Google Drive

Google shared drives offer shared space in Google Drive where teams can create, store, search, collaborate on, and access all their team-owned files. This document provides an overview of shared drives in U-M Google.
This document provides best practices for sharing files and folders in Google Drive.
Google Drive provides two locations for storing and collaborating on data: My Drive and shared drives. This document provides a table that outlines the key differences between U-M Google My Drive and shared drives.
Overview While U-M Google Drive is great for maintaining a shared document repository, ownership and permissions settings (including inheritance of these settings between top-level folders and their sub-folders) work in a very specific way.
U-M Google shared drives (formerly Team Drives), Dropbox Team Folders, and Shared Accounts in U-M Google are great for maintaining a shared document repository. However, there are important differences in feature availability and functionality between each. This documentation provides a table that outlines how the three compare.
Table of Contents Overview Clean Up Your Google My Drive Clean Up Your Google Shared Drive Clean Up Your Google Mail Clean Up Your Google Photos Overview
This document provides instructions on how to transfer ownership of files you own in Google Drive to another individual at the university and how to transfer ownership to a Google shared drive owned by a department/unit.
This document explains how MCommunity groups work in U-M Google and how to use them.