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Mining Engineering: Professional Societies, Industry and Trade Organizations

The mining research guide provides resources on all types of mining with a strong focus on coal mining.

Mining and Energy Organizations

Here are some society links and resources for mining engineers.

American Rock Mechanics Association

American Society of Mining and Reclamation

Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources - produces  one of the two international report for coal reserves

International Society for Rock Mechanics 

International Society of Explosive Engineers

Society for Mining Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) - Primary society for mining engineers.

SME Style Guide - Writing guide for SME publications

World Coal Association - great source for statistics

World Energy Council (WEC) - another good source of statistics