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STORAGE - DOCUMENTING YOUR COLLECTION


Some people buy minerals and immediately throw out the labels - there are a few reasons you might not want to do that.


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Mineral Articles


Informational articles on minerals are found here.

MINERAL STORAGE - CONSIDERATIONS


Before you start collecting a lot of minerals think about how you are going to store and display them.


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GEMS: PRECIOUS AND SEMI-PRECIOUS



Minerals that are used in jewelry historically have been divided into two categories, precious and semi-precious. Generally, precious gemstones are those gem stones perceived to be rarer and command a higher price • ..

STORAGE - DISPLAY


The mineral displays shown to the right may be right for a Rock and Mineral show but are they what you want in your living room?


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KNOW YOUR ROCKS - WHAT IS A MINERAL


You can enjoy minerals with out knowing chemistry but to understand how minerals form you will need to know a little chemistry.  I had one year of high school Chemistry; there is a lot I do not understand. ...