How To Make A Bookshelf In Minecraft

When it comes to enchanting, bookshelves are an absolute necessity. It’s easy to build bookshelf in Minecraft, and they can be important features when it comes to enchanting. They can also be used as a decorative block around the base or inside the house, as their texture is really nice. If you want to make these incredibly useful blocks called bookshelves, proceed to read the required materials and steps.

Materials required to create bookshelf:

Crafting table


3 books

6 wooden planks (any type)

How to create a Bookshelf in Minecraft?

Crafting a bookshelf can be as simple as adding 3 wooden planks to the first row and 3 more in the last row until you’ve filled both rows with books and second row with books. Once your bookshelf is created, just click the bookshelf and drag it into your inventory.

Step-by-step guide with pictures:

These are the step-by-step instructions to make a bookshelf in minecraft:

To make a bookshelf, the first step is to craft a crafting table. A crafting table is one of the first blocks in Minecraft that a player should make, but they are surprisingly easy to craft. It is also important, so players shouldn’t forget to create it early.

The first step to making a crafting table is turning logs collected from the environment into wooden planks.

To make a plank from a log, drag one of your logs to the left or right slot in the survival inventory crafting table.

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Once logs are converted to wooden planks, you can then create a crafting table. We’ve included this guide for how to make one.

You will need to keep the planks handy because they are used for the bookshelf. So, store them with other building supplies.

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The first thing you’ll need for your new book is sugar cane and leather. Sugar canes grow in the middle of the main resource areas in almost any biome, and it stays at a height of anywhere from 1-4 blocks high.

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If you plan on making more than one book at a time, like to make the stacks of books in your cabinet, it’s recommended that you make a sugar cane farm.

To find out how to make the books you need for this recipe, you can follow this guide.

Now that you have your books, and planks to make a bookshelf with, its time to start building!

First, set down your crafting table and open the crafting table GUI.

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Then, fill in the top and bottom rows of your chalkboard with your desired menu items(wooden planks).

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After that, fill in the other remaining three spaces remaining with any books you have made.

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Then fill in the three remaining empty spaces with the books you have created.

Now you may move your bookshelf to a different location! Just be careful. If you break it by “normal” means, it will leave behind 3 damaged books and need rebuilding with wood.