R e s o u r c e s
There are many excellent and free philatelic resources available on the Internet today and happily the number just keeps growing.
I would like to suggest four I have found helpful:
There is overlap, of course, but each offers its own style and extra content to make them worthwhile.
They are all worth a look.
W e b L o g s
Web logs, also called blogs, have become entertaining and worthwhile tools for virtually all interests.
Stamp collecting has its share and many provide a steady stream of information, pictures, news and stories.
A few good examples include:
Stamp Collecting Blog
International Stamp News
There are many blogs online so you should find something of interest.
E x h i b i t i o n s
Stamp exhibitions and bourses are worthwhile events. They can be entertaining as well as rewarding.
Hundreds of shows are held every year but finding them is not always easy.
Fortunately to help with a search is Stamp Shows Worldwide. SSW features
a large, well organized listing of philatelic events.
This is a handy & useful site to find the shows scheduled in your area.
Also, there are virtual exhibitions on the Internet. A good example is EXPONet.
EXPONet offers a growing collection of quality exhibits in a variety of philatelic areas.
There is plenty to see and enjoy here.
O r g a n i z a t i o n s
A membership in a stamp club or society can enhance & enrich the hobby experience.
Interested? Here are a few suggestions:
You might be surprised to find the variety of worthwhile benefits, programs and other resources so many provide.
Find an interesting one? Be sure to