BigQuery on Google Cloud Platform¶
In order to use BigQuery, you must have access to a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) project. Your GCP project must be associated with a billing account in order to gain full access to all of products and services that make up the Google Cloud. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to to request cloud credits.
Additionally, you will need a Google account identity (freely available with a new account or by linking to an existing email account).
When first logging into the Google Cloud Platform ,you will be presented with this page (click on the images to enlarge them):
You will be presented with sign in page, prompting you to enter a Google account log in and password:
Once you sign in, click on Console at the top of the screen (see arrow in image below) to access a full range of Google cloud products and services including BigQuery.
At the home button, scroll down to open BigQuery.