Lithium is one of the Rare resources in Astroneer.
It can be mined, either deep underground or on the surface, depending on the planet. To mine entire Lithium deposits a Drill Head is required, however, you can gather some of the deposit using the Deform Tool.
You can also obtain Lithium from certain Discoveries, as the result of research or through trading.
Lithium is used to craft the following items :
- In version 158, Lithium, alongside astronium and titanium were mineable without the use of drill, this was however unintetional