MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching

A free, peer-reviewed, web-based resource and community designed to help you find online teaching and learning materials quickly and easily. It is a continually growing catalog of online
teaching tools and support resources that help you enhance your instruction. MERLOT is also an active community of people like you, who strive to enrich their teaching and learning experiences with technology.

MERLOT Can Help You…

  • Find the right online materials and advice faster with our improved browsing and with more peer reviews than before.
  • Find experts and peers in the online teaching community through our expanded member services.
  • Personalize MERLOT services so you get the resources and communications you want.
  • Share your expertise easily, and build relationships with peers who value your expertise.
  • Participate in building a free and open educational community for the world.
  • Receive recognition for your contributions to the MERLOT community.

Upcoming Workshops

Semester Workshop Schedule

Free academic technology workshops for faculty and staff. All workshops are held in AIRC 3013 (unless noted). Please register beforehand to ensure you’ll have a seat: Register Now


Intro to Digital Photography
Part 3: Output:
Printing, E‐mail, Web Publishing
TUE, April 21 9:00 – 12:00
Web Accessibility
For Content Editors
TUE, April 21 1:00 – 2:30
Link and Tables
THU, April 23 10:00 – 12:00
Intro to Digital Photography
Part 4: Archiving and Managing
your images
TUE, April 28 9:00 – 12:00
Images for the Web WED, April 29 9:00 – 12:00
Cascading Style Sheets THU, April 30 10:00 – 12:00
Web Accessibility
For Designers / Developers
FRI, May 1 10:00 – 11:30
Manage Students, Point Values, and Final
Grades in Grade Book
TUE, May 5 10:00 – 12:00
Web Accessibility
Evaluations & Advanced Techniques
FRI, May 8 10:00 – 11:00

Message from Training Coordinator

Welcome to the April edition of the Training & Tools eNewsletter. We have been busy delivering the spring workshops, but as you can see on the training schedule, you still have time to register. In addition, we are pleased to announce that the Training Web Site has been updated to make it easier for you to register and to locate the training handouts and tutorials, please visit