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MERLOT (Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching) is a leading edge, user-centered, searchable collection of peer reviewed and selected higher education, online learning materials, catalogued by registered members and a set of faculty development support services. MERLOT's vision is to be a premiere online community where faculty, staff, and students from around the world share their learning materials and pedagogy.

Follow these steps to add Merlot content to your course:

  1. Make sure you are in the course in which you would like to work and that you have the Edit Mode to ON.

  2. In the Content Area in which you want to add Merlot content, click the blue button near the far right of the top pane in the center for "Add Interactive Tool", and in the drop-down menu, select MERLOT Search.

  3. On the new page that opens, enter the search criteria.  You may enter the Merlot title for the material if known.

  4. Select Submit.

  5. Select the material by clicking the check box next material that you would like to add.  You can select multiple items to link at once.

  6. Click the Insert button.

  7. Do not click Return.  Click on your course title (below the My Bb tab) 
Verify that the material is in the Content area. Your Student Users will see it in the Content Area you have chosen. 

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