Google Drive for document storage

How do I upload documents to Google Drive?

To access your Rice Google Drive, go to

Login with your Rice email and password set up specifically for Google. 

To upload a single document:
  • Click "New"
 new button in Google Drive

  • Then "File upload."
file upload in Google Drive

You will be shown a list of documents from your computer
example file

You can use the top drop-down
top dropdown menu to locate your file
or the side menu to navigate to where your document is currently stored. 

side bar options to find your document

  • When you locate the document, click it 
example file

and then click "open."


After quick processing your document will be in Google Drive.

To add the contents from an entire folder:

  • Click New   
 new button in Google Drive
  • Folder Upload
folder upload

  • Navigate to the folder you would like to upload. 
  • Select the folder and click "open."

After quick processing, your folder and all of its contents will be in Google Drive.

For assistance:

Phone: 713-348-4357

Online: Request form 

Keywords:google drive, documents, sharing, collaboration, collaborate, project site, project, materials, upload, storage   Doc ID:87137
Owner:Christi C.Group:Rice University
Created:2018-10-24 15:27 CDTUpdated:2018-11-09 12:06 CDT
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