How To Do Endnotes In Google Docs

Last Updated on July 23, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to do endnotes in Google Docs.

How To Do Endnotes In Google Docs

Endnotes are a great way to provide additional information to your readers without cluttering up the main body of your text. They are commonly used in academic papers and other long-form documents.

Unfortunately, Google Docs does not have an in-built endnotes feature. Thankfully, there are a few tricks you can use to create endnotes in Google Docs. In this guide, we will show you how to create endnotes in Google Docs.

How to Insert Endnotes in Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to insert endnotes in Google Docs.

Step 1

Open a Google Docs document containing footnotes you want to convert into Endnotes.

Step 2

In the Extensions menu, click Add-ons > Get add-ons.

Step 3

Type “Endnote Generator” in the provided search box and click on the Endnote Generator add-on result.

Step 4

Click Install in the Endnote Generator page.

Step 5

After installing the add-on, you can now access the feature through Extensions > Endnote Generator > Run.

Step 6

In the Endnote Generator panel, click on the Generate button.

Step 7

The Endnote Generator add-on will collect all existing footnotes in your document and add it to an Endnote section at the end of your document.

Summary

This guide should be everything you need to learn how to do endnotes in Google Docs.

Click this link to make a copy of this sample document to try doing it yourself!