Getting Started With LibreOffice

LibreOffice is a powerful productivity suite that includes 6 programs bundled together:

  • Writer: Free word processor to create and edit documents, letters, and more.
  • Calc: Free spreadsheet editor similar to Microsoft Excel.
  • Impress: Free presentation software that rivals Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Base: Free database manager software like Microsoft Access.
  • Draw: A free graphics editor that helps you create logos, graphics, and more.
  • Math: Free equation editor software so you can put complex formula and equations into your documents.

LibreOffice is one of the leading open source office productivity suites, and there are plenty of resources available to help you get started. If you’re completely new to LibreOffice, we’ve compiled some basic LibreOffice tips, tutorials, and videos.

For a complete video tutorial to get started with LibreOffice:



For all questions, comments, and concerns, visit LibreOffice’s Help Forum: http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/feedback/

LibreOffice also has a complete resources section available online: http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/documentation/

If you need professional support for your LibreOffice issues, visit the official support page from LibreOffice’s creators: http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/professional-support/