Minerals: by L. Bruce Railsback, Department of Geology, University
of Georgia. This is a listing of all known carbonate-bearing
minerals for which names have been approved by the IMA's CNMMN.
Crocoite.com is one site to guide you to the minerals and mineral localities of Tasmania, mainland Australia, and New Zealand. Search mineral localities and minerals for sale.
Euromin project provides information
about minerals preserved in the great museums of Europe.
Franklin & Sterling Hill
Minerals provides a complete listing of the unique minerals found at
Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey. Many of these minerals fluoresce
in vivid colors when viewed with an ultraviolet light.
Le monde des
minéraux "The world of minerals" consists of
approximately 3500 species. Microscopic or gigantic, these crystals are
encased in rock for millions years, even billions years, before we view
Website of Carsten Sukatsch and Michael Schur featuring images and data on minerals found in
the Taunus Mountains of Germany. The site is in German.
MinDat.org's purpose is
to provide an online mineralogical reference and locality resource for
collectors and mineralogy students worldwide. This is Jolyon Ralph's
on-line re-incarnation of the MinExplorer97 program. Authorized
users can update data.
is a study site created for the students at Simon Fraser University. It
covers all the common rock-forming minerals that are needed in a beginning
geology course. Features on-line mineral quizzes to test the student's
Michele Macrì Mineralogy is an
Italian site which features mineral data and other activities. The site
is in English and Italiano.
is a German language site with mineral and fossil data and images. They
provide an on-line reference for mineral and fossil data. Authorized
users can update data.
Piemonte is a beautiful Italian site by Tiziano Barardi which
showcases the minerals that occur in the Piemonte region of Italy.
Minerals between the
Big-bang and stars by Yves Isabelle (in French) contains
Characteristics: Cleavage, Colors, Density, Luster, Elemental Formulae,
Chemical Properties, Synonyms, System, Transparency, and Uses.
Minerals of Scotland
features several articles about the minerals found in Scotland; a few
landscape photos, and many, excellent mineral photos.
is a complete Mineral-Information-System; a database of Minerals and
Mineral collecting locations. For the German version of this site click
here.Authorized users can update data.
is dedicated to high quality video imaging and scanning, with an
emphasis on minerals, gemstones, microscopy, and tutorials. Their site contains many images of minerals
along with pertinent data.