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GALILEO Timeline

Screenshot of GALILEO from 1995-1999

GALILEO launched on September 21, 1995, initially serving USG institutions, with additional institutions added in 1996 and 1997. Usage was about 5 million transactions in 1996. EBSCO databases added in 1997. GIL added in 1997 and GOLD in 1998. Switched to vendor interfaces in 1999. The New Georgia Encyclopedia project was announced in 1999. Pines implemented in 1999.


Items from 1995-1999

Article: The University System of Georgia’s GALILEO
Article: The University System of Georgia’s GALILEO

GALILEO Milestones 2000
GALILEO Milestones 2000

Staff Assembly Line for GALILEO Mailing
Staff Assembly Line for GALILEO Mailing

Raising Awareness of GALILEO in 1997… and Today
Raising Awareness of GALILEO in 1997… and Today

Brendan is Working Hard
Brendan is Working Hard

Kriste Ready to Show Attendees How to Use GALILEO
Kriste Ready to Show Attendees How to Use GALILEO


Georgia Government Publications Bookmark
Georgia Government Publications Bookmark

GALILEO Bookmark 1995-2000
GALILEO Bookmark 1995-2000

Bobby and Elizabeth Help a Conference Attendee
Bobby and Elizabeth Help a Conference Attendee

Computerworld Smithsonian Award 1997
Computerworld Smithsonian Award 1997

GALILEO Logo 1998
GALILEO Logo 1998

GALILEO Poster 1999
GALILEO Poster 1999


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