PARTS OF A BOOK Books contain several informational and important parts, including: Table of Contents The table of contents can be found in the BEGINNING of a book. The table of contents in a book lists each chapter number, title, and page numbers. If you need to see how many chapters are in a book, how many pages are in a book, or you need to know the titles of each chapter in a book…you can find all this information in the book’s table of contents! The table of contents can be used to find information quickly. Index An index is an alphabetical listing of subjects found at the END of an informational book. An index includes the subjects written about in the informational book as well as the page number each subject can be found on. An index can help you quickly find a particular subject within an informational book. Glossary A glossary is an alphabetical list of terms and their definitions found at the END of a book. A glossary contains only key words or difficult words that are found inside the book. A glossary is similar to a dictionary. © Copyright NewPath Learning. All Rights Reserved. Permission is granted for the purchaser to print copies for non-commercial educational purposes only. Visit us at www.NewPathLearning.com.