The Technical Library

                                                                                                Library for mining, engineering and related disciplines


Mining & Engineering Research Services:

Do you need assistance with in-depth research in your industry?  CONTACT US with your research requirements!


Our clients have successfully used our services on a variety of Mining & Engineering subjects, such as: 

The Coal industry; Copper industry; Metal industry; Gold industry; Steel industry; Diamond industry; Petroleum; Nitrogen; Methane; Carbon; Base metals; Heavy metals; Mining Subsidence; Mining Accidents; Abandoned mines; Diamond mines; Mining Reclamation; Surface Mining; Platinum Mines; Mining in Ghana; Copper mines; Mining Shovels; Gold mines; Coal mines; Acid mine drainage; Blasting; Mining in South Africa; Diamond mining; Mineral sands; Mine shafts; Mine accidents; Mine development; Mining history; Mining projects; Mining law; Mining technology; Tailings dams; Sulphuric acid; Scrapers; Rock cutting; Stakeholder management; Feasibility studies; Effluents; Rock bolts; Technology transfer etc.

The Technical Library collection has been built up over nearly 70 years and offer the following:

  • Books
  • Conference Proceedings
  • Journals
  • In-depth research requests
  • Inter-Library Loans
  • Journal articles
  • Conference papers
  • Access to our library catalogue
  • Publication requests
  • Monthly bulletin referencing articles in the latest journals

Find out about library membership options HERE!

Who we are:   

We are your answer to library and information services if you are in mining, engineering or related disciplines.  Our strength lies here as we were previously the Anglo American corporate library.  We opened our doors in January 2015 in the Chamber of Mines building in Johannesburg.  

Our client membership includes:

Anglo American;  South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy; Geological Society of South Africa; Private Companies