The Cleveland Arts Prize in literature was awarded to Gold in 1987.
Contemporary Authors Online. The Gale Group. 2001.
Literary San Francisco shows Herbert Gold in July 2002 reacting to the renovation of the city's Union Square.
OPLIN: The Ohio Public Library Information Network published an article by Larry Smith titled "Herbert Gold--Belief and Craft" in Ohioana Quarterly, Winter 1978. This extensive essay includes a biography of Gold peppered with quotes from him on various aspects of his life.
OPLIN has a bibliography of many of Gold's books along with descriptions and reviews.
San Francisco Reader has an undated interview with Gold in which the novelist talks about his motivation and approach to writing.
Wired for Books features an audio interview in which Gold talks with journalist Don Swaim about his book Mr. White Eyes and his writing style.