Google Drive at Wellesley College

Google Drive lets you store and access your files anywhere -- on the web, on your hard drive, or on the go. Here’s how it works:

  1. Go to Google Drive on the web at
  2. Install Google Drive on your computer or mobile device.
  3. Store your files in Google Drive. It’s right there on your device.


Getting started with Google Drive

Access and organize your files.

Google Documents

Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhere. Manage documents, spreadsheets, presentations, surveys, and more all in one place. Google Docs are always stored inside Google Drive. 

How to share

Step-by-step instructions for how to share something from your Google Drive with another person.

Transfer of Ownership

When you want to hand off files or documents in Google Drive to someone else, whether changing roles, projects, or jobs. 

Organize your files into folders.

Folders make it easy to organize all of your files and Google documents, spreadsheets, and presentations in Google Drive.

Sync files and folders

As soon as you finish installing Google Drive for your Mac/PC or mobile app, the device can sync with Google Drive on the web.

Set up offline access

No network? No problem.  
Google also has detailed help for common issues on their Drive help website.