Digital Solutions

MyLab History from Pearson

A fully integrated learning program, MyLab®  History for The African-American Odyssey helps students better prepare for class, quizzes, and exams—resulting in more dynamic experiences in the classroom and improved performance in the course. 

Instructor’s Manual

The Instructor’s Manual contains detailed chapter overviews, including resources, and discussion questions. 

Test Bank

The Test Bank contains multiple-choice, true-false, and essay test questions. 

PowerPoint Presentations

Strong PowerPoint presentations make lectures more engaging for students. The PowerPoints contain chapter outlines and full-color images of maps and art. 

MyTest Test Bank

Available at, MyTest is a powerful assessment generation program that helps instructors easily create and print quizzes and exams. Questions and tests can be authored online, allowing the instructors ultimate flexibility and the ability to efficiently manage assessments anytime, anywhere! Instructors can easily access existing questions and edit, create, and store using simple drag-and-drop and Word-like controls. 

Study Plan Tests

These allow students to check their understanding of the material before and after reading a chapter. Comprehensive chapter tests help students prepare for class exams. 

Pearson eText with Audio

Contained within MyLab, the Pearson eText enables students to access their textbook online—through laptops, iPads, and tablets. Download the free Pearson eText app to use on tablets. Students may also listen to their text with the Audio eText. 


The new MyHistoryLibrary contains hundreds of the most commonly assigned primary source documents, complete with headnotes and focus questions. You can also listen to audio versions of all the documents. 


Created exclusively for this textbook, these videos focus on a wide range of events, explaining and illuminating the African-American experience. 

Charting the Past

New interactive maps create in-depth opportunities for students to explore the relationship between geography, demography, and history. 

Writing Space

Better writers make great learners—who perform better in their courses. To help students develop and assess concept mastery and critical thinking through writing, we created the Writing Space in MyLab. It’s a single place to create, track, and grade writing assignments, provide writing resources, and exchange meaningful, personalized feedback with students quickly and easily. Plus, Writing Space includes integrated access to Turnitin, the global leader in plagiarism prevention.