The New Car issue of Consumer Reports is an April tradition. How to get it at home without paying a subscription? Log in to Consumer Reports through the library’s website and get complete coverage from Consumer Reports Online - free with your library card! Find ratings for new and used cars, buying & pricing tips, maintenance & repair advice, and more.
To access Consumer Reports, be sure to start at the library’s website to get free access. Visit chandlerlibrary.org and hover your mouse over the purple Research & Learning tab. Then click A-Z List of Resources, and scroll down to choose ConsumerReports.org. You’ll need your library card and PIN if you’re signing in from home. Then you’ll find the Cars category in the menu icon in the upper left corner.
Get even more new car information from Flipster, an online collection of full-page magazines including Motor Trend and Popular Mechanics. You can also find the Annual Buying Guide issue of Consumer Reports here with its own coverage of new and used cars. Browse instantly at the website or take magazines with you using the free Flipster app for Android, iOS, or Kindle Fire.
Can’t make it in to the library to get a card? We now offer eCards that allow access to our online resources, including Consumer Reports and Flipster! If you’re a Maricopa County resident, you can fill out the online form to register for your eCard. See more at our Get a Library Card page. eCard users can come in to the library at any time to upgrade to a full-access card that allows checkout of books and other physical materials.