- Australian Mines Atlas
- Australasia's mining and exploration
- Australian Mining History Association
- Greenbushes mining town
- Office of Surface Mining USA
Mining keeps industry alive, without the raw material we cannot make the many machines and gadgets we use every day like computers, mobile phones, robots, cars and even the Heavy earth moving equipment used in the mining industry. These things people use on a daily basis are made from raw materials. The sites above may be of interest to you.