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Formatting Papers: Google Docs

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  • Check out the Basic Formatting page for quick, easy instructions on how to format your paper using Google Docs.



​​If you don't already have a Google account set up, click this link to create a free account. With a Google account you can access the professional suite for Google Docs, Sheets, Presentations, and more. You can also create and customize Gmail, YouTube, and Google Maps profiles and store your personalizations. Google is free to sign up with and you can access your documents from any public computer you log into, including the computers in the Library computer labs. Just make sure you always sign off when you're finished! Otherwise your personal information can be accessed by anyone.

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