Many courses have required books in addition to the materials supplied in class. Instructors do their best to keep the prices down, so most books are easy to find and second-hand copies are available.

(7/30/20 revision)

Fundamentals Series 

W101 Introduction to Astrological Symbolism and Practice - Tamira McGillivray & Donna Young & Enid Newberg
Gillett, Roy. 2011,2012. The Secret Language of Astrology. (paperback $11.99 Amazon)
Obert, Charles. 2015. Introduction to Traditional Natal Astrology: A Complete Working Guide for Modern Astrologers. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($19.95 at Amazon or from the author at https://studentofastrology.com/book/)

W102 Alternate Tools for Interpretation - Carol Tebbs & Donna Young
Burk, Kevin. 2001. Understanding the Birth Chart. Llewellyn Books: St. Paul, MN. (paperback $7.00 – 17.9, kindle $16.88 Amazon)
George, Demetra. 2008. Astrology and the Authentic Self, Ibis Press, Florida. (paperback $20.49 - 24.95 Amazon)

W103 Building Delineation Skills
- Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell with Susie Cox
Cunningham, Donna. 2014 rev. Astrological Analysis: Selected Topics in Chart Interpretation. Moon Maven Publications: Portland, OR. (click here to purchase)

Dykes, Benjamin. 2011. Traditional Astrology for Today. Minneapolis, MN: The Cazimi Press. (paperback $15.99 at Amazon or from the author at bendykes,com )
Obert, Charles. 2015. Introduction to Traditional Natal Astrology: A Complete Working Guide for Modern Astrologers. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($19.95 at Amazon or from the author at https://studentofastrology.com/book/) as in W101

W104 Practicum on Natal Interpretation – Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell
Obert, Charles. 2015. Introduction to Traditional Natal Astrology: A Complete Working Guide for Modern Astrologers. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($19.95 at Amazon or from the author at  https://studentofastrology.com/book/)  as in W103
Houlding, Deborah. 2006. The Houses, Temples of the Sky. Bournemouth, England: The Wessex Astrologer, Ltd. (kindle $19.91 or paperback $9.61 – 17.45 at Amazon)
Suskin, Rod. 2009 (2011) The Rules of Chart Interpretation.  ISBN-13: 978-1461024590
($12.95 at Amazon)

M100: Chart Mechanics – Enid Newberg
Fowks, Lauren and Lynn Sellon. 2006. Simply Math. ISBN-13: 978-1724355843. (Amazon paper: $39.95)
Midnight Ephemeris for the 20th Century. Find one that has declinations if possible. You can also use the electronic ephemeris from Astrodienst
Book of Tables. The examples used will refer to the Michelsen Book of Tables, but any book or tables for the Placidus House system will work
(new/used at Amazon or new at astrologers.com)  You can also use the electronic version from Astrodienst

Moving the Chart in Time

W110 Transits, Progressions and Directions - Carol Tebbs & Gloria Scigliano
Brady, Bernadette, 1992. Predictive Astrology: The Eagle and the Lark, Samuel Weiser, Inc., York Beach, ME, (kindle $15.99 or paperback $12.89 -$22.92 Amazon)

Doser, Oner. 2015.  Astrological Prediction: A Handbook of Techniques, Cazimi Press, Minneapolis, MN ($24.95 new Amazon)

George, Demetra. 2008. Astrology and the Authentic Self, Ibis Press, Florida. (paperback $20.49 - 24.95 Amazon) as in W102

W111A Introduction to Advanced Predictive Techniques - Carol Tebbs
Doser, Oner. 2015.  Astrological Prediction: A Handbook of Techniques, Cazimi Press, Minneapolis, MN ($24.95 new Amazon) same as in W110
Ebertin, Reinhold 2004 Combination of Stellar Influences, translated by Roosedale and Kratzsch, AFA, Tempe, AZ ($21.60 Amazon new)

W111 B Applying Advanced Predictive Techniques - Carol Tebbs
Text TBA


W111C Mapping Your Life History – Linnea Van Horn
No text required


W111F (CS205A) Introduction to Horary – Nina Gryphon
text TBA

W112A Chart Synthesis and Rectification - Carol Tebbs
Dobyns, Zipporah Pottenger. 1975, 2011. Progressions Directions and Rectification, AFA, Tempe, AZ. ($14.95 from AFA, astrologers.com or Amazon)
Tebbs, Carol. 2008.  The Complete Book of Chart Rectification, Llewellyn Publishing, MN. ($31.05 – 34.95 Amazon)

W113A Practicum on Transits, Progressions and Directions – Kenneth Miller & Tamira McGillivray
No text is required but recommended are:

Brady, Bernadette, 1992. Predictive Astrology: The Eagle and the Lark, Samuel Weiser, Inc., York Beach, ME, (kindle $15.99 or paperback $12.89 -$22.92 Amazon) same as in W110)
Forrest, Steven. 1998 (2nd Edition). The Changing Sky. ACS: San Diego, CA (Amazon: paper $16.84 – 18.95, Kindle $9.99)

Classical / Traditional Astrology

CS151A Dignity and DebilityCharles Obert
Obert, Charles. 2018. Using Dignities in Astrology. Minneapolis, MN: Almuten Press. ($12.99 at https://studentofastrology.com/book/ or $25 on Amazon

CS152A The Cycle of the Year: Traditional Predictive Astrology

Obert, Charles. 2018 The Cycle of the Year: Traditional Predictive Astrology ($12.00 at studentofastrology.com for ebook, or $19.95 on Amazon for hard copy)

CS201A Magical Elections

  1. Picatrix. The Attrell and Porreca translation is preferred and will be used in the course. If you have another edition, that may be acceptable, depending on the quality, which has varied dramatically between editions. Whatever edition you use, please ensure it is complete, rather than a partial edition. Link: https://amzn.to/2onpjlm
  1. Book of Rulerships by J. Lee Lehman. https://amzn.to/2paJQdv
  1. Three Books of Occult Philosophy by Heinrich Agrippa. Online versions exist and can be used (such as https://quod.lib.umich.edu/e/eebo/A26565.0001.001/1:16.31?rgn=div2;view=toc); for students wanting a physical book, Llewellyn's edition is a good, readable option: https://amzn.to/2nD1O7Z

CS210A Beginning Horary Astrology

  1. The Houses: Temples of the Sky by Deborah Houlding
  2. Christian Astrology, Books 1 and 2. Astrology Classics/Astrology Center of America edition recommended for availability and modernized spelling.
  3. Introductions to Traditional Astrology: Abu Ma'shar & al-Qabisi, trans. Benjamin N. Dykes, Ph.D.

History

E300 Astrological Heritage through the Renaissance – Inga Thornell
Campion, Nicholas. 2009. A History of Western Astrology Volume I: The Ancient World. ($35.95 Amazon)

E301A Astrological Heritage, Development of Modern Astrology Part 1 – Inga Thornell
Campion, Nicholas. 2009. A History of Western Astrology Volume II: The Medieval and Modern Worlds. ISBN-10: 1441181296. ISBN-13: 978-1441181299. (Available from Bloomsbury.com or $35.95 Amazon in paperback).

E305A Astromythology – Inga Thornell
No text required

Symmetry and Uranian

E510 Symmetrical Astrology I  - Bruce Scofield

Ebertin, Reinhold, 1972, 2000. Combination of Stellar Influences, translated by Roosedale and Kratzsch, American Federation of Astrologers, Tempe, AZ. ($21.60 Amazon)
Simms, Maria Kay. 1989, 2001. Dial Detective, Rev. 2nd Edition. Kensington, NH: Cosmic Muse. ($19.95 acspublications.com, $21.00 Amazon)

E510A Introduction to Uranian Astrology - Madalyn Hillis-Dineen
No external text required - articles in course site

E513 Introduction to Uranian Astrology – Madalyn Hillis-Dineen
No text required

Soul and Spirit

E520A and B Astrologies of Soul –  Enid Newberg &Joseph Crane
Articles provided in course.
Optional useful reading: Cousineau, Phil. 1995 (reprint). Soul: An Archaeology--Readings from Socrates to Ray Charles. HarperOne. ISBN-13: 978-0062502438 ISBN-10: 0062502433 (new/used $2.50 – 14.00 Amazon)

E20C Astrologies of Soul: Reincarnation and the Recurring Soul - Joseph Crane and Enid Newberg
Traleg Kyabgon. Karma: What It Is, What It Isn't, Why It Matters. Shambala Press, 2015. ($12-$14)

E521A The Astrology of Marsilio Ficino: How to live the good life - Joseph Crane
No book required as readings will be supplied. However, if you manage to find a copy of Ficino's Three Books on Life it can be helpful.
(Right now, however, copies are running about $30-500 dollars on Amazon - it may be better to hunt in used book stores).

E522A Finding the Wholes: Systems Thinking and Astrology - Enid Newberg
No external text required - articles in course-site

EV101 Evolutionary Astrology

Astrology and the Evolution of Consciousness – Vol One by Maurice Fernandez
Neptune, the 12th house, and Pisces (2nd Edition) by Maurice Fernandez
Both books are available on Amazon 

Additional Electives

E540A Mundane Astrology - no additional materials

E550A Vocational Astrology - no additional materials

SELF-PACED COURSES

E260 Exploring Mesoamerican Astrology – Bruce Scofield
Scofield, Bruce. Signs of Time: An Introduction to Mesoamerican Astrology. Amherst, MA: One Reed Publications, 1994.
Scofield, Bruce and Barry Orr. How to Practice Mayan Astrology. Rochester, VT: Bear and Company. 2007.
These two texts are available from www.onereed.com or Amazon.com

E400 Astronomy for Astrologers – Bruce Scofield
Aveni, Anthony. 1997. Stairways to the Stars: Skywatching in Three Great Ancient Cultures. John Wiley and Sons. ($5.89 – 22.00 Amazon)
Bakich, Michael F. 2000. The Cambridge Planetary Handbook. Cambridge Unv. Press. ($5.00 – 29.95 Amazon)

E536 Ancient Movement Techniques and Applications - Oner Doser
Oner Doser and Benjamin N Dykes. Astrological Prediction: A Handbook of Techniques. 2014

E510 Symmetrical Astrology I  - Bruce Scofield
Ebertin, Reinhold, 1972, 2000. Combination of Stellar Influences, translated by Roosedale and Kratzsch, American Federation of Astrologers, Tempe, AZ. ($21.60 Amazon)
Simms, Maria Kay. 1989, 2001. Dial Detective, Rev. 2nd Edition. Kensington, NH: Cosmic Muse. ($19.95 acspublications.com, $21.00 Amazon)

Literature 

SACRED PATHS THROUGH THE WRITTEN WORD

L201A and L201B Astrology in  Sacred Literature – Carol Tebbs & Batya Stark
Novak, Phillip, The World’s Wisdom, 1994, Harper San Francisco, (21.95 Amazon new)

Medical Astrology

MD100 Medical Astrology - no additional materials

Professional Development

PD101A, PD101B, PD102A, PD102B, PD103A, PD104A, PD105A, PD105B - no additional materials

Indian (Vedic) Astrology

V100A Indian Astrology Crash Course. No additional materials

V101A Mapping Your Destiny: Vedic Astrology for Western Astrologers, Part 1 – Kenneth Miller
DeFouw, Hart & Robert Svoboda. 2003. Light on Life: An Introduction to the Astrology of India. New York: Penguin Books. (kindle $12.74, paperback $9-21 new/used at amazon.com

V101B Mapping Your Destiny: Vedic Astrology for Western Astrologers, Part 2– Kenneth Miller
Same text as V101A (Light on Life: An Introduction to the Astrology of India)

V110A Vedic Electional Tricks for Western Astrologers: no additional materials required

Astro*Carto*Graphy and Local Space

WL220 Introduction to Astro*Carto*Graphy – Madalyn Hillis-Dineen & Karen McCauley
Lewis, Jim & Kenneth Irving. 1997 (reissued Nov. 2012). The Psychology of Astro*Carto*Graphy. London: Penguin Books.
Your personal A*C*G map

WL221A Astrolocality: Exploring Local Space – Tamira McGillivray
no required text but recommended are: 
Astrolocality Astrology - A guide to what it is and how to use it by Martin Davis; The Wessex Astrologer Limited, Bournemouth England; 1999; ISBN 1902405056;
The Rulership Book by Rex Bills, Macoy Publishing & Masonic Supply co.Inc.  Virgina 70-147932 OR 
The Book of Rulerships - Keywords from Classical Astrolog ;by Dr. J. Lee. Lehman, PhD; Whitford Press, Pennsylvania; 0-924608-13-7; and
Vastu: Breathing Life into Space; by Robert E. Svoboda; Namarupa Publishers, New York ISBM 978-0-9889169-0

Astrological Counseling

WR201 Introduction to Astrological Counseling - Karen McCauley & Inga Thornell
Cunningham, Donna. 2014 rev. Counseling Principles for Astrologers: Becoming an Effective Change Agent, Moon Maven Publications: Portland, OR (click here to purchase)
Duncan, Adrian Ross. 2002. Astrology: Transformation and Empowerment. Samuel Weiser. (Kindle $16.19 or paperback $2.99 to $29.95 Amazon)
Mulligan, Bob. 2001. Between Astrologers & Clients. Naples,FL: The Astrology Company. (paperback $22, available at theastrologycompany.com or by calling 239.261.2840)

WR202A Children and Temperament – Cornelia Hansen
Arroyo, Stephen. 1975. Astrology, Psychology and the Four Elements. CRCS Publications. (new-used $5.40 – 12.97 Amazon)

WR202B Astrology and Family Patterns - Joseph Crane
No external text required - articles in the course site
Optional recommendations: 
Cowger, Barry. Reconstructing the Real You. Mercurius Publishing 1992. (Families described as something to escape from
Gauquelin, Michel. 1966 (1988 English edition). Planetary Heredity. San Diego, CA: ACS Publications, Inc.  (astrological research on patterns that repeat over generations)
Greene, Liz & Howard Sasportas. The Luminaries. York Beach, ME: Samuel Weiser, Inc. 1992.  (Psychological astrology approach, interesting insights)
Greene, Liz & Howard Sasportas.  Chapter - The Parental Marriage and the Horoscope from The Development of Personality. Samuel Weiser Publisher 1987.  (Psychodynamics between parents and their influence on children.)
McGoldrick, Gerson, Petry. Genograms: Assessment and Intervention 3rd Ed. Norton 2008.Sullivan, Erin. 2008. (Wonderful book on generational change and continuity within families)
Sullivan, Erin. The Astrology of Family Dynamics. NY, NY: Penguin.(2008 revision dropped Dynasty from 1996 title, same book) (Uses systems theories mixed with psychological astrology)

WR203A Relationships 101: Attraction and Repulsion - Karen McCauley, Inga Thornell
Clark, Brian. 2018. From The Moment We Met. Tasmania: Astro*Synthesis. ($24.99 Amazon)

WR203B Comparison and Composite – Diane Ronngren
Davison, Ronald. 1983. Synastry. (new from Amazon $12,65, used $3.99 plus; AFA astrologers.com/product-list, $24.95)
Townley, John. 2000. Composite Charts: The Astrology of Relationships. (available on Amazon for $29.95, used $5.85)

WR205A Introduction to Jungian Psychological Astrology
Arroyo, Stephen 1975. Astrology, psychology, and the four elements: An energy approach to astrology and its use in the counseling arts. CRCS Publications. Sebastopol, California. Amazon: $13.97
Hamaker-Zondag, Karen 1991. Aspects and personality. Samuel Weiser, Inc. York Beach, Maine. Amazon: $14.95