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Open Course Materials for Education

MERLOT Collection:

Click on the topics below and MERLOT will provide you with a hitlist of online course materials in that subject area. You can explore the MERLOT collection of online materials, find ones that suit your instructional needs, and add the link to the online materials into your learning management system. It’s easy.

MERLOT also provides peer reviews, member comments, “playlists” of materials created by faculty and students, and learning exercises for using the materials in the classroom so you can make informed choices about the best materials for our classes and your students.

Entire Education Collection

  • Educational Leadership
    Including subdisciplines of Leadership Foundation, Leadership Specialization, and Research Methodology.
  • General
  • TeacherEd
    Including subdisciplines of Classroom Management, Diversity and Multicultural Ed, Educational Foundations, Educational Psychology, Educational Research, Instructional Technology, Special Education, Student Assessment, Teaching Methods in Arts, English, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, Physical Education, Reading and Language Arts, Sciences, Social Science, Vocational Education.

Other Collections:

Teachers Domain
National Science Digital Library Middle School Portal
GLOBE – International consortium for online course materials
Starting Point – Teaching Geoscience:
Internet Public Library (ipl2)

Are you using open course materials already and would like to add them to the MERLOT Collection?

It’s easy to do! By spending a few minutes cataloging the online materials you use, your fellow faculty and/or students will have a easier time finding the quality course materials that can help them teach and learn. If everyone pitches in just a little, we can build a shared collection of open courses materials.

Click here for more information about adding materials to MERLOT.