University Research Institute for Iberian Archaeology. University of Jaén (Spain).


Research Group for Archaeological Heritage of Jaén (HUM-357). University of Jaén (Spain).


Research Group for Theoretical and Experimental Physical Chemistry (FQM-173). University of Jaén (Spain).


Research Group for Archaeometry and Natural Sciences. University of Ghent (Belgium).





Base de données de spectres Raman (La Société Française de Minéralogie et Cristallographie) (la SFMC)


Handbook of Minerals Raman Spectra (ENS-Lyon)


Integrated database of Raman spectra, X-ray diffraction and chemistry data for minerals (RRUFF Project)


Mineral Raman Database (University of Parma, Italy)


Raman Spectroscopic Library of Natural and Synthetic Pigments (Univ. College London, UK)


Romanian database of Raman Spectroscopy:



Other information resources 

Bouchard M. and Smith D. C. (2003): “Catalogue of 45 reference Raman spectra of minerals concerning research in art history or archaeology, especially on corroded metals and coloured glass”. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 59(10):2247-66.


Burgio L, Clark R. (2001): “Library of FT-Raman spectra of pigments, minerals, pigment media and varnishes, and supplement to existing library of Raman spectra of pigments with visible excitation”. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 57 (7): 1491-521.


Bell, I. M., Clark, R.J.H. and Gibbs, P. J. (1997): “Raman spectroscopic library of natural and synthetic pigments (pre- ≈ 1850 AD)”.  Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 53 (12):  2159-2179.


Research Group IBeA (Ikerkuntza eta Berrikuntza Analitikoa). University of the Basque Country (Spain).


Howell G. M. Edwards, John M. Chalmers (2005): Raman Spectroscopy in Archaeology and Art History. Royal Society of Chemistry. Cambridge.


Archaeometry Unit of Institute of Material Science. University of Valencia (Spain).


Vandenabeele, P. (2013): Practical Raman Spectroscopy: An Introduction. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.Chichester, UK.