Introduction to LibreOffice Writer - Tutorials for Beginners

Learn how to create quality documents for school and work through these tutorials for LibreOffice
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (52 ratings)
1,607 students
Introduction to LibreOffice Writer - Tutorials for Beginners
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (52 ratings)
1,607 students
Create quality documents using LibreOffice Writer as their cross-platform document editor of choice
Understand the LibreOffice Interface and where everything is
Improve their work by using useful features


  • Know the basics of computer usage.
  • You should know how to type, file and save, and simple things of that nature.

This course is about learning the LibreOffice Writer software for creating documents for school and work. In this course, it is assumed that you are a beginner in office software but have a grasp of the basic concepts. If you are hoping to learn more about the program, this course will offer many lessons in learning related skills.

Topics Include

  • Creating Bulleted Lists, Tables, and including images in the documents
  • Utilizing styles, adding headers, and modifying page margins
  • Using Change Control to manage document collaboration
  • Adding a Table of Contents - Critical for eBook writers
  • Customizing your font pool for use in any document creation inside and outside LibreOffice writer
Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about what is possible inside LibreOffice
  • Students or anyone who works on a computer and wants to become more efficient at what they do
4 sections • 12 lectures • 1h 0m total length
  • LibreOffice or Apache OpenOffice?
  • Templates and Wizards
  • Creating Bulleted or Numbered Lists
  • Add, Use, and Download New Fonts
  • Edit, Move, Add, and Remove Toolbars
  • Tips for Using Tables
  • Adding and Modifying Images
  • Crash Course on Using Styles
  • How to Change Page Margins
  • How to Add Headers and Footers
  • Table of Contents - Heading and Custom Bookmarks
  • Change Control Management and Password Protection for Documents

Software Tutorial Expert and Author
Chris Navarre
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  • 881 Reviews
  • 40,320 Students
  • 18 Courses

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