Thursday, February 8, 2018

Back issues of Consumer Reports magazine available

Through the State Library website you can read back issues of Consumer Reports magazine. These are not just summaries, but the actual magazine articles, going as far back as 1992. Here you can see reviews of automobiles, washing machines, television sets, and much, much more!

Consumer Reports - magazine cover collage

To access these articles, choose the electronic resource MasterFILE Premier. After you are logged in, under the search bar select Advanced Search. Scroll down, and under Publication Name enter “Consumer Reports.” If you want a specific year or issue, to the left select your Date of Publication. Click on Search, and you will see many articles. You may also modify your search by subject. Choose HTML Full Text or PDF Full Text to view an article. Happy reading!

If you have more questions, contact David Bradford, SDSL Digital Resources Coordinator, at david.bradford@state.sd.us.