Last Update October 31, 2020: We improved the overall article.
The library is distributed through the Android SDK manager. If you have that, you can find Google Play Services. In Android Studio, there’s a little button on the top button bar that launches the Android SDK. Here’s the SDK, and note you’ll find Google Play Services under Extras.or Tools > Android > SDK manager Look Like:
|Tools > Android > SDK|
Select and install Google Play Services. This will pull a small library project into the Location controlled by the SDK manager.
|Select and install Google Play Services|
|Choose Packages to Install|
Copy google-play-services.jar from the libs/ folder of the project into the libs/ folder of your project.