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What is MERLOTxMERLOTx is MERLOT's new student portal, created to help students easily find resources to support their learning goals.MERLOTx is a FREE, open online collection of over 40,000 quality online learning resources across a wide range of disciplines.MERLOTx connects you to an open online community of learners and teachers from around the world, with over 110,000 members (IT'S FREE TO JOIN)How can you use MERLOTx?To LEARN the prerequisite concepts and skills for the courses you are taking.To FIND supplemental materials to help you expand your knowledge and skills for the classes you are taking.To EXPLORE subjects you might be interested in studying in the future.To PERSONALIZE and ORGANIZE your online learning materials into a collection with notes on how and why you find them useful, so you can keep track of your learning.To SHARE your personal collection, explore others' personal collections, and contribute to the online learning revolution.ANYWAY YOU WANT! MERLOTx is here to support you and your education goals.