Consumer Resources

SFPL Database and Print Resources


Consumer Reports

Bay Area Consumers’ Checkbook

  • Print version: ask at the Main Library, 5th Floor, Magazines and Newspapers Center, or call your SFPL branch library
  • Online Database
    Bay Area Consumers’ Checkbook (Center for the Study of Services)


Weiss Ratings Database

Online Database. Rates banks, credit unions, and insurance companies


Internet Sources

Ask a Business, Science & Technology Center librarian for resources found on the web