Using Document Libraries

SharePoint document libraries store the majority of the content in SharePoint—including documents and spreadsheets—and can create, collect, update, and robustly manage files within organizations. A SharePoint document library is similar to a list on which every item must have an attachment. Document libraries also display key information about each file and provide many powerful features including version control; item-level permissions for libraries, documents, and folders; and built-in workflow.

Viewing Document Libraries

To work with a SharePoint document library, click the Documents link in the Quick Launch to display the All Content page for that site. The Document Libraries view will be applied. To view a specific ...

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