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Google Apps: Drive

A basic guide to using Google Apps at Butler

What is Google Drive?

Google Drive allows you to access your uploaded files from anywhere you are connected to the internet. Just go to to create and view files such as documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and forms. Google Drive has 15 GB of free storage, but more space can be purchased if necessary. Google Drive is excellent for collaboration, as files can be viewed and edited by other users that you share the file with.

For more information on the specific types of Google Drive files, read the subpages included in this guide under the Drive tab.

Not sure what type of file you will need? Read this overview to learn about the different types.

Go Google: Google Drive

Exploring Google Drive

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Call: 317-940-9227
Text: 317-758-3551
Or stop by Irwin Library: we are located at the Information Commons desk on the first floor and in the Center for Academic Technology offices on the third floor.

Help from Google

Drive Help


Email Butler University Libraries
Irwin Library: 317-940-9227
Science Library: 317-940-9937

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