Computer Science Community Portal

MERLOT Computer Science

Welcome – From the Editor

Welcome to the Computer Science Portal!

The aim of this portal is to provide you with useful education resources (e.g., animations, video lectures, online courses, open textbooks) for teaching/learning computer science. There are peer reviews and user ratings for your reference. Note that the resources are categorized based on the ACM/IEEE Computer Science Curricula 2013.

Please let us introduce a few popular education resources based on both peer review and user rating to you:

There are many others … Please explore the “Materials by Discipline”.        



Computer networks are based on passing messages from computer to computer. This sounds simple in principle, but in practice all sorts of contention and bottlenecks can occur.This activity gives some first hand experience of such issues, with a game for a group of students.

Routing and Deadlock in Networks in MERLOT

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