Ambleside Library

Welcome to Ambleside Schools International Online Library.
Here you will find resources in books, articles, videos, CD's and DVD's in many different genres and for all age groups.

Please note that although ASI may not be in full agreement, we do believe that each author has some valuable knowledge to contribute to the subject in the following resources:.
If you do not see a resource here and would like us to review it please contact us we will consider all your suggestions. See the ASI Reading List here

Title Author Description
Nick Bilton
The Child, the Tablet and the Developing Mind I recently watched my sister perform an act of magic.
Ambleside Flourish
Flourish is Ambleside Schools International newsletter highlighting those in our community of parents, teachers, principals, alumni, and homeschool educators as they practice Charlotte Mason's philosophy.
Charlotte Mason
Charlotte Mason's book For Others or The Golden Rule For Others or The Golden Rule.pdf
Redeemer University College
Library Director Marlene Power and her team at Redeemer have recoded 31,000 digital documents  and moved them from an unstable online platform to a new digital home as the 
Dr. Bill St. Cyr
Dr. Bill St. Cyr Video series Maturity Dynamics of the Heart.
Leonard Sax
Your kids only eat fries? Run the show at home? It's on you: "Let kids decide" switched adult authority to children Parents Adrift
Dr. Travis Bradberry
Happiness comes in so many different forms that it can be hard to define. Unhappiness, on the other hand, is easy to identify; you know it when you see it, and you definitely know when it’s taken ahold of you.
Martin Cothran
Decades ago, most foods in stores were locally grown, left on the plant longer, and not only tasted better, but were better for you.
Kimberly Schaufenbuel
When was the last time you sat quietly at your desk and did nothing but think? How would you react if you observed a peer, employee, or manager doing so?
John Allen Quintus
A curious strategy common to most studies of Oscar Wilde is the omission of his fairy tales, prose poems, and, more often than not, his criticism.
Vigen Guroian
Fairy tale and modern fantasy stories project fantastic other worlds; but they also pay close attention to real moral "laws" of character and virtue.
Meagan Cox Gourdon
To curl up with children and a good book has long been one of the great civilizing practices of domestic life, an almost magical entry point to the larger world of literature.