Petrographic Workshop

Petrographic Workshop is an interactive database designed to help students and teachers better deal with the important and challenging discipline of petrography. The program is designed as a source of mineralogical information used in the identification process of rocks and minerals. The program consists of detailed textual information and microscopic images of hundreds of rocks and minerals. This program can be used as an interactive database or a teacher designed laboratory workshop.

Browse minerals

Other URLs of Interest:

InfoUCLA UCLA's WWW home page.

ESS Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences Home Page.

IGPP Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics.