What is Google Drive?
Google Drive is a free service from Google that allows you to store files online and access them anywhere using the cloud. Google Drive also gives you access to free, web-based applications for creating documents, spreadsheets, and more. Watch this video from Google to learn more about how Google Drive works.
Why use Google Drive?
Google Drive is one of the most popular cloud storage services available today, offering fifteen gigabytes (15GB) of free storage space. If you've never used a cloud-based storage service like Google Drive before, take a moment to consider the advantages of keeping your files online. Because files can be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection, Drive eliminates the need to email or save a file to a USB drive. And because Drive allows you to share files, working with others becomes much easier.