Paper to PDF

Scan a piece of paper from your phone and convert it into a PDF file.

Your phone most likely has a really powerful camera that we can use to make a PDF. Let's find a scanning app that works well for you and then send it up to our Google Drive. So you can share and store it.

Adobe Scan

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Step-by-Step

Log in with your school Google account
In case you forget what a sign-in looks like
Now scan something and define the edges

Save that PDF, it looks great!
Share it
Select Google Drive

Android Users

The Google Drive app on Android has a built-in scanner! Scan your files and add them to the correct folder all in one scan. What a time to be alive!

  1. Open the Google Drive app Google Drive.

  2. In the bottom right, tap Add Add.

  3. Tap Scan Scan.

  4. Take a photo of the document you'd like to scan.

    • Adjust scan area: Tap Crop Crop.

    • Take photo again: Tap Re-scan current page Refresh.

    • Scan another page: Tap Add Add.

  5. To save the finished document, tap Done Done.