Free Woodworking Plans - Bookcases and Bookshelves

  •  Bookcase Console
    This configuration shows two units built to hug the back of a sectional sofa but you could build one or build two and put them end to end for a straight sofa bookcase console.
  •  Cascade Bookcase
    Build this modern cascading bookcase using these free woodworking plans.
  •  Bookcase with Drawers
    Build this bookcase which has drawers on the bottom for hidden storage. Here are the free 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.
  •  Bookcase
    This bookcase features adjustable shelves and can be built using these free woodworking plans.
  •  Bookcase PDF
    This bookcase features adjustable shelves and the free woodworking plans are downloadable at the link.
  •  Bookcase PDF
    The finished measurements of this pocket hole bookcase are 42 inches tall and 24 inches wide. Perfect for a small space. At the link the free plans are downloadable.
  •  Tall Bookcase
    This bookcase features adjustable shelves and stands just over 72 inches tall. You can adjust the height to suite your space.
  •  Pyramid Bookcase
    This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a bookcase that is a little different than the norm, a pyramid 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.
  •  Doll House Bookcase
    This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a childrens doll house 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.
  • More Free Woodworking Projects - Bookcases and Bookshelves

  •  Bookcase Room Divider
    Build this bookcase room divider to suite your needs. Change the size according to the size of the rooms. Build it using these step-by-step woodworking plans.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Plumbing Pipe Bookcase
    Build this industrial looking set of shelves using this great tutorial.
  •  Build-In Bookcase
    Here are some basic techniques for opening a wall and constructing a built-in bookcase.
  •  Bookcase PDF
    This free bookcase woodworking plan features simple construction methods using poplar, birch plywood, MDF and pine moldings since it was going to be painted.
  •  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.
  •  Bookcase
    This bookcase features open shelving as well as closed storage and is on castors. Build it using these free woodworking plans.
  •  Bookcase PDF
    At the link you can download the free plans to build this bookcase.
  •  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.
  • 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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Revolving 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. This is a unique piece of furniture. The bookcase within is accessible on all four sides and spins freely while the top remains stationary. 10 full pages of instructions an diagrams to guide you through the building process.
  •  Riggs Bookcase Clock Woodworking Plan
    This bookcase clock provides lots of shelf space in less than one square foot of floor space. A perfect showcase for our white and black Shaker dial. Scroll patterns are drawn FULL SIZE.
  •  Bookcase Woodworking Plan - large
    Two simple bookcase projects. Both are designed to be made from 1x12 inch pine boards. Use plywood or beadboard for the back. All parts are drawn to scale. A small version of this project is also avai...
  •  Barrister Bookcase Woodworking Plan
    Each section stacks on top of the one below. You can make just one section, or up to four. Doors lift up and slide back for full access to books. Keeps books and collectibles dust free. Wood dowels in...
  •  Bookcase, Knock Down Cherry (PDF)
    Want the convenience of knock-down assembly without sacrificing furniture quality? This unique woodworking plan features solid-wood construction with easy, knock-down hardware for quick disassembly. Biscuit joinery (in place of mortise and tenon joinery) simplifies the construction without sacrificing strength. Plan includes shop tips and techniques for professional results.
  •  Tambour Bookcase Woodworking Plan
    We have seen a great many bookcases in our travels around the country, but none more good-looking and versatile than this one. And should you ever have to relocate, you will find the modular pieces ma...
  •  Bookcase Project Planner (PDF) Woodworking Plan
    Unique set of graphs and templates let you design your own style of bookcase or bookshelf.
  •  Easy-to-Build Bookcases and Clutter Control Projects
    Use your woodworking skills to create practical storage solutions for your home. From CD cases and end tables to potting benches and more, you will find projects to organize nearly every room of the h...
  •  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
    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.
  •  Tambour Bookcase Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    We have seen a great many bookcases in our travels around the country, but none more good-looking and versatile than this one. And should you ever have to relocate, you will find the modular pieces making up the bookcase a breeze to take apart and reassemble.
  •  Have-it-your-way Bookcases Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Though distinctly different, these three bookcases share a common carcase. The classic cherry version includes a door, the maple country bookcase rests on feet; and the oak version has a profiled base and a plywood back instead of slats. The classic and traditional versions measure 60 inches high while the country version is 61.25 inches high.
  •  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.
  •  Bookcase, Craftsman Two-Drawer (PDF)
    This is a downloadable 1.75 MB PDF file, 12 page document. Download one of these woodworking projects and plans right to your computer, no more waiting days for the mail to arrive.
    Highlight your craftsmanship with this attractive two-drawer bookcase plan from Woodsmith magazine. Features several unique woodworking challenges, including a half-dovetail joinery technique that keeps the shelves securely anchored regardless of changes in humidity. We have included step-by-step instructions for this technique and others plus a simple way to construct the drawers with locking rabbets (if you don not have a dovetail jig). This project appeared in Woodsmith magazine No. 120.
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