Links to related sites

The Central Canadian Federation of Mineralogical Societies (CCFMS) is a non-profit federation of rock, mineral and lapidary clubs for hobbyists in central Canada.  Their site is professional and informative.  A visit is recommended.  NEW

Canadian Micro-Mineral Association Useful and informative.

The French Association of Micromineralogy Lots of good information here. Home of the Internet version of the International Directory of Micromounters.  Excellent locality info.  In English and French.

AlkaliNuts  Everything you need to know about Mont St-Hilaire. Invaluable information source.

Opti-Tech Scientific Inc./ Howells Instrument Company 
An optical instrument sales, service and repair company.  OptiTech can return your old or dirty microscope to "LIKE NEW" operating condition with proprietary procedures and LASER alignment.  They offer high quality and economically priced microscopes, eye loupes, halogen light sources, bulbs, 35mm and video photomicrography equipment.