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Carpentry and Construction: Books, E-Books and Journals

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Carpentry Books

Search for books and e-books using the box above in Primo, our online catalog. Use the search terms Construction, Building Construction,Timber Construction,Carpentry, Joinery or Woodworking to locate useful material. Listed below are examples of items in our library collection that can be borrowed and e-books that can be read online. For information about each book place the cursor on the book title .Books in the library can be located by using the call number. To read e-books, click on the title.

Professional Journals

These journals provide information about carpentry and construction and can be read online. To access the journals, click on the title.

Commercial Construction Magazine

Covers design, construction and facilities operations of the major commercial construction segments, including retail, hospitality, restaurant, education, healthcare and more.

Building Design  & Construction

 Provides the best daily news, trends and more for Architects, Engineers, and Contractors.

Woodworker's Journal

Feature articles, tips, woodworking basics, special techniques, projects and product reviews aimed at the home woodworker.

Professional Builder

Building and construction articles

Cabinetmaker +FDM

Interior design and decoration, furniture and house furnishings

Custom Builder

Building and construction

Professional Remodeler

Professional Remodeler is a trade publication  serving the information needs of residential, commercial, and general remodeling contractors.

Construction Books

To read an e-book, click on the title. Books with call numbers can be found in the library.


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