Consumer Reports Online at CBPL

Uh-oh. Your fridge just went kaput. You need a new one, but with so many options, how can you tell which is the best model in your price range? Which features best fit for your needs? And how well do they actually work? Most important, how can you know the information you’re getting is unbiased, so you won’t have to go through this all over again any time soon?

Enter Consumer Reports. As an independent non-profit organization they’ve been testing items on the market for 80 years, publishing both a magazine and an annual buying guide. Now, with CBPL’s Consumer Reports database, patrons with an active library card can access that information directly from our website.Type what you’re looking for into the search bar and you’ll find ratings, reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, consumer user reviews, and product video clips for over 7,000 products including electronics, appliances, home and garden, cars, baby gear, and food.

Your time and money are too valuable to waste! Take advantage of what this database, and your library, has to offer. Visit the Research Page and click on Consumer Reports.