Welcome to the Genomes OnLine Database GOLD Release v.5  
GOLD:Genomes Online Database, is a World Wide Web resource for comprehensive access to information regarding genome and metagenome sequencing projects, and their associated metadata, around the world.
1. Register


Register your project information and Metadata in the Genomes Online Database

2. Annotate

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Annotate your microbial genome or metagenome with IMG/ER or IMG/MER

3. Publish


Publish your genome or metagenome in open access standards-supportive journal.

  • • Metagenomic  603
  • • Non-Metagenomic 21,333
Sequencing Projects
Analysis Projects
  • Genome Analysis 40,970
  • Metagenome Analysis 6,271
  • Single Cell (Screened) 1,378
  • Single Cell (Unscreened) 215
  • Genome from Metagenome 1,886
  • Combined Assembly 77
JGI Projects
Special Projects
Please cite:
Reddy TBK, Thomas A, Stamatis D, Bertsch J, Isbandi M, Jansson J, Mallajosyula J, Pagani I, Lobos E and Kyrpides N. The Genomes OnLine Database (GOLD) v.5: a metadata management system based on a four level (meta)genome project classification. Nucl. Acids Res. (2014) doi: 10.1093/nar/gku950
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