GEMS and GEMMOLOGY EDUCATION RESOURCES
Historical books are usually found in the reference section at university libraries, if at all. Now you can research some of the most important works at your leisure and in the comfort of your home.
Scientific highlights include one of the first systematic descriptions of “Stones and Gems” by famous 17th century scientist Robert Boyle.
Gemstone Consumer Information
As provided and validated by various gemological organizations, laboratories and the “World Jewelry Confederation CIBJO”
Museum Collections and Exhibitions
Museums with Permanent and/or Temporary Exhibitions on Jewelry, Gems, and Objects & Personal Adornment of made of Precious Materials
PBS, The Nature Team
Dr. Frederik Hiebert National Geographic
Prof. Susie Aber Emporia State University
WWW Diamond and Fine Jewelry Virtual Library
The WWW Virtual Library (VL) is the oldest catalogue of the Web, started by Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of HTML and of the Web itself, in 1991 at CERN in Geneva. The VL pages are widely recognized as being amongst the highest-quality guides to particular sections of the Web.
Farlang is proud to manage the jewelry/diamonds/gemstone section of that directory now managed by his Geneva foundation.