Access Consumer Reports Online For Free

6/5/2017 -- How reliable is your car?  Are you washing your clothes with the best detergent?  Looking to buy a new appliance?  Is choosing electronics confusing?


At every turn, consumers are faced with a new decision to make.  Money doesn’t grow on trees, so maybe you should be looking into the products that are costing you big bucks.  The Lorain Public Library System is here to help!


Finding out how brands stack up just got a whole lot easier. 


As a Lorain Public Library System patron, you have free access to a wildly popular resource: Consumer Reports.  This online service won’t cost you a dime.


Start by visiting and selecting Research.  Click on the Consumer Help box and find Consumer Reports.  You’ll be automatically logged in when using a library computer.  Away from the library, simply have your library card number to log in. 


Consumer Reports is a trusted, independent product testing organization whose mission is to empower consumers.


Find product evaluations and articles on health, public safety and legal decisions that affect consumers.  See the models that perform well in tests and meet industry standards for reliability and safety.


The Consumer Reports website includes helpful car buying guides and consumer advice via videos.  Get instant access to thousands of expert reviews and ratings.


So check out the Consumer Reports website today.  You’ll be happy you did when you’re wearing fresh-smelling clothes, safely buckled into your reliable car, using the Bluetooth on your highly rated smartphone!