Get started with Pearson MyLab and Mastering and Pearson MyLabsPlus in Canvas

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Overview

Note:
UITS recommends instructors teaching in Canvas at Indiana University use IU eTexts to adopt texts and digital learning tools (DLT) materials from Pearson, McGraw-Hill, Macmillan, Cengage, or Wiley Publishers. In addition to significant discounts off list prices, benefits of using IU eTexts include streamlined integration into Canvas, single sign-on for students (meaning no access codes), and local technical support for faculty and students via the Support Center and etexthlp@iu.edu.

Pearson MyLab & Mastering

Pearson MyLab & Mastering is an interactive educational system designed to accompany textbooks published by Pearson Education. When this tool is added to a Canvas course, instructors and their students can use Pearson's interactive instructional materials, including homework, quizzes, and multimedia tutorials. Grades earned in MyLab & Mastering quizzes and homework assignments can be synced to the Canvas Gradebook. For more about this service, see Pearson MyLab & Mastering.

Pearson MyLabsPlus

Pearson MyLabsPlus enables instructors to manage their Pearson MyLab & Mastering courses from one place. After adding the MyLabsPlus tool to Canvas Modules, instructors and students can access their course and its content directly from Canvas.

For instructors

Add MyLab & Mastering to your Canvas course

Pearson MyLab & Mastering is a global LTI app in Canvas; however, by default, it is hidden.

To add a hidden tool to your course navigation menu, see How do I manage Course Navigation links?

Add MyLabsPlus to your Canvas course

For instructions for adding MyLabsPlus to your Canvas course, see How do I add an external tool as a module item?

Before you can use MyLab & Mastering or MyLabsPlus, you must first link your Canvas user account with the application and set up your course. For instructions, see MyLab & Mastering for Canvas: Link Accounts and Courses.

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For students

Before you can use Pearson MyLab & Mastering or MyLabsPlus, you must first link your Canvas user account with the MyLab & Mastering application. For instructions, see MyLab & Mastering for Canvas: Student Registration and Sign In.

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Get help

For help, contact your campus Support Center.

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