A home library is the best thing for book lovers. They don’t have to go to the public library when they have their own library at home. A bookshelf is a must for a library, especially when there are a lot of books collected. You may need bigger bookshelves.
If you are one of the booklovers mentioned above, here are 8 home library designs with massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelves to store your book collection.
1. Wood House by NAME Architecture
Designed by NAME Architecture, Wood House is a contemporary house that has a home library design with massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelves. These bookshelves are made of wood and divided into some parts. You may need to have a separate space to have this kind of a big home library.
Photography: NAME Architecture
2. Traditional Texas Home by Arbib Hughey Design
You can use your home attic to create a big home library. The home library design with a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf in Traditional Texas Home by Arbib Hughey Design is framing the window. A comfortable seating area is also designed with a grey sofa and a warm rug.
Photography: Andrew Calo
3. The Sounding Space by Ieva Prunskaite from Prusta
By combining a minimalist, modern, and industrial style, the home library in The Sounding Space by Ieva Prunskaite from Prusta looks very inviting. This house has a home library design with a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf complete with a reading area.
Photographer: Leonas Garbacauskas
4. A Timber Clad Residence by Fido Projects
You can also use your living room to create a home library with a big bookshelf. The living room in A Timber Clad Residence by Fido Projects is completed with a home library design and a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf. By placing this library in the living room with a fireplace, reading time will feel warmer and comfortable.
Photographer: Willem-Dirk Du Toit
5. T42 House by VJAA
A home library design and a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf also can be found in T42 House by VJAA. Dominating the entire parts of the room’s wall, this is the best idea for you who are a true book lover and like to spend more time reading.
6. Pix House by CANDIDA TABET ARQUITETURA
In this single-family house, a home library design with a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf can be found in its living room. Pix House by CANDIDA TABET ARQUITETURA has a big bookshelf that expands from end to end of the room. Don’t forget to add a bookshelf ladder.
Photography: CRISTIANO MASCARO and TUCA REINÉS
7. Nikau House by Strachan Group Architects
In Nikau House by Strachan Group Architects, the home library design with a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf is very simple and natural. Designed in wood, the bookshelf frames the reading area below it. There is also a bookshelf ladder added so one can reach books on top.
Photographer: Jackie Meiring
8. Strelein Warehouse by Ian Moore Architects
You can also use a dark color theme to make your home library looks cool. The home library design with a massive floor-to-ceiling bookshelf in Strelein Warehouse by Ian Moore Architects is dominated in black. There is a black bookshelf, a black chair, and also a black rug.
Photographer: Iain D MacKenzie