Add Pearson MyLab to Your D2L Course

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Adding Pearson MyLab and Mastering to a D2L Course

  1. Make sure that you are not logged in to Pearson MyLab.
    • If you opened Pearson MyLab previously, please close your browser and reopen to be sure you are not still logged in.
  2. Open your course in D2L.
  3. Go to Content and select the module where you want to insert the Pearson integration (for example, add a module and give it a name such as "MyLab Links").
  4. In your new module, click the Add Existing Activities button, and select Third-party Integrations.
    Identifies Third-party Integrations
  5. Click the Pearson MyLab and Mastering Tools launch link.
    Identifies Pearson MyLab and Mastering Tools launch

Linking Pearson MyLab and Mastering to a D2L Course

  1. Click the Pearson MyLab and Mastering Tools launch link that you added in the steps above.
    Identifies Pearson MyLab and Mastering Tools launch
  2. Click Continue in the pop-up window (if prompted).
  3. Click the Pearson MyLabs and Mastering link.
    Pearson's MyLab and Mastering link
  4. Click I Accept.
  5. Sign in with your Pearson account.
  6. Your course is now linked with Pearson. Click the Get Started! button.
    Notification that accounts are linked.
  7. Click Get Started again on the next screen.
    Shows Get Started button
  8. Search from the catalog to find your book and select it to build a course, or select a course you've already created.
    Choose from catalog or Copy existing course
  9. Fill out the form for your course and click Create Course.
    Shows Create Course form
  10. Close your browser tab or window. You will receive an email when your course is ready.

Adding MyLab and Mastering Assignments to Content

  1. Click Course Management then Course Builder.
  2. Drag the "Pearson Links" icon to the module where you want to add the links.
    Shows dragging Pearson Links icon to new module
  3. Check the boxes for the content you wish to add to your course and click Add to course.
    Shows Choosing Content and the Add to course button
  4. Click Content on the navbar and choose the module you created to view the links you added. 
  5. Click on the Bulk Edit button at the top of the screen.
    Identifies Bulk Edit button
  6. Make sure each link is marked as "Open as External Resource."
    Identifies Open as External Resource
  7. Click the Done Editing button at the top of the screen.
    Identifies Done Editing button

Set Up Automatic Grade Sync

Pearson MyLab and Respondus Monitor

To use Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor with your Pearson MyLab course:

  1. Navigate to the course settings in the Pearson course, and locate "Learning Aids and Test Options." 
  2. Select "Use automated proctoring in this course," and then “Respondus Monitor Proctoring.” 
  3. MyLab will then prompt you to "Complete the Respondus Monitor Proctoring license setup," which is a one-time process. 

See for details.

Unsyncing Pearson MyLab from a D2L

  1. Go to the Tools Launch and click on the Pearson MyLab and Mastering.
  2. Click on the Get Help and Support link.


  1. Click on the diagnostics button.
    Identifies Get Diagnostics
  2. Click on the Delete Course Association link.

Additional Support for Pearson MyLab and Mastering