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Office 2013 Services and Resources

OTS Training is here to support you with your transition to Office 2013 by offering the following services and resources.


What's New in 2013 at a Glance
To explore the new features in Office 2013 quickly, you may view the video or print out the quick reference guide and/or the self-help document. Links are below:

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Office 2013: What’s New
This valuable quick reference guide will take you through the general new features available across all the Microsoft Office packages. *Please note: Sky Drive is not supported at Towson University. Any reference to Sky Drive in this document should
be disregarded.
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Microsoft Office 2013 has undergone some slight user interface (UI) enhancements while still keeping a similar look and feel to Microsoft Office 2010. This self-help document will take your through the new features in Office 2013 - categorized by software package.

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Office 2013: What's New Introduction Video
View this brief presentation on the items that are new in Office 2013.

Customized Training
If you wish to receive customized training for your department on the Office 2013 enhancements, we would be happy to accommodate you. We can conduct training during your regularly scheduled staff meeting or set-up a custom time. Availability is limited for these customized training sessions, so please contact Cyndi Caravello at 410-704-3768 or ccaravello@towson.edu to set up a customized training session at your earliest convenience.

Open Enrollment Workshops
Beginning in January of 2014, an array of workshops will be available to Faculty, staff and students. These workshops are usually 2 hours in length and cover the 2013 suite of packages including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. To view and register for upcoming workshops click here.


Downloadable Self-Help Documents
OTS Training offers a library of self-help training documents and quick reference guides on various topics relating to Office 2013.

In-Depth Online Video Software Training
Lynda.com is an extensive online software training tutorial video library which offers in-depth training on the Office 2010 suite of packages. This video collection is available 24/7. To receive a 7 day account and login instructions, go to http://techhelp.towson.edu and login with your NetID and Password. Select Employee Role/Training and Documentation/Lynda.com.

Phone Support
Contact OTS Training at 410-704-4070 for any questions you may have about training services and/or resources.


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Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-4070
E-mail: training@towson.edu

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