Get started with MyLab and Mastering for your LMS

Updated 30 Jun 2022

Welcome! Open your MyLab or Mastering course from your Learning Management System (LMS). You might work in Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, Sakai, or Schoology.

Open MyLab and Mastering from your LMS

You don't need a course ID or invite link to access MyLab and Mastering.

  1. Log in to the LMS as a student and enter your course.
  2. Select the MyLab and Mastering, Pearson, or Pearson Access link. If it's missing, ask your instructor to adjust course settings.
  3. If prompted, select Open MyLab & Mastering. After you register, you can select a link under Student Links.

    Pearson MyLab and Mastering dashboard

  4. Register for MyLab and Mastering if you haven't already.

Register for MyLab and Mastering

You only need to register and sign in to MyLab and Mastering once.

  1. Agree to any authorization requests.

    Are you a section instructor or teaching assistant?

  2. Sign in with your Pearson instructor account and select Link accounts.

    Screenshot of the Link Accounts page

    If you don't have an account, select Create an account and follow the prompts. You can only link one LMS account to one Pearson account.

  3. Select Continue on the confirmation message.

    Screenshot of the link accounts confirmation message

  4. If prompted, select an access option:
    • Select Access now.
    • Enter an access code.
    • Select temporary access without payment.
    • Pay with a credit card or PayPal.

    Screenshot of the Select an Option page

  5. Select Go to My Courses to open your MyLab or Mastering course. (You might need to refresh the page to see this button.)

    Go to My Course button

  6. Check for your confirmation email.

See Troubleshooting if you get stuck.

After you register, open MyLab and Mastering anytime.