Team Drives vs. Galileo
The two tools supported by CNU for group file storage are Team Drives and the Collaborative area on Galileo, also known as the Z drive on Windows machines. The table below will give you an idea of the differences between the two
File types allowed
All file types and Google documents
All file types
New top level folders/drives created by
Any CNU user
Access managed by
Those given Full Access on the team drive
Only with VPN
Access files directly on your computer?
Yes, automatically on Windows, manually on Mac
Access files through web browser?
Files sharable with external users?
Creating a Team Drive
Creating a Shared Drive is simple. Log in to your Google Drive, and click the Shared Drives button.