Google Docs

Google Docs allows users to upload existing and to create new web-based documents, spreadsheets and presentations, and to edit them on-line

Up to 10 people within a group can edit a document at the same time

‘Real time’ collaboration

Built-in floating chat window

Documents are stored securely online

Runs on a browser, so requires no installation

Users do to set up need a Gmail account but this is definitely a worthwhile investment  as we will prove in later posts

Go to Google Docs

The video below gives a real example of google docs – a live demo conducted during a google workshop by Richard Byrne

About Mark Glynn

Head of Teaching Enhancement Unit, Dublin City University

Posted on March 8, 2012, in Collaboration, Google, Google Docs. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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