Use the library's online catalog to search for books about the type of vehicle you want to repair. Do a keyword search using the make and model and the word repair. For example, type Honda Accord repair. Browse through the list to find the appropriate year and availability.
PRICE GUIDES (Current issues are at the Reference Desk)
Kelley Blue Book. New Car Price Manual 629.2 K295
Cars, vans, trucks. Invoice and retail. Standard equipment, accessory packages, other options.
Kelley Blue Book. Official Guide 629.2 K295-2
Used cars. Wholesale, retail, mileage, factory equipment.
Kelley Blue Book. Official Guide for Older Cars 629.2 K295-3
Wholesale, retail, mileage, factory equipment.
Kelley Blue Book. Official Guide for Early Model Cars 629.209 K295
Prices listed for poor, good and excellent conditions.No mileage or equipment charts.
CPI: Cars of Particular Interest 629.203 C882
Collectible and luxury cars and trucks. Prices for fair, good and excellent conditions.
N.A.D.A. Official Used Car Guide 629.2 N1115
Loan and retail. Mileage tables.
Standard Guide to Cars & Prices 629.2 S7855
Prices for collector vehicles, including U.S. models, imports and light trucks.
Used Car Buying Guide. (Consumer Reports) 629.2 G9465
Reliability and repair issues, insurance Best and worst used cars. How to buy or sell.
Road & Track Test Annual 629.2 R6285-1
Performance evaluations, specifications.
Consumer Guide Automotive 629.2 C2575-8
Divide by categories. Best buys and recommended picks. Retail & invoice prices. Optional equipment packages.
WEBSITES: BUYING GUIDES
New and used car and truck prices, reviews, specifications, rebates, model comparisons.
Vehicle history report includes title checks, odometer reading, salvage, major accidents, lease rental or fleet car. Must provide VIN and zip-code. Fee.
New, used prices. Reviews, road tests, financing, insurance, rebates.
New and used car prices, reviews, repair, loan rates, insurance.
Search for a particular car, clubs, events, museums, auctions, services, jobs.
California Department of Motor Vehicles
DMV locations and hours, online services, publications, forms, vehicle registration, license information, driving tips, highway conditions.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Lists safety problems, including recalls, for vehicles, child safety seats, equipment and tires.