Consumer Information

Comparative Guide to American Suburbs: Profiles and rankings from the 75 largest U.S. metropolitan areas that make it easy to compare locations.

Consumer Reports Online
: Direct access to the content of Consumer Reports magazine by year and month. The PDF files have the complete content, including ratings.

Driver’s Permit Practice Tests for Minnesota
: Free Minnesota driver's license and permit practice tests for cars, motorcycles and commercial drivers plus the manuals.

EBSCO Mega-file
: Save time and search four databases at once: Academic Search Premier, MasterFILE Premier, Business Source Premier and Regional Business News.

GPO Monthly Catalog
: Covers all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments.

MasterFILE Premier
: Contains full text for 2,053 magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

Toxnet
: Toxicology Data Network from the National Library of Medicine, featuring databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health and toxic releases.

Weiss Ratings Consumer Guides
: Information making financial decisions in a variety of areas (including auto, health care, long term care and life insurance) complete with ratings, recommended companies to work with and worksheets to help you decide what and how much to purchase.