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The Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland is an international society for all those working in the mineral sciences.  


Student Membership

The Society has filled its 150 free student member quota for 2016-7. All students joining from now on will have to pay the (heavily subsidised) student rate of membership, £19 per year.

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The third issue of the Applied Mineralogy Group's Applied Mineralogist has been published. Read it here.


BOOK SALE - commences 19th September 2016

Prices of Society books have been slashed! Phoscorites and Carbonatites used to be £89, now available for just £20. Prices for EMU volumes and Landmark series also cut. Click here to go to the online shop.


Journal Subscription Prices for 2017

Subscription prices for Mineralogical Magazine and Clay Minerals for 2017 have now been posted here. Note that our journals will be online only from 2017 onwards...

All members' subscriptions include online access to both journals via the Society website. For members who insist on a paper copy, the cost of production and mailing will have to be charged. For individuals, the cost will be £60 per journal (£100 for two paper journals).

For libraries the cost of paper journals will be £100 for Clay Minerals and £150 for Mineralogical Magazine.

Membership (July 2016)

In a change from previous practise, student applications for free membership must apply by the end of the calendar year prior to the year of intended membership. A maximum of 150 free members is allowed in any one year.)



Allied Societies



Mineralogical Society of America msa_120


European Association of Geochemistry eag_logo_120


Geological Society (London) geolsoclogowithstrapline_120


Geological Society of America gsa_120


 American Geosciences Institute agi_member_society_120



  • Join the Society today for as little as £42.00 (2016) and receive Elements the highly acclaimed magazine of the mineral sciences as part of your subscription. Students in mineral sciences receive your first year's membership free of charge! Apply here.

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