The Canadian Wood Council produces and distributes a number of publications.

​Check out CWC’s technical publications that feature an array of topics for wood product use in construction. Purchase our publications online at

The Wood Design&Building Magazine is the only North American magazine exclusively about wood use in architecture and construction

Free publications are available for download below.

International Building Series

Building Performance

Case Studies



Durability Tips

Durability Considerations



Technical Note

Reference Guide

Fact Sheets

Vertical Movement in Wood Platform Frame Structures:

Diaphragm Design:

Design of Multi-Storey Wood-Based Shearwalls: Linear Dynamic Analysis & Mechanics-Based Approach:

 Using Wood to Build Greener – Factsheets