Gems       Books about Gems and Minerals

Here is an alphabetical list of books about Gems, Minerals, Gemstones & Precious Stones, Gemology, Lapidary & Jewelry Making, and Collecting & Rockhounding, compiled by a science librarian, that are currently available. Click on the image or title for additional information and availability (purchases are provided by The list is frequently updated; so check back often.

NOTE: There is a separate section for Children / K-12 Level Books.


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| Titles A-H | Titles I-S | Titles T-Z | Children/K-12 |

[ Here is a separate list for books about Geology ]

[ Here is a separate list for books about Mining ]

Titles A-H

Agates: Treasures of the Earth     The Allure of Turquoise     Amber     Amber: Window to the Past     Barren Lands: An Epic Search for Diamonds in the North American Arctic

Colorado Rockhounding: A Guide to Minerals, Gemstones, and Fossils     The Complete Guide to Petoskey Stones     Consumer Guide To Diamonds     Dana's Minerals and How to Study Them     Dana's New Mineralogy: The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana
and Edward Salisbury Dana     Diamond Handbook: How to Look at Diamonds and Avoid Ripoffs

Dictionary of Gems and Gemology     Emeralds     The Essence of Gemstones     Familiar Rocks and Minerals North America     Firefly Guide to Gems

The Gem and Mineral Collector's Guide to Idaho     Gem Identification Made Easy: A Hands-On Guide to More Confident Buying and Selling     Gem Minerals of Idaho     Gem Trails of Arizona     Gem Trails of Colorado     Gem Trails of Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Gemmology     Gemmology:  A Practical Approach     Gems     Gems & Jewelry Appraising: Techniques of Professional Practice     Gems and Jewels

Gems, Granites, and Gravels: Knowing and Using Rocks and Minerals     Gems of the World     Gemstone Buying Guide: How to Evaluate, Identify, Select and Care for Colored Gems     Gemstones     Gemstones

Gemstones of the World     Gemstones: Quality and Value, Volume 2     Gemstones: Quality and Value, Volume 3     Gemstones: Symbols of Beauty and Power     Geodes: Nature's Treasures     Handbook of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones

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