FileBird Document Library


FileBird Document Library is a free lightweight plugin to help you create and publish a document gallery using Gutenberg editor and FileBird folders. It comes with 2 layout styles and allows you to use multiple document categories.

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Thanks to FileBird plugin, which has an amazing folder structure for organizing your files, you can make those FileBird folders work as your document categories. Once you categorize document files into folders, they are ready for preview and showcase on your WordPress site!

This FileBird document library plugin supports all file types hosted in WordPress media library, including but not limited to:

  • PDF (Portable Document Format)
  • DOC, DOCX (Microsoft Word Document)
  • PPT, PPTX, PPS, PPSX (Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation)
  • ODT (OpenDocument Text Document)
  • XLS, XLSX (Microsoft Excel Document)
  • PSD (Adobe Photoshop Document)
  • SVG, CAD (Vector Graphics Formats)
  • DWG (Graphics and Design Web Format)
  • .numbers, .pages (Apple document formats)
  • .prc, .epub, .mobi, .azw, .djvu (ebook formats) and more ++

For further customization, you will be able to display the document gallery in grid or list style. There’s a variety of options built-in to help you customize the library appearances the way you want.

  • Works seamlessly with Gutenberg
  • Clean interface and modern gallery design
  • Single folder and multiple folders supported
  • Folder icon and custom title
  • Limit document items per page
  • Multiple layouts: Grid & List style
  • Interactive front-end: Library sections are switchable by the visitors
  • Sort options: Sort by name, modified date, size
  • Link to attachments
  • Download button


These are the prerequisites to make this plugin work for you:
– FileBird version 5.0 or higher (Free or Pro)
– Gutenberg editor


  • WordPress media library folders and Documents category
  • FileBird Document Library block in Gutenberg editor
  • Document library published in Grid layout
  • Document library published in List layout


Setup is easy and takes fewer than one minute.

  1. Upload the plugin zip file to WordPress Plugins menu.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins‘ menu in WordPress.
  3. Go to your page/post which is using Gutenberg to find the document library block.



Is FileBird really required for this plugin?

Yes, it is. You should have FileBird (Free or Pro, version 5+) installed and activated in advance so that you can use the FileBird document library Gutenberg block feature.

When I move a document file to another folder, does this action affect the document gallery?

Yes, if you move/remove/add new files to your FileBird folders, it will also reflect on the front page/post of document gallery.

How can I get support?

You can reach us here

Happy Library-ing! 😍


Tîrmeh 6, 2022
Extremely easy to use, beautifully designed, another hit from this team providing valuable tools for the WordPress community, both free and paid, and I wish them the best of luck.
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Contributors & Developers

“FileBird Document Library” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



Sep 14, 2022 – Version 1.1

  • Added: Support translation
  • Fixed: Bugs

June 23, 2022 – Version 1.0

  • Initial Release