Google Documents - Inserting a Table of Contents

A Table of Content will allow you to add a list of the sections of you document. In order to have a successful Table of Contents, you must apply styles. 

  1. To apply Styles to your document first highlight the title of a section.



  2. Click on the Styles drop down menu and select one of the styles options. You can add styles to all the sections of your document.


Once you have assigned styles to your document you are ready to create a Table of Contents.

  1. Click where you would like to add the Table of Contents. Then click Insert > Table of Contents. Your Table of Contents will appear with the section styles you added earlier.



  2. If you add more styles to your document, you will need to refresh your table of contents. Click the refresh button inside the table of contents window to update the table of contents.