coin collecting resources tips

coin collecting & numismatic tools

In our efforts to foster the study of numismatics and the hobby of collecting coins, the American Numismatic Association offers a wide variety of resources and tools to help hobbyists of all levels. Explore the sections below for more information and discover the fascinating world of money!

Teacher Tools

One of the primary goals of the Association is to further the education of money, the collecting of money, and the history of money. The following resources are tools for teachers to help achieve this goal for future generations.

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Research Tools from NGC

From the official ANA Grading Service are a variety of very useful research tools to help the numismatic community be more informed collectors.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Here you will find links to subject areas containing answers to many commonly asked numismatic questions that we receive on a regular basis.

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Treasures In Your Pocket

Learn how to find collectible coins in your pocket change or coin jar!

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Die Variety eBook Library

Explore this online die variety eBook library from Variety Vista.

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Money Talks Radio Shows

Listen to some of our favorite Money Talks broadcasts in our digital archive.

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Coin Show Podcasts

Enjoy podcasts from The Coin Show, an internet podcast dedicated to coins and  coin collectors.

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Video Vignettes

These short (3 to 5 minutes) videos are designed to help you become a smarter, more informed collector.

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