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 5 4 - - - 1
100-120 / 140 / 160-190 Philosophy 4 4 - - - -
130 Paranormal phenomena - - - - - -
150 Psychology 20 15 5 - - -
200 Religion 13 13 - - - -
300-309 / 360 Sociology Social welfare 61 58 3 - - -
310 General statistics - - - - - -
320 Political science 11 11 - - - -
330 Economics Natural resources 42 40 2 - - -
340 Law 11 11 - - - -
350 Public administration 8 5 - - - 3
370 Education 20 20 - - - -
380 Commerce Communications Transportation 2 1 1 - - -
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 12 7 5 - - -
400-409 / 420-490 Language Specific languages 2 2 - - - -
410-419 Icelandic 17 17 - - - -
500 Natural sciences - - - - - -
510 Mathematics 5 5 - - - -
520 Astronomy Chronology 3 3 - - - -
530-540 Physics Chemistry 6 6 - - - -
550-560 Earth sciences 24 24 - - - -
570-590 Biology Plants Animals 22 21 1 - - -
600-609 / 620 Technology Engineering 19 19 - - - -
610 Medical sciences Medicine Pharmacology 32 31 1 - - -
630 Agriculture Commercial fishing 34 33 - - - 1
640 Home economics 20 20 - - - -
650 Management General management 5 4 - - - 1
660-680 Chemical engineering Manufacturing 7 7 - - - -
690 Buildings 2 2 - - - -
700-780 / 791-792 The arts 88 59 7 22 - -
790 / 793-799 Recreational arts Sports and games 29 27 - - - 2
800-810 (-09) Literature and rhetoric 10 9 1 - - -
[800] -1 Poetry 107 105 2 - - -
[800] -2 Drama 3 3 - - - -
[800] -3 Fiction 667 596 71 - - -
[800] -4 -8 Other literary forms 14 11 3 - - -
819 Old Icelandic literature 15 10 5 - - -
900-909 / 930-990 History 107 99 7 - - 1
910 Geography Travel 12 8 - - 4 -
920 Biography Genealogy 55 47 8 - - -
    1,516 1,359 122 22 4 9