Applies to: SharePoint Online, SharePoint Server 2019, SharePoint Server 2016, SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise, SharePoint Server 2013,SharePoint Server 2010.
Create a document library in SharePoint to securely store files where you and your co-workers can find them easily, work on them together, and access them from any device at any time. SharePoint team sites include a document library by default, however, you can add additional document and other libraries to a site as needed. For more information about document libraries, see What is a document library?
Create a library in SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server 2019
- Visit the team site where you want to create a new document library
- On the menu bar, choose New and then Document library.
- Type a name for the new library.
- Press Create.
For info on adding versioning, uploading files, and enabling other library features, see Next steps with your document library.
Tip: Check out these YouTube videos from SharePoint community experts to learn more about working with documents and libraries.
Next steps with your document library
After creating a library, you can discover more info about: