IMM Abstracts is the current awareness bulletin for technical literature in the minerals industry.

Issued quarterly, this hard copy publication surveys two to three thousand technical articles and conference papers each year, as well as books, maps and reports.The subject matter covered includes technical research, development and operating practices in economic geology, mining technology, processing and extraction for metalliferous and industrial minerals worldwide. Item selection and abstracting are carried out by experienced and technically qualified staff.

Each entry in the bulletin includes:

  • title
  • author
  • citation
  • informative abstract

Useful details such as reserve estimates or brief process descriptions are often provided.

IMM Abstracts is published by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, and is supported by an excellent photocopy/document delivery service. A half-yearly index is issued on a CD.

For pricing or to subscribe please contact: Frances Perry, Editor

Tel. +44 (0)20 7451 7324    email: [email protected]