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IT Skills: Google Drive

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Introduction

Welcome to the Google Drive guide

This guide outlines basic information for using Google Drive applications, including:

Google Drive is a cloud-based file storage system that allows you to create, edit, store and share documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. 
You can access these items anywhere through the internet. 

Please note!  IT Services at University of Suffolk does NOT provide support for students/staff using Google Drive, however, you can find more information about using
Google Drive and its applications, through www.lynda.com, or by contacting Learning Services

Google Docs

Google Docs can be used alongside, or as an alternative to MS Word

You can upload existing documents into the Drive to edit and share, or you can start from scratch, creating a document with many of the same capabilities available through MS Word. 

To get started with Google Docs, click the link below or view the tutorial from Lynda.com:

Google Docs Essential Training from Lynda.com

Google Sheets

Google Sheets can be used alongside, or as an alternative to MS Excel

You can upload existing spreadsheets into the Drive to edit and share, or you can start from scratch, creating a spreadsheet with many of the same capabilities available through MS Excel. 

To get started with Google Sheets, click on the link below or view the tutorial from Lynda.com:

Google Sheets Essential Training from Lynda.com

Google Slides

Google Slides can be used alongside, or as an alternative to MS PowerPoint.

You can upload existing presentations into the Drive to edit or share, or you can start from scratch, creating a presentation with many of the same capabilities available through MS PowerPoint. 

To get started with Google Slides, click the link below or view the tutorial from Lynda.com:

Take a look at our online tester sessions.

Google Slides Training (part of Essential Drive Training)

Attribution

All images included in this guide are available through Creative Commons licensing CC-BY-2.0