U-M Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives), My Drive, and U-M Box are great for maintaining a shared document repository. However, there are important differences in how they each work. See below for tables that outline how the three compare. Tip If you’re unsure of what account type(s) are best for you or your team, you can contact the ITS Service Center for guidance.
Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a feature in Google's G Suite. They offer shared space in Google Drive where teams can create, store, search, collaborate on, and have access to all their team-owned files. The difference between a shared drive and My Drive is that all data (files, folders, spreadsheets, forms, and presentations) are owned by the team/group and not an individual.
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U-M instructors on the Ann Arbor campus can use the MCommunnity Directory to create groups based on course-roster data in Wolverine Access. These groups are synchronized to U-M Google and can be used for sending email, and sharing U-M Google resources.
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Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a new feature in Google's G Suite. Unlike files in My Drive, files in shared drives are owned by the team/group rather than an individual. See below for a table that outlines the other differences between shared drives and My Drive.
Google shared drives (formerly known as Team Drives) are a feature in Google’s G Suite offering shared space in Google Drive where teams can create, store, search, collaborate on, and have access to all their team-owned files. Below is a list of best practices for using your shared drives here at the University of Michigan.
What can be migrated to shared drives (Team Drives)? Important You must have at least the Contributor role in the destination shared drive (formerly known as Team Drive).