28 24 1 - - 3
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 15 14 - - - 1
[800] -1 Poetry 106 104 2 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 6 6 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 614 569 45 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 23 22 1 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 11 11 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 138 138 - - - -
910 Geography Travel 21 15 - - 6 -
920 Biography Genealogy 71 66 5 - - -
    1,710 1,598 61 26 6 19