Free Woodworking Plans - Bookcases and Bookshelves

  •  Secret Door Bookcase
    This secret door bookcase was built in an attic but perhaps you can make adjustments for another part of your home if the attic isn't accessible.
  •  Bookcase Room Divider
    This bookcase makes a great room divider since it is open on both sides. It also features three bins on the bottom for added storage. Here are the free plans to build it.
  •  Bookcase
    The great thing about this childrens bookcase is the built-in bin at the bottom. Also that the sides are flat so two bookcases could go side by side with no gap. Here are the free plans.
  •  Wall to Wall Bookcases
    Build wall-to-wall bookcases with this detailed free tutorial. Beautiful.
  •  Bookcase
    This bookcase features three large shelves plus three drawers for added storage. At the link you will find free step-by-step plans to build it.
  •  Modular Bookcase
    This bookcase unit could be built using only three sections or as many as 5 or 6. Here are the free plans to build it.
  •  Bookcase BuiltIn
    Build a bookcase and give it a built-in look using this free tutorial.
  •  Bookcase
    This bookcase is small measuring just 28 inches wide x 27 inches tall and 5 inches deep. You could alter the dimensions to suite your needs.
  •  Corner Bookcase
    Fill a corner in your home with this awesome bookcase. Here are the free woodworking plans.
  •  Ironbound Bookcase
    Build this ironbound bookcase and give your room an industrial feel. Here are the free plans.
  • More Free Woodworking Projects - Bookcases and Bookshelves

  •  Build In Bookcases
    Add beauty and extra storage to a space by building built-in bookcases with an adjoining window seat. Here is how...
  •  Dog Bookcase
    With just a few tools and a piece of pine you can build a doggie bookcase like this one.
  •  Slim 6 Cube Bookcase
    This slim six cube bookcase is an easy build with this free materials list and tutorial. Perfect spot for baskets too.
  •  Modular Bookcase
    Build this modular bookcase which is an easy project that will require minimal skills.
  •  Corner Bookcase from old Door
    If you can get your hands on a solid wood door, here is how you can turn it into a corner bookcase complete with angled shelves.
  •  Bookcase
    This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a wall of bookcases. 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.
  •  Build-In Bookcase
    Here are some basic techniques for opening a wall and constructing a built-in bookcase.
  •  Bookcase
    This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a bookcase. 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.
  •  Bookcase Large
    This large bookcase unit can easily be customized to fit your space and features plenty of open and closed storage. Here are the free step-by-step woodworking plans.
  •  Raised Bookcase PDF
    This Arts and Crafts style bookcase would work as a sofa table too. Build it by downloading the free plan at the link.
  • Bookcases and Bookshelves Woodworking Plans for sale

  •  Montpelier Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: The charm of Colonial design is emphasized in this easy-to-build bookcase. Build it to size indicated on enclosed full size pattern or lengthen shelves to width desired. No special tools or skill required. Complete list of materials needed printed on pattern.
  •  Easy to Build Modern Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. A full materials list is provided, however any hardware parts source (legs) would no longer be in business.
  •  Clear-Vue Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    Full size drawings make this project easy to build. Our research indicates that this plan is no longer printed so once we are sold out, that is it! This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Lectern Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    Build this lectern bookcase from plywood. We used birch plywood but you can use a plywood of your choice. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Corner Bookcase Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    The unique design of this bookcase provides open shelves therefore more access. This bookcase can be tucked into a corner to make use of what is typically wasted space.
  •  Shelves Cabinets and Bookcases
    In just about any room in the house, it is great to have some extra storage space to keep things organized and uncluttered. If you want to create customized storage spaces for your home, Shelves, Cabi...
  •  Barristers Bookcase Woodworking Plan
    For over 100 years the Barristerís bookcase has been one of the finest ways to display a fine collection of books or treasured art objects. This bookcase can be built out of any hardwood. Rather than ...
  •  Barristers Bookcase Woodworking Plan
    Our twist on this classic project includes a drawer at the bottom to keep hanging files close at hand. Even full loaded, it rolls in and out easily on heavy-duty slides. The drawer box joiner requires just a single setup on the tablesaw explained within this plan. As an option, we’ll show you how to install a mortised lock in the bottom drawer.
  •  Towering Tomes Bookcase Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Standing fully 7 feet tall, with six shelves (five of which adjust on standards and brackets), this stately walnut showcase has more than enough room for a librarians ransom in books. Fluted face-frame stiles and rich cove molding at the top make it a natural for traditionally styled interiors.
  •  Trio of Bookcases Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Here is a masterpiece you can build that will showcase your treasured tomes for years to come. Simply change the wood type and trim details to suit your taste. We will show you how. The bookcase has a fixed shelf and three adjustable shelves to hold loads of books or display items. The height measurement is approximate depending on which style you choose to build.
  •  Heirloom Bookcase Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Put your treasured books, collectibles, and craftsmanship on display with this stylish case-on-case project that is surprisingly easy to build. Though this handsome piece looks sophisticated, you do not need the skills of a master craftsman to build it. Whether you have made cabriole legs before or not, you will discover the process for shaping them - using only a bandsaw, rasp, handsaw, and mill file - amazingly simple.
  •  Barristers Bookcase Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Our twist on this classic project includes a drawer at the bottom to keep hanging files close at hand. Even full loaded, it rolls in and out easily on heavy-duty slides. The drawer box joiner requires just a single setup on the tablesaw explained within this plan. As an option, we will show you how to install a mortised lock in the bottom drawer.
  •  Bookcase Secretary Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. This modern style Governor Winthrop bookcase and desk is intriguing in knotty pine but it is easy to build it of any wood when you work with the full size drawings in this craft pattern.
  •  Window Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. You probably have a window for this. The end pots add a touch of the garden. The shelves may be of pine, the back of presdwood. The details for making it are shown in this craft pattern.
  •  Sectional Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. These set-in cases can be used in different ways. The corner section can be used alone. End sections can be added as shown. Left and right end section can be placed at the ends of a davenport.
  •  Mesquite Bookcase Woodworking Plan Featuring Norm Abram
    Norm was in Arizona on the hunt for Arts and Crafts style furniture pieces that would capture his attention to build upcoming projects. He found a Greene and Green inspired design of a glass front bookcase that featured divided window panes in the doors and the Green Brothers trademark square peg details. In true heirloom style, Norm made his from mesquite lumber, a native wood species of the Sonoran desert. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual paper plan you are buying.
  •  2 in 1 Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The design of this plan features alternative top and bottom trim molding to give you two different looks. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Double Craftsman Bookcase Vintage Woodworking Plan
    Display your books and collectibles in this double Craftsman bookcase. Glass doors protect what ever you decide to display. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Bookcase, Classic
    If you have always wanted a large formal bookcase, but wondered how ou would be able to move it around once you built it, this Classic Bookcase is the answer. All the large components are built and finished separately and assembled "on site" with knock-down hardware. It is still big, but now it is manageable.We have also included plans for an alternate top. In addition to the design shown in the photo, you can build a straight or "flat-top."All the shelves are adjustable. The overall dimensions are 91" high x 43" wide x 14" deep.
  •  Bookcase, Tower (PDF) - FREE PLAN OFFER
    Sometimes, smaller is actually better. The narrow design of this bookcase means it will fit into just about any location in your home. It takes up less than 2 square feet of floor space, yet the six shelves, four of them adjustable, provide more than 7 square feet of storage or display space.
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