Here are some of the references (websites and books) that we have found helpful and relevant. Please feel free to add and make suggestions by adding a comment below.
The Freeconomy community : www.justfortheloveofit.org
UK Freecylce Network: http://uk.freecycle.org/
SW Freecycle Group:http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SouthBrentfreecycle/
Creative Community Devon: http://creativedevon.ning.com/
carshare.com (& others…)
Money as Debt Documentary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Dc3sKwwAaCU
Plough and Share local credit union: http://www.ploughandshare.co.uk/
http://www.lietaer.com/: currency solutions for a wiser world
http://neweconomics.org/projects/plugging-leaks: Plugging the Leaks, nef’s (new economics foundation) Local Economies initiative
http://ripple-project.org/ : project to build a new kind of monetary system based on the trust present in our ordinary social and business relationships.
LETS Link UK: http://www.letslinkuk.net/
LETSystem Homepage: http://www.gmlets.u-net.com/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8R6VkqvsBY: Interview with timebanking founder Edgar Cahn
http://p2pfoundation.net/Fureai_Kippu : Fureai Kippu (Japanese elder care system)
Totnes Pound: http://www.transitiontowntotnes.org/totnespound/home
Bristol Pound: http://www.bristolpound.org/
Boyle, M., 2010. The Moneyless Man: A Year of Freeconomic Living, Oneworld.
Bruce H. Lipton & Steve Bhaerman, 2011. Spontaneous Evolution: Our Positive Future (and a way to get there from here), Hay House.
Charles Eisenstein, 2011. Sacred Economics: Money, Gift and Society in the Age of Transition, Evolver Editions. Available at: http://www.realitysandwich.com/
David Graeber, 2011. Debt: The FIrst 5,000 years, Brooklyn, New York: Melville House Publishing.
Edgar S. Cahn, 2004. No more throw-away people: The Co-Production Imperative – Google Books, Essential Books Ltd.
Edgar S. Cahn & Jonathan Rowe, 1992. Time Dollars: The new currency that enables Americans to turn their hidden resource – time – into personal security and community renewal
Eisenstein, C., 2007. The Ascent of Humanity, Panethea Press.
Lietaer, B.A., 2002. The Future of Money: Creating New Wealth, Work and a Wiser World New ed., Century.
North, P., 2010. Local Money: How to Make it Happen in Your Community, Green Books.
Wilkinson, R. & Pickett, K., 2009. The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone, Allen Lane.
Rockstrom, J., 2009. Planetary Boundaries: Exploring the Safe Operating Space for Humanity et al., ed. Ecology and Society, 14(2).