eSpotlight: Celebrate April National Car Care Month

April is the month to celebrate National Car Care Month. San Jose Public Library has eResources to expand your automotive knowledge.

eResources for Automotive Care

Chilton Library

Chilton Library is a reputable, trusted resource for automotive enthusiasts going back 100 years. It's now available online! Find an array of comprehensive content, which is offered in a simplified format.

Some features of Chilton Library:

  • Do it yourself car repairs
  • ASE Technician Test Preparation (TTP) Quizzes
  • Search for recalls on your car
  • VIN search
  • Video Library which offers popular tutorials

eMagazines Offered by Libby (Overdrive)

Auto Express, book cover
duPont Registry, book cover
Car and Driver, book cover
Motor Trend, book cover


Auto Repair and Maintenance, book cover
Teach Yourself Visually Car Care & Maintenance, book cover
Fix It! How to Repair Automotive Dents, Scratches, Tears and Stains, book cover
Automotive Rust Repair and Prevention, book cover
Cheating the Dealer: Reveals the Top Secrets to Saving Thousands On Your Car , book cover

New Driver eResources

Have a new driver in the household? Access these 24x7 eResources such as practice driving tests, California DMV handbooks, and more!