Statistical summary of material published in Iceland in the year 2018

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 18 12 - - - 6
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 8 8 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 15 15 - - - -
200 Religion 19 19 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 66 65 1 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 36 36 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 79 76 - - - 3
340 Law 15 15 - - - -
350 Public administration 26 23 - - - 3
370 Education 20 19 - - - 1
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 8 8 - - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 11 11 - - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 5 5 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 22 22 - - - -
500 Natural sciences 1 1 - - - -
510 Mathematics 4 4 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 6 6 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 7 7 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 46 46 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 55 54 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 11 11 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 37 36 - - - 1
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 32 31 - - - 1
640 Home economics 19 19 - - - -
650 Management General management 11 9 - - - 2
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 2 2 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 153 119 - 30 - 4
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 30 28 1 - - 1
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 7 6 1 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 119 119 - - - -
[800] -2 Drama 2 2 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 494 453 37 4 - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 20 20 - - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 7 7 - - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 141 140 1 - - -
910 Geography Travel 26 21 2 - 1 2
920 Biography Genealogy 47 43 3 1 - -
    1,628 1,521 47 35 1 24