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Newspapers & Current Events: Alternative Press

About Alternative Press

Alternative press offers a different viewpoint from official and more conventional news sources. In print and online, an alternative press may be a voice of political dissent and /or a media source defined by political perspective, race, ethnicity, gender, or topic.

All Alternative Press databases in this guide are available for free through the Leonard Lief Library at Lehman College Library or the New York Public Library.

To access New York Public Library databases, click: New York Public Library Articles and Databases. You will be prompted to log in with your New York Public Library username and pin. You can get a New York Public Library card at:

Alternative Press Databases A to Z


NYPL Databases