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Digital Skills

Microsoft 365

You may have a Microsoft 365 account through your college, or you may have purchased your own account. With Microsoft 365, you have access to OneDrive storage, Word, Excel, email, and many more apps. Learn more about the apps in Microsoft 365 on this page.

What is Microsoft 365?

Using Microsoft 365 Apps

Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365, (formerly Office 365) is a suite of apps, such as Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, that are available online. You can access your files from anywhere, and you can create, edit, share, and collaborate online in your browser. Sign in to your email to access Office 365 apps. Watch the video below to learn more about Microsoft 365, and view the other tabs to find out about the included apps.


Checkout the Office 365 Learning path - open in a new tab LinkedIn Learning - open in a new tab for essential training. Check to see if you have access through your college or your public library.

OneDrive

OneDrive is a platform to save, organize, and share your files online. When you have files saved in OneDrive, you can access files from anywhere through your browser. View the resources below to learn more.


Teams

Microsoft Teams is a collaboration tool that you can use to chat and work with classmates. You can create teams for group projects or study groups. You can also do more in Teams by adding other apps, such as the project management tool Planner. View the resources below to learn more.


Check out the page on Word for tips and tutorials on different versions of Microsoft Word.

Check out the page on Excel for tips and tutorials on different versions of Microsoft Excel.

Check out the page on PowerPoint for tips and tutorials on different versions of Microsoft PowerPoint.

OneNote

You can use OneNote to create notes with text and media, and keep them all organized in digital notebooks. View the resources below to learn more.


To Do

You can use To Do to create lists of tasks you have to accomplish and set reminders for deadlines. View the resources below to learn more.


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