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This guide will help to know about the study of the mineralogy and cover the books, databases, and journals.


Mineralogy is a subject of geology specializing in the scientific study of the chemistry, crystal structure, and physical (including optical) properties of minerals and mineralized artifacts. Specific studies within mineralogy include the processes of mineral origin and formation, classification of minerals, their geographical distribution, as well as their utilization. (Wikipedia)

This guide will help to find resources on mineralogy, use the tabs above to browse selected resources such as books, reference, and textbooks, subscribed and open-access electronic resources, and useful web resources.

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