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Title: Identification Tables for Common Minerals in Thin Section
Url: http://www.hmag.gla.ac.uk/John/teaching/mintable.htm
Creator: Faithfull, John
Publisher: University of Glasgow
Description: This resource includes a table for the identification of minerals with a petrographic microscope. The table lists minerals and their properties, including color in thin section, refractive index, extinction and extinction angle, interference figure, birefringence, twinning and other notes. The table is available in html for web viewing and RTF for printing.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Mineralogy
Science -- Geology -- Mineralogy -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Geology -- Petrology -- Microscopic analysis of rocks. Thin sections
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Microscopy -- Microscopes
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Geometrical optics -- Refractive indices
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Minerals
Resource Type: Dataset (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Professional Formation
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: DLESE
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Resource URL Clicks: 10
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