Bookshelf dimensions

Related Questions?

Q1.   What is Bookshelf?

A bookshelf is a furniture that is used to store books, awards, etc. It has several shelves and open storage also.

Q2. What are the dimensions of bookshelf?

The dimensions of the bookshelf are Length:- 610 mm (24 inches), Breadth:- 457 mm (18 inches), and Height:- 1981 mm (79 inches).

Q3. Availability of Bookshelf?   

Bookshelf is available in the market with a high range of choices in material, design, color, shape, and sizes. The design and shape of the bookshelf vary as per the requirement of the user.

Q4.  Difference between Bookshelf and Bookcase ?

  • A bookcase is a close-sided unit that encases books and is designed to sit on the floor.
  • A bookshelf does not have encased ends and is usually designed to hang on a wall.
  • Bookcases tend to be more traditional than bookshelves and are often installed as permanent recessed fixtures in a home.
  • Bookshelves are not usually permanent fixtures. They also tend to be more modern in style.

Q5. What are the standard depth of Bookshelf or Bookcase?

Most books have an average depth of 250 to 300 mm (10 to 12 inches). Consider this while designing a bookshelf. Create compartments or shelves based on the categories of the books you have. Place the children’s books on the lower shelves. (Source: IIID Design Handbook)



Length  :- 610 mm

Breadth :- 457 mm

Height :- 1981 mm


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*Note:- The dimensions written in inches and mm are individual dimensions, not converted.

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