Emagazines for Rockhounds


  • Bob's Rock Shop 
    This is the first and most extensive on-line magazine for rockhounds. A great jumping off spot for a web journey of rockhounding. 

  • The Mineralogical Record 
    This magazine is available by subscription as well as on-line. High quality articles are complemented by superb color photography. 

  • Rocks & Minerals 
    This magazine is available by subscription as well as on-line. This is a less technical bimonthly magazine that covers mineral collecting as well as fossils and general geology. 

  • WAT on Earth ~ Waterloo University Earth Science's newsletter 
    This excellent publication is full of interesting local geology news and items of interest. Wat on Earth is published twice a year and costs $10 for two years. Send subscriptions to Patty Foerster, Wat on Earth Subscriptions, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON N2J 4S2 

  • National Geographic Magazine 
    This magazine has some of the world's best photography. Its articles often focus on the earth and minerals. Information can now be found on-line

  • Western Canadian Gemstone Newsletter 
    This is an on-line newsletter that brings gemstone news from western Canada. 

  • Rock & Gem Magazine  
    magazine for the lapidary & mineral hobbyist. 
    This site has a page for upcoming shows

  • Lapidary Journal 
     A Gem, beads, jewellery arts magazine
    This site also has a listing of upcoming events.  

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