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Alternative Press Index

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The most complete guide to alternative & radical media plus a guide to publishers' addresses. Citations are drawn from roughly 380 alternative, radical, and left publications, which report and analyze the practices and theories of cultural, economic, political, and social change. API indexes all articles of 5 or more paragraphs.

SFU subscribes to some of these publications in print or microfilm format, as stand-alone publications or as part of the Alternative Press Collection or Underground Press Collection.

Materials indexed: Editorials, regular columns, essays, fiction; speeches, interviews, statistics, reprints; bibliographies, directories, resource lists; autobiographies, biographies, obituaries, memoirs; and reviews: book, film, record, TV, drama, arts, and multimedia.

Print equivalents: Alternative Press Index (AI 3 A27; 1991-2000; Bennett Reference Indexes)

 
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Coverage
1969-01-01 to current 
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Simultaneous users
Unlimited. 
Update frequency
Quarterly 
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Subjects
Communication, English, Geography, Human, Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT), News Sources, Political Science 
Allows electronic reserves
yes 
Ereserves notes
Permitted uses: 3.7: Electronic Reserves/Virtual Learning. Members and Authorized Users may incorporate parts of the License Material in resource lists and in any other material (including but not limited to multi-media works) to be used in the course of instruction and/or in virtual and managed environments (including but not limited to virtual learning environments, managed learning environments, virtual research environments and library environments) hosted on a Secure Network (only accessible to Authorized Users by Secure Authentication). 
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Coursepack notes
Permitted Uses 3.7. Permission to include content in course packs is NOT included under the terms of this license. 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
Permitted Uses: 3.3 Interlibrary Loan by paper or electronic means, a single copy of an individual document within the guidelines of traditional interlibrary loan practices and applicable copyright laws. 
Online terms
http://www.coppul.ca/licenses/scans/EBSCO_Redacted.pdf 
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