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About using Spreadsheets, such as Excel, Google Sheets, Calc, Numbers, and others.

Spreadsheet Software

Desktop Spreadsheet Software

  • Excel in Microsoft Office
  • Calc from LibreOffice 
    • Free and Open Source
  • Tableau Desktop and Tableau Prep from Tableau
    • Free full version for students
    • Free public version for all

Web-Based Spreadsheet Software

  • Excel from Office365
    • Mason Students and Employees can access it for free online
  • Sheets from Google Apps 
    • Free with a google account