General Information

Welcome to the AMI/USA online bookstore! Here you will find a number of inspiring Montessori resources organized by category. We are excited and proud to offer this online service to our members and friends, as well as the general public. Please read through our full list of policies below before placing your order.

Contact the AMI/USA office if you need:

  • tracking information for your order.
  • help locating the product you are looking for.
  • help with an unusually large order, please contact the office before placing your order.
  • help with issues with the website.

We are open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Email communication is preferred.

To find your member discount code, request your membership information here.


Policies and More Information

How To Order

  1. Click on the “Bookstore” button at the top of the website.
  2. Find the product you would like by navigating the bookstore product categories on the bar menu at the top of the page. You can also use the “Search” feature at the top right of the page to search for specific titles.
  3. Click “Buy” on the page of the title or item you wish to purchase.
  4. When you are finished shopping, click “View Cart” on the upper right side of your screen, visible after clicking “Buy” on a title/item page. You can also access your cart at the very top right of the website.
  5. On the “Cart” page, you can remove unwanted items in your shopping cart, or change the quantity of each item in your shopping cart. Please remember to click “Updated Cart” if you have made changes. This is also your opportunity to add your member discount code in the “coupon code” box. Click “apply coupon” once you have entered your code.
  6. Make sure to review the details of your order carefully before hitting the “Proceed to Checkout” button at the bottom of the page.
  7. Enter your billing information and address, as well as your shipping address if it is different from your billing address.
  8. Click “Place Order” at the bottom of the page once everything is completed. You will receive a confirmation email.


Your AMI/USA membership entitles you to a 10% member discount on your order total before tax, shipping and handling. Your member discount expires in the same month that your membership expires. If you renew your membership, AMI/USA will send you a new member discount code.

You were sent your member discount code by email within 2 weeks of your membership processing. If you have misplaced or have not received your member discount code, please request your membership information here.

AMI/USA reserves the right to modify and end any discount or promotion at any time.


All items are shipped via the US Postal Service. Shipping rates are calculated based on the size and weight of items in addition to a $2.50 handling fee. Orders will be shipped to the address provided at checkout. AMI/USA is not responsible for merchandise that is lost or damaged during shipping. Overnight shipping is not available.


All sales through the AMI/USA bookstore are final. Concerns due to extenuating circumstances and/or an error on the part of AMI/USA should be addressed by emailing

**Digital downloads are non-refundable.**


Please contact the AMI/USA office with any suggestions or comments about the online bookstore:

1421 Prince St, Ste 350
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 746-9919

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