Library Stools


For your home library, a regular barstool just won't cut it. That's why we have a collection of library's stools that are very specific to the library environment. They allow you to get elevated enough to reach high books and then have somewhere to sit when you're done. Take a look at our collection of library stools for all the styles and options we have available.

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Library step stool chair

Known from the libraries, this beautiful pair of stairs embody the regency. A refined example of English classicism, which shall find its place in an antique-loving house.

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White wood step stool

If you are lucky and have such a high library, stuffed with valuable books - that you do not reach the highest shelf - you can help yourself with wooden folding library step stool. Made of strong wood, they were painted with a matte paint of cherry color.

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Wharton esherick library stool

Wharton Esherick library stool

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Kik-Step Rolling Step Ladder, 15-5/8" dia x 14h, Satin-Finish

It is a solid step stool that has got a steel finish and steel construction and is very easy to transport and storage. You will be impressed how high quality and nicely finished this product is.

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Library step ladder chair

When choosing a step stool, go for the one that complements the style of your carefully curated home library interior flawlessly. Personally I always buy classic wooden step stools, like this mahogany 3 steps stool. They look great and are durable too.

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Cramer LLC Kik-Step 1001 Rolling Step Stool 500 Lb Capacity w/Steel Body Non-Skid Base-Copper

Characterized by durable steel construction, this modern stool provides up to 500 lbs. weight capacity, and moves easily thanks to its non-marring, retractable casters. The stool features a non-slip, rubber step and top, and is surrounded by a protective bumper.

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Masterpiece 18 in. Step Stool

This durable step stool is crafted from select hardwood solids and cherry veneers, in a distressed finish. The piece offers two sturdy steps, perfect to use around the house while changing curtains or trying to reach higher mounted shelves.

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Red oak library step stoolwood red oakjoinery slotted steps and

Red Oak Library Step StoolWood: Red OakJoinery: Slotted steps and ...

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White Convertible Ladder Chair Library Step Stool

An excellent set not only for libraries but also for using it at your home. Each ladder chair provides an easy conversion to a step stool, and weight capacity up to 225 lbs. The whole is crafted from top grade kiln-dried solid mahogany, and covered in a white finish.

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Henry 24" Bar Stool

Henry 24" Bar Stool

Details such as the elegant and slightly tanned back with six slats give this chair a timeless design. Residual armrests are an interesting twist in the structure. The footrest is coated metal shield, which prevents scratching the surface.

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Buying Guide

Whether you're kitting out the school library or you're buying some stools for the room in your home that houses everyone's favorite books, you might be surprised to learn about how many different styles of library stools are available. Let's look at some of the designs that you could have in your library.

Wooden folding stool

One of the most versatile designs available, this is suitable for almost any time of library. It is made from strong wood and collapses for easy storage or expands to allow you to climb up several steps. Depending on the height of the library will depend on how many steps you need, but you can buy them with as little as two steps or as many as six steps. When you're not climbing to the higher shelves to choose your next bedtime novel, you can use the folding steps as a library stool.

Block steel stool

A more simple alternative to a folding set of steps, a steel library stool is not flexible and maintains its one simple shape continuously. The steel frame provides durability to the person using it, and the rubber grip top means that you can stand on it to reach the high shelves without worrying about falling off. Midway on the stool you will find a step to allow either temporary storage of books or easier access when standing up.

Ornamental stool

Some library stools have an ornamental design, perfect for traditional libraries and homes with vintage décor. These stools are normally wooden, although they can also be found in a metal material. The stool is either circular or square, with warm curvy designs on either side of the piece. This allows you to make a practical piece of library furniture into a feature piece too.

Simple modern stool

If you're on a budget and you just want something simple and modern for your library, consider a plain wooden stool. These are generally 12-15cm in height and ideal for both children or adults to use for short periods of time while in the library. The neutral look of these stools enable them to fit nicely within any surroundings.

Antique leather stool

For some people, a home library is their pride and joy. If you're proud of your traditional home library and think that an antique piece would fit in perfectly, consider the antique leather stools which you can buy. These library stools normally have a strong wooden frame and legs, while the seat is high quality leather which has been either maintained down the years or refurbished before sale.

Chunky fabric stool

Adding a homely and welcoming look to the library, fabric stools are often circular and chunky and available in a variety of colors. These are among the most comfortable library stools which are available, since the fabric means you don't have to buy any cushions or blankets to take off the hard edge. These ottoman style stools can either come with or without storage, and can usually be seen with short chrome or wooden legs.

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David ebner library stool from a unique collection of antique

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Library step ladder

Intricate shape for a set of library steps made to make it easier to reach those higher shelves of the bookcases. The library steps are made out of oak wood with a dark tint and have a shiny, polished finish.

Antique library stool

Antique library stool

Wooden library steps

Vladimir Kagan Library Steps

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Library stools

A fine set of striking color stools, excellent for pre-schools, children's rooms, and playrooms. There are 2 sets of ottomans available; a 6-piece cubic set and an 8-piece round set. Each ottoman is upholstered in a quality fabric, resting on chromed-finished steel or natural wood legs.

Library stools

A phenomenal library is a unique place where a folding step stool is useful. This model is a unique pearl in the furniture of the library because of its extraordinary form and functionality. The perfect combination of unique style and design.

Solid Mahogany Convertible Ladder Chair Library Step Stool

Crafted from solid mahogany in a mahogany finish, those functional chairs can be easily converted to useful ladders, helping you to reach unreachable places. The frame is beautifully curved, offering you a lovely combination of durability and style.

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Wooden library step stool

Tall library stool, foldable, constructed from durable wood (dark cherry finish), with sturdy metal hinges. Its form is gracefully curved here and there (still the thing is very stable) so it just looks good!

Cramer Original Kik-Step Steel Step Stool CRA100192

Sturdiness of this utilitarian step stool will for sure occur benign in many situations around the house. Just make the unaccessible surfaces and nooks more reachable with this tiny accessory. It has nonslip vinyl treads and protective bumper around base.

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