Creating a Table to Google Document by Retrieving Values from Google Spreadsheet for Python


This is a sample script for creating a table to Google Document by retrieving values from Google Spreadsheet for Python.

Before you use this script, please install python library of gdoctableapppy.

$ pip install gdoctableapppy

Sample script:

This sample script uses Service Account.

In this sample script, the values are retrieved from Sheet1!A1:C5 of Spreadsheet, and new table is created to the Document using the values.

from google.oauth2 import service_account
from gdoctableapppy import gdoctableapp
from googleapiclient.discovery import build

SCOPES = ['',
SERVICE_ACCOUNT_FILE = 'credential.json' # Please set the json file of Service account.
creds = service_account.Credentials.from_service_account_file(

service = build('sheets', 'v4', credentials=creds)

spreadsheet_id = '###'  # Please set here
document_id = '###'  # Please set here

res = service.spreadsheets().values().get(
    spreadsheetId=spreadsheet_id, range='Sheet1!A1:C5').execute()
values = res['values']

resource = {
    "service_account": creds,
    "documentId": document_id,
    "rows": len(values),
    "columns": len(values[0]),
    "append": True,
    "values": values
res = gdoctableapp.CreateTable(resource)