Mineralogical Society of Great Britain &n Ireland
Instituted in 1876, the society has the general object of advancing the knowledge of the science of mineralogy and its application to other subjects including crystallography, geochemistry, petrology, environmental science and economic geology.
The Open University Geological Society
OUGS supports the study of geology and other earth sciences by providing opportunities for members to learn via field trips, talks, workshops and conferences led by experts in their fields.
Membership is open to everyone interested in geology and other earth sciences, not just Open University students and staff.
51 Best Places to see Scotland's Geology
The 51 Best Places to see Scotland’s Geology will help you find out more about Scotland’s geological heritage, and guide you to the best places to see different elements of the story laid out in our country’s beautiful landscapes.
Building Stone Database for Scotland
This project, co-funded and developed by British Geological Survey (BGS) and Historic Environment Scotland (HES), aims to define and describe all of the building stones of Scotland and for each, provide details of associated quarries, built sites and samples.
Free digital download site for this popular geo-interest magazine
Free digital download site for 'extra' editions of this popular geo-interest magazine
GeoNames is a world-wide geographical database. It is a useful resource for locating old geological sites of interest, especially when older names have fallen into disuse.
Angus Miller runs a programme of day walks and holidays around Scotland.
Inverness Field Club
"Our members, who come from all walks of life, meet regularly throughout the year. Our varied interests include natural history, geology, archaeology and local history."
Scottish Geodiversity Forum
The Forum aims to promote Scotland’s geodiversity, and seeks to widen the profile of geodiversity and influence national and local policies. It is the Scottish national forum for geoconservation groups, geoparks and other related organisations, and interested individuals.
Scottish Geodiversity Forum charter for ethical rock collecting
Steve Drury earth-pages
A bi-monthly blog on topical issues related to earth science: very readable and highly recommended.
Run by Bruce and Rose Shelley, Sutherland Stonework prides itself on high quality workmanship. ruce has over 35 years of experience in the stone industry, having previously worked at the Orcadian Stone Company.
The Geologists' Association
The Geologists' Association (GA) is a charitable organisation that exists for all geologists and earth scientists, both professional and amateur.