Rock & Mineral Links
The Probert Encyclopaedia:  Rocks and Minerals  Extensive encyclopedia of rock and mineral topics; mineral pictures

Mineral Information Finder   (Informational portion of commercial Web site) mineral information; mineral uses
Mineral Information Institute  The Mineral Information Institute (MII) is a national 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating youth about the science of minerals and other natural resources and about their importance in our everyday lives. Selected by the sciLINKS program, a service of National Science Teachers Association. A source for free teaching materials such as:

San Diego Museum – Mineral Matters  Identify minerals, create a collection, grow crystals Canadian site packed with pages of information and a Teacher's Corner

Surfing the Net With Kids - Rocks & Minerals Comprehensive site; get your rock jokes and games here!

Rocks & Minerals  22 links compiled by the Oswego (N.Y.) City School District

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Last updated June 29, 2005.