An oak lectern can be built in the lectern space of the study in a player-owned house. It requires 40 Construction to build and when built, it gives 60 experience. The player must have a hammer and a saw in their inventory to build it.
Lecterns allow players to store spells in Magic tablets for later use. When a tablet is broken, the spell is released as if the player had normally cast the spell.
An oak lectern may be used to create the following tablets:
- Even though this piece of furniture cannot be made into a flatpack, the game cache reveals a flatpackable version of it (). This may be the result of Jagex deciding that these items should not be made flatpackable for unknown reasons, but did not remove the code for the items before launch.