Edward Bristol recommends:
Further readings and links
Natural Rubies Only
The first natural ruby site on the web (by Wild Fish)
Wild Fish Gems on Facebook
Wild Fish Gems on Twitter
Forum around gemology.
Information on gemology, training, gemstone forums, very informative.
Current top-notch Knowhow of the trade
Enhance vs Treatment
Some say treated and some say enhanced, but is there really a difference between the two words?
Medical aspects of beryllium use in gemstone enhancement
Online magazine on colored gemstones.
The official gem side of the Gemological Institute of America.
The American gem trade association
All you want to know about the gem trade.
AIGS provides gemological training at the school and gemological testing at the AIGS gemstone testing and research laboratory.
Gemology for Japanese.
Probably all there is to know about minerals.
Lots of stuff for the gem and rock hound. Great glossary.
Find a gem appraiser on palagem.
Ethical board of the jewelry industry.
Confused about ringsizes?
Links to jewelry - antique, custom and handcrafted, wholesale, manufacturers, distributors of jewelry, online shopping, gemstones, diamonds, diamond rings, watches, necklaces and others.
Jewel Info 4 U
Jewellery and gemstone information
For the jewelry manufacturing industry.
Healing through Gems
Indian astrology by N.N. Saha
Gemstone Energy Medicine - Free Course
Visit the site of Isabelle Morton, founder of Gemstone Therapy Institute and the leading authority on gemstone energy medicine. Isabelle pioneered gemstone sphere therapy in the 1980's with her book, "Gifts of the Gemstone Guardians," authored under the name Ginny Katz. She is also an intuitive healer. Sign up for a free gemstone energy medicine course on her website.
Health and healing from Australia.
The 14th Dalai Lama
The first philosopher to connect modern science with the buddhist concept of Karma.
Electronic Gem Therapy
By Lilias Curtin
Find an astrologer.
Alternative Healing Color Light Therapy - Color Light Therapy Sessions for physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health and wellness, formulated according to traditional Ayurvedic healing knowledge of color.