How do I find out more about mineral collecting?

Below are several links for local and national mineralogical associations:

Professional Societies and Organizations


Mineralogical Society of America

Mineralogical Association of Canada

International Mineralogical Association

Geochemical Society

Meteoritical Society

Geological Society of America

United States Geological Survey

Gemological Institute of America

Boston Mineral Club

Friends of Mineralogy

See also: FAQ