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GALILEO Logo Use Guidelines and Style Guide 4.1

The trademark of the GALILEO logo was affirmed and renewed in June 2003 with a single standardized logo that replaced various forms of the logo that had been developed over the years. The new logo must be used according to the following usage guidelines in order to preserve the trademark. Any other use or modification of the GALILEO logo must be approved by GALILEO and the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia Office of Legal Affairs.

General Guidelines

Detailed Guidelines

Colors and Fonts

The use of color in graphics and fonts in the GALILEO web pages must adhere to the official GALILEO color palette below in order to be consistent with the logo.

The use of color and font in print materials for GALILEO, when emulating the GALILEO logo or components of the GALILEO website, must adhere to the official GALILEO color palette below in order to maintain consistency both between web and print and among printed materials.

The following colors are the required GALILEO blues for use in logos and fonts and other graphic elements in web and print. Please note that the print color is not a direct translation of the web color, but a color selected to best emulate the web color under print conditions.

Item Example Font Face Hexidecimal color RGB color Print color (CMYK/Pantone)
GALILEO Logo Text sample GALILEO text Optima #333399 Red - 51
Green - 51
Blue - 153
C - 100%
M - 56%
Y - 0%
K - 34%

Pantone Coated 295
Slogan and Tagline Text Sample text for slogan Lucida Sans Unicode #333399 Red - 51
Green - 51
Blue - 153
C - 100%
M - 56%
Y - 0%
K - 34%

Pantone Coated 295
Globe Image: The GALILEO globe is created using two sets of gradients - a blue gradient for water and a tan gradient for land.
Blue gradient blue gradient NA NA Position 1 - location 100%

Red - 51
Green - 51
Blue - 153

Position 2 - location 78.53%

Red - 63
Green - 71
Blue - 174

Position 3 - location 28.25%

Red - 164
Green - 187
Blue - 236
Position - location 100%

C - 100%
M - 56%
Y - 0%
K - 34%

Position 2 - location 69.49%

C - 80%
M - 52.16%
Y - 0%
K - 0%

Position 3 - location 33.9%

C - 38.04%
M - 14.51%
Y - 0%
K - 0%
Tan gradient tan gradient NA NA NA

Position 1 - location 94.94

Pantone 465 CV, 100% transparency

Position 2 - location: 0.56%

Pantone 465 CV, 17% transparency

The default font-face for GALILEO web pages is Lucida Grande for Apple OS X and Verdana for Microsoft Windows.

Logo Versions

Different image file formats are provided for web and print use with appropriate color and resolution. Only print resolution (300 dpi or greater) logos should be used for print purposes; web logos captured from the GALILEO system should not be used for print purposes, as the resolution and colors will not be correct.

Download Logos

Logo Description
Color GALILEO Logo Low resolution (Web, screen)
gal_color_web_2003.jpg (72 dpi, 17.8 KB)

Hi-resolution CMYK color (4-color printing)
gal_color_print_2003.tif (300 dpi, 1.75 MB)

Hi-resolution RGB color (use with Microsoft Products and RGB-only applications)
gal_color_print_2003_RGB.tif (300 dpi, 139 KB)
Small color GALILEO Logo Low resolution (Web, screen)
gal_color_web_2003_sm.jpg (72 dpi, 5.9 KB)

Hi-resolution CMYK color (4-color printing)
gal_color_print_2003_sm.tif (300 dpi, 446 KB)

Hi-resolution RGB color (use with Microsoft Products and RGB-only applications)
gal_color_print_2003_RGB_sm.tif (300 dpi, 83 KB)
Black and White GALILEO Logo Low resolution (Web, screen)
gal_line_2003.jpg (72 dpi, 13.1 KB)

Hi-resolution

gal_line_2003.tif (300 dpi, 49.5 KB)
Small Black and White GALILEO Logo Low resolution (Web, screen)
gal_line_2003_sm.jpg (72 dpi, 4.5 KB)

Hi-resolution

gal_line_2003_sm.tif (300 dpi, 21 KB)
GALILEO Express Links Logos:

Color GALILEO Express Links logo

Outline GALILEO Express Links logo
Full Color Express Links logo
express_link.gif (72 dpi, .69 KB)

Outline Express Links logo
express_link_line.gif (72 dpi, .5 KB)

To download GALILEO logos:

Instructions for adding a New Georgia Encyclopedia link and the NGE logo to a Web page are available in the New Georgia Encyclopedia FAQ.