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Welcome to the MERLOT Information Technology Portal, an educational resource for teaching and learning. This portal is sponsored by the MERLOT-O'Reilly partnership. Learn more about how to join and contribute to this growing community of Information Technology (IT) instructors. Become a member - it's free. Your membership allows you to contribute learning materials and assignments, submit your own learning materials for evaluation, and get access to great ideas to help you teach both online and in the classroom.

Your questions are welcome. Contact the Editor of the Information Technology Editorial Board.

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In the Teaching area, you'll find information of interest to faculty teaching IT subjects:

For general pedagogical Issues, visit the MERLOT Pedagogy Portal .

Visit the Teaching area.


On the People page, you can learn about:

  • The MERLOT Information Technology community
  • The MERLOT IT Editorial Board
  • How members can contribute.
  • How to become a volunteer peer reviewer.

See the People Page.


The Learning Materials area focuses on the IT learning materials:

  • Find Learning Materials.
  • MERLOT provides peer-reviewed materials ready for classroom use.
  • Create your own personal collection of Information Technology web sites.

Visit the Learning Materials area.


Visit the Beyond MERLOT area to find information about other resources of interest to MERLOT IT members:

  • Professional Journals and Newsletters
  • Professional Organizations
  • Conferences
  • Other Teaching Resources
  • Online Courses

Visit Beyond MERLOT.


2013 Award Winner

The Showcase area is where we highlight some of the outstanding material in the IT collection.

This is the current MERLOT Classics Award winner, Zen and the Art of Internet Reading (and Writing.