Mineral Database ****
From basic information to the most detailed text with images and links.
This database claims to contain more than 5000 web pages of mineral data.
Classification of minerals plus excellent images and much more. From the
B.R.G.M. (in french).
Detailed description with images.
Rock Shop *** (4)
Introductory text on Crystallography and Mineral Crystal Systems with
Mineralogy *** (5)
Research, teaching and fun! Detailed text.
Very detailed database of crystallographic and physical property plus
Mineralogy *** (7)
Lists of minerals, database, images and links.
Chemical composition and basic description.
Details of the common UK minerals organised by region.
Site that explains crystal structure
under the Microscope
Basic text on the identification of minerals under the microscope.
Colour Chart ** (11)
Basic tool of Petrology.
for Mineralogists **** (12)
Links for all types of mineralogy and other rock data. One of the most
comprehensive link sites for rock data.
Worldwide field guides
Geology and Mineral deposits
Geology Resources, comprehensive guide
localities of Tasmania, mainland Australia, and New Zealand
Minerals and the mineral industry
of Australian and New Zealand Minerals
eastern Finland, Geological development, gold mineralization and exploration
methods in the late Archean Hattu schist belt.
Diamond Potential of Finland: Summary
Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Kimberlites and Related Rocks from Finland
Norway, the Scandinavian mineral gallery
Massif, Geology and mineralogy of the west part of France (in French).
Telemark, Bazzite from a pegmatite, South Norway
Oppland, An epitaxy of rutile on hematite, Norway
Flyke, The minerals in the Miaroles of Granites/Syenites, near Harestua
Minerals and rocks
Minerals and localities
Economic gold mineralisation of the Soroki greenstone belt
Devon & Somerset, Geology, Mines, Minerals and Fossils of Southwest
Central Arkansas, Economic Geology and Mineralogy
Rockhounding comprehensive guide
southeastern Arizona, field trip guide to Mineral and Environmental Investigations
White Mountains, Copper mining, porphyry deposits.
Latah County, Mineralogy
General geology, fossils and minerals.
Historical geology, fossils, minerals and landforms.
Michegan, Midcontinent rift system, stratigraphy, structure and mineralisation
West, The Formation of the West Virginia Hills and Its Wealth of Minerals