Building a Library Cart - DIY Rolling Bookshelf

In this video we will be showing you how to build a library cart. Scroll down the page for the video. This rolling bookshelf works great in the classroom, in a home library, in a kids room or activity room. Having a portable bookshelf is a great way to add storage for books, games, and other activities. This DIY shelf is a great addition to your home or classroom. I made this as a part of my wife's classroom furniture set, seen in this video. This is a great way to add extra storage shelves to a classroom or home. In this build we only used 3 - 8 foot 1x12's and 4 casters. Building a rolling storage cart is easier than you think. Check it out and let us know what you think.

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*Tools used in This Build*

Angle Finder:

1 1/2" Forstner Bit:

Combination Square:

Flush cut pull saw:

Kreg Pocket Hole Jig:

*Supplies Used in This Build*

2" Casters:

Polyurethane Clear Coat:

Kreg Screws:

Minwax Golden Oak Stain:

Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner:

3/8" Dowels:


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