Links & Resources

Mining Information Sources

Interactive Map of Mining in Ontario 
Interactive Map of Aboriginal Mining Agreements
The Canadian Encyclopedia - Mining 
Mining | InvestinOntario
Ontario's Natural Resources - Minerals and Mining 
Green Mining Initiative Video 
Vidéo Initiative mines vertes 
Minerals in Our Environment  
Mining Glossary 
Natural Resources Canada 
Minerals Education Coalition 
Fraser Institute Survey of Mining Companies
Geoscientists Canada 
Infographics by Visual Capitalist 
World Gold Council  
Silver Institute  
Nickel Institute 
Nickel Producers Environmental Research Association 
Copper Development Association 
European Copper Institute  
International Lead Zinc Research Organization 
International Zinc Association  
International Platinum Group Metals Association 
International Molybdenum Association 
International Tungsten Industry Association 
International Council on Mining and Metals  
OneMine (collection of mining and minerals based research)

Publications, Blogs & social networking SITES

Canadian Mining Journal
Canadian Mining Magazine
The Northern Miner 
The Northern Miner Podcast
CIM Magazine
International Prospecting and Mining Journal
Republic of Mining 
Geology Degrees
The Weird and Wonderful World of Mining

Mining-Related Organizations

Mine Environment Neutral Drainage (MEND)
National Orphaned/Abandoned Mines Initiative (NOAMI)
MSTA: the Mining Suppliers Trade Association (Canada)
Canadian Dam Association
Canadian Land Reclamation Association
Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)
Canadian Mining Hall of Fame
Workplace Safety North
Mining Matters
Women in Mining Toronto Branch 
Women Who Rock
Women in Mining Education Foundation
Ontario Stone Sand and Gravel Association
Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association
Canadian Diamond Drilling Association

National, Provincial & Territorial Mining Associations

Mining Association of Canada
Alberta Chamber of Resources
Yukon Chamber of Mines
Mining Association of British Columbia
Mining Association of Manitoba
Mining Association of Nova Scotia 
Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
Northern Prospectors Association
Ontario Prospectors Association (OPA)
Northwest Territories and Nunavut Chamber of Mines
Quebec Mining Association
L'Association de l'exploration minière du Québec
Saskatchewan Mining Association
Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association

Research & TRAINING Organizations

Canada Mining Innovation Council (CMIC)
Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI)
Mining Exploration Research Centre (MERC)
Mining Innovation, Rehabilitation and Applied Research Corporation (MIRARCO)
Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT)
Fraser Institute
OneMine, a global online digital research centre 
International Minerals Innovation Institute (IMII)

Ontario Government Departments/Agencies Related to Mining

Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines
Geology Ontario
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Ministry of Indigenous Affairs
Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development
Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade
Ontario Biodiversity Council 
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) 


Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR) 
careermine (Mining Jobs in Canada, Ontario)
ENSEMBLE The Mining Diversity Network    
Skills Canada-Ontario  
TalentEgg Career Incubator
Ontario Centres of Excellence
Ministry of Colleges and Universities
Earth Sciences Canada - Careers  
North Superior Workforce Planning Board Employment & Training Hub 
jobGurus Canada - Mining Jobs 
PDAC Jobs 
Anglo American Careers 

LEARN MORE about building a career in mining. Check out a selection of SCHOLARSHIPS in mining-related fields of study, and visit our MINING JOBS page for a list of sites with information on current employment opportunities.


Royal Ontario Museum Teck Suite of Galleries: Earth's Treasures
Science North & Dynamic Earth
Greater Sudbury Virtual Heritage Museum 
Canadian Museum of Nature