Introduction to LibreOffice Writer - Tutorials for Beginners

Learn how to create quality documents for school and work through these tutorials for LibreOffice
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2016 English

Course Description

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

What are the requirements?

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

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 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

Who is the target audience?

  • 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

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introductory Videos

A brief comparison of two very similar programs from the same original source code. Which should you be using in 2016?

Section 2: Basics

How to tutorial on using Templates and Wizards inside of LibreOffice Writer 5.1.3 and what they do.


Learn how to add a numbered or bullet list to your LibreOffice Writer 5.1.3 document.


Adding custom fonts to your computer so that you can use them inside LibreOffice Writer and other applications.


Quick guide to Toolbars within LibreOffice Writer for basic functions including Moving, Editing, Adding, and Removing Toolbars


Tips heavy tutorial on how to use tables in LibreOffice Writer. Especially for beginners.

Adding and Modifying Images
Section 3: Settings Surrounding the Page

Quick tutorial on what styles are, how to use them, and how to create them within LibreOffice Writer 5.1.3.


Quick video on how to change page margins - a common task for people needing to adhere to a certain page format like MLA.


Usage of Headers and Footers within LibreOffice Writer 5.1.3.

Section 4: Organization

Set up table of contents with hyperlinks and custom bookmarks


Share changes to team members before finalizing them in a document. Restrict final change confirmation to those with password only in LibreOffice 5.1.3.

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Instructor Biography

Chris Navarre, Software Tutorial Expert and Author

My philosophy in information technology and learning in general is that video learning is the best way to learn for yourself. I can provide the videos but it's up to you as my student to absorb and practice the information to become a more educated and skilled person.

If you want to get a taste of my approach to education and tutorial series, you can find me on my YouTube tutorial channel Chris' Tutorials.

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