MERLOT consists of several interrelated parts. The key features are the facilities to browse/search materials and the networking among Merlot community members. Visitors can easily locate learning materials within their discipline.


A very higly structured advanced search engine is available, while a quick search feature allows for an easier introduction to the sites's facilities


Downloading of the linked and provided material is available in the original format

Navigational Aids

Site index, searching and browsing tips are available. Collections are browsable hierarchically by discipline. Now available also a multimedia tutorial to help in navigating the new Merlot' website

User Friendliness

The homepage is articulated around thematic organizational schemes does resulting much more clear also for non-expert users