Skip to main content

Tech Toolbox: Google Docs

Helpful resources for working with a variety of technologies available to you at ACC.

Google Docs = Google Drive = Cloud Computing

Google Docs / Google Drive ...
What's in a name?

Did you know that if you are an ACC student or employee, you have access to this powerful tool. Now your files go everywhere you do. Change a file on the web, on your computer, or on your mobile device and it updates on every device where you’ve installed Google Drive.

*** Frequently Asked Questions -- Google Apps at ACC ***

Google Docs Update

"Complying with MLA formatting guidelines using Google Docs just got a whole lot easier. Google just made a quiet update that allows for you to insert a header that only displays on the first page of a document while using a different header for all subsequent pages." The "insert page number" has also been updated to allow users to start page numbers on the second page.  There are footers, too.

The Gooru. "Create First Page Headers on Google Docs." Ask the Gooru. Posted to G+ 25 Feb. 2015.

Tips and Tricks

Google Docs in Plain English Video

Link to Video on YouTube

Google Docs Tutorials

Page Editor

Page Editor: Margaret Peloquin   Oct 2016

ACC Web Site || Library Web Site || GET HELP! || Search the Library
Contact Us • © Library Services, Austin Community College • Last update 7-6-2017