Ayn Rand (1905 – 1982) was a novelist and philosopher. She is best known for her novels Atlas Shrugged and The Fountainhead, and for the revolutionary philosophy she originated, Objectivism.
Ayn Rand Institute (ARI)
AynRand.org is the official website of the Ayn Rand Institute (ARI), the source for information on the life, writings and work of novelist-philosopher Ayn Rand.
Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life
“Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life” won a Golden Satellite Award for Best Documentary Film, and at the 70th Annual Academy Awards ceremony, was honored with an Oscar nomination in the category of Best Documentary Feature.
Ayn Rand Lexicon
A mini-encyclopedia of Objectivism compiled from Ayn Rand’s statements on some 400 topics in philosophy, economics, psychology, and history.
Free High School and College Level Online Courses
Formerly the Ayn Rand Bookstore, the Ayn Rand Institute eStore now brings you downloadable MP3 versions of Objectivist talks and lectures from the past half-century.