volume 66, issue 1/2, P28-38 2017
DOI: 10.1108/lr-06-2016-0049
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Georgios Bikos, Panagiota Papadimitriou

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this study is to attempt a brief presentation of book exchange practices, as these are unfolding around the world. Then, the authors focus on free exchange libraries and analyse different aspects of the phenomenon. Finally, the authors are presenting the first hesitant steps of the phenomenon in Greece, linking it with the crisis that has lately been plaguing the Greek society. Design/methodology/approach The widespread and constantly surging movement of exchange libraries has attract…

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