Library Resources in Wood Technology
College of New Caledonia Library
3330 - 22nd Ave.
Prince George BC V2N 1P8
Phone (250) 561-5811
Fax (250) 561-5845
Go to CNC Library Catalogue
There are over 1,500 wood-related books in CNC campus libraries. The main collection is in Prince George. It includes all Canadian Wood Council publications, most CSA standards, and a good selection of new books in architecture, construction and woodworking industries. Search the online catalogue by topic, or browse the shelves in these call number areas.
Chemical processing TS 920+
Construction TA 666 and TH 1101+
Furniture making TS 880+
Wood technology and manufacture TS 800+
Woodworking TT 180+
Videos and DVDs
Go to CNC Library Catalogue [tip: add the phrase and video$]
Popular recent additions include Home Grown-World Class promoting BC's wood products industry, the Design with Wood video series produced by the Canadian Wood Council and Carleton University, the Wood Technology series produced by North Carolina State University, and the inspiring Frank Lloyd Wright biography from PBS. To find videos and DVDs in the online catalogue, enter your search word(s) and then add the phrase and video$ - e.g. wright and video$
Topics - Go to CNC Library Journals page
The best way to find a lot of journal articles on a topic is to search a journal index. The 3 best indexes for Wood Tech are: (1) ABI American Business Index; (2) Academic Search; and (3) Canadian Business and Current Affairs. Go to the Journal Indexes page to connect to these. Click on "Searching Tips" if you need help using a particular index.
Titles - Go to CNC Library Journals page and click on Titles A-Z List
If you are looking for a specific journal, go to the Journal Titles list posted on the Library webpage. We currently subscribe to the following titles. The webpage list gives you dates of coverage for each title, as well as links to the online journals.
In Print = at Prince George Campus Library... Online = available on any campus computer or from home by account
American woodworker magazine - Online
Armstrong saw engineer - In Print
CabinetMaker - Online
Canadian home workshop - Online
Construction type plywood - Online
Engineered wood journal - In Print + Online
Forest products journal - Online
Logging and sawmilling journal - In Print + Online
Value-Created Review: e-journal about Canadian furniture design & manufacturing - Online
Wood and fiber science - In Print
Wood design and building - In Print
Wood, Le Bois - In Print
Woodworker's journal online - Online
Go to Google to search by keyword
Search for places like WoodWorks!, the Canadian Wood Council, the APA Engineered Wood Association, WoodNet and Woodworking Canada.