External Links

Interested in additional Earth science information and activities to supplement your trip to the Clarence R. Smith Mineral Museum?

Below you will find links to external websites containing educational content for various Earth science topics.

Please note that the Clarence R. Smith Mineral Museum is not affiliated with and does not endorse these online resources.

  • Databases
    • Mindat.org – “is the world’s largest open database of minerals, rocks, meteorites and the localities they come from”. 
    • Minerals.net – has photo galleries, Q&A, and other information. 
    • Webmineral.com is a mineral database with an element composition search box.
    • Petrographic data files for several minerals – includes thin section photos