The Carson Open Storage Desk with integrated bookcase provides an ideal work center with plenty of desktop space and options for storage and computer peripheral set-up. The solid wood framework features softened edges which are comfortable for resting the arms for long periods of time. The rounded edges also create a soft, elegant look. The desktop features black tempered glass and is generously sized to accommodate your monitor, keyboard and other office items. The smooth glass surface is perfect for writing and computer use. The shelves are also tempered glass. The bookcase can be installed on either the left or the right side so you have flexibility when designing your office arrangement. The desk is strengthened by a sturdy steel tube frame to provide hours of reliable service. The solid poplar wood legs and cross supports is hand-finished in a multi-step process that seals and protects the wood while releasing the natural beauty of the grain patterns.