is an extensive collection of approximately 365 sample-sets containing
over 8,000 hand-specimens representing
Macrotheque Thin & Polished Sections: approximately 1,500 thin and 200 polished sections are derived from samples in the Macrotheque collection and have been are cross-referenced in the database. No petrological sections have yet been digitally photographed but a pilot programme is planned.
Total Metallogeny: Geosites: is a 720 page volume and poster-set compiled and published by Peter Laznicka in his private capacity. The organisation and content of the volume are closely aligned with the design philosophy of Data Metallogenica. The volume contains summary descriptions and stylised plans/sections of 241 rock-forming environments (Geosites) which can be recognised and mapped in the field, together with ore types, deposit examples, references and indexes. The first edition (2001) is out of print and a second edition is planned. Ordering information may be obtained and interest registered with PGC Publishing at www.portergeo.com.au/publishing.asp or by contacting Peter Laznicka directly.