Administered by the Georgia Public Library Service, GOLD is the resource sharing network used throughout the state. GOLD’s consortium is comprised of more than 200 academic, public, private, school, special, and technical college member libraries. GOLD operates through the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC), an international library cooperative, and OCLC’s WorldCat database, a comprehensive bibliographic database comprised of more than 400 million records.
DRAFT GOLD MANUAL AND MEMBERSHIP AGREEMENT
The linked documents below are drafts to replace the existing manuals and membership agreement. The GOLD Advisory Committee will be completing these documents in the coming months and planning for their implementation.
GOLD ABIDES: NEW ADVENTURES IN RESOURCE SHARING FOR GA
The COMO 2015 presentation by the members of the GOLD Advisory Committee introduces the proposed new GOLD membership agreement, criteria, and compliance that will update and strengthen resource sharing and serials holdings management in Georgia.
WorldShare Interlibrary Loan
- WorldShare Interlibrary Loan documentation
- Policies Directory guide
- WorldShare Interlibrary Loan training
LOCAL HOLDINGS MAINTENANCE (LHM)
INTERLIBRARY LOAN CODES FOR GEORGIA LIBRARIES
Current GOLD Statistics
Quarterly Statistics for GOLD Member Libraries
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY23
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY22
- GOLD FY2022 In Group Activity
- GOLD FY2022 Out of Group Activity
- GOLD In Group Lends FY20-21, Updates
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY21
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY20
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY19
GOLD Borrowing and Lending Statistics, FY18