This list of free woodworking plans will guide you to build bookshelves and bookcases of all sizes and purposes. Not all of the listings provide exact details on building methods. Builders should have some knowledge of basic wood handling and its characteristics related to the project intended to be built. Look for the page navigation link near the bottom of this list as there are many more pages for free bookshelf building projects.
All it takes, essentially, is some sturdy veneer plywood and a circular saw to build this built-in bookcase. Some solid-wood trim covering all the plywood edges hides your clever trickery, leaving you with a piece of furniture worthy of a great library.
Bookcases are a fun and useful DIY project. Wooden bookcases are simple to build if you assure the pieces are cut square and to correct size. Try adding this poplar version to your home library bookcases. Building bookcases will not take long if you follow these instructions.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a bookshelf with attached wine rack. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software. Most drawings do not have instructions, its assumed you can build it based on the completed drawing provided.
It only takes a quick look at the photo to see that this classic-looking bookcase is a great way to transform some unused wall space into versatile storage. But it is not until you get into all the construction detail that you see the full picture. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
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