How to Make a Lectern in Minecraft

In Minecraft, a lectern is an item used in a specific thing but holds a lot of importance when using books. It is helpful to keep quills and books for various works. In single-player mode, you can read books from the lectern if needed. Along with this, even in multiplayer mode, the player’s friends can read the books present on the lectern, and the player himself can read the books of his friends from the lectern. So if you also want to craft a lectern for your world, then you are in the right place. In this article, we will explain the method to craft a lectern.

How to Make a Lectern in Minecraft

For this recipe, the following items are required in your inventory:

Name Crafting Table Bookshelf Oak Wood Slabs
Quantity 1 1 4

To create a lectern in Minecraft, we first have to make a bookshelf, which requires wooden planks. You can get the wooden planks by crafting the wooden oaks in the crafting table like this:

Now, place six wooden planks and three books on the crafting table for creating a bookshelf (if you want to learn the process of making a book in Minecraft, please click here to learn the complete method).

Now, you will need wood slabs for crafting a lectern, so place three wooden planks in the crafting table to make wood slabs:

After this, place four wood slabs and one bookshelf on the crafting table to craft a lectern:

Finally, you can drag the lectern in your inventory and place it wherever you want.

In a Nutshell

Similarly, we can easily make a lectern in Minecraft. As a job site block, players can use the Lectern in Minecraft as a librarian, keep books, read in multiplayer mode, and emit Redstone signals. In this way, with the help of this article, you can quickly know how to make a lectern in Minecraft and use it well.

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Prateek Jangid

A passionate Linux user for personal and professional reasons, always exploring what is new in the world of Linux and sharing with my readers.