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Anatomy & Physiology 

Search Sciences databases (includes Anatomy).

Films on Demand - Human Body Video Clip Collection


CINAHL and Academic Search Premier (EBSCO): Use Advanced Search and limit to the Image Search option.

OVID: Use Multi-Field search and select "Caption text" from the drop down to find images by words in captions. NOTE: OVID also includes a video/multimedia section at the top of  results lists.

PubMed: See images from articles (when available) in the right sidebar on results pages.

AccessMedicine: Look under the "Image" tab.
Find Journals in Anatomy or Physiology 

Search by journal name:
  • american journal of physiology
  • anatomy and cell biology
  • clinical anatomy
(For more, search the Library Catalog)
eScience News (Anatomy & Physiology)
Big picture: medical physiology (2009), EBSCO eBook.

Big picture: gross anatomy (2011), Access Medicine.
Case files: anatomy (2008), EBSCO eBook.

Essentials of anatomy and physiology (2007), EBSCO eBook.
Introduction to the anatomy and physiology of children: a guide for students of nursing, child care and health (2008), EBSCO eBook.
Schaum's outline of human anatomy and physiology (2010), EBSCO eBook.
Anatomy of the Dog and Cat: From the College of Veterinary Science, Washington State University.

AnatQuest: Anatomical Images Online: Database of high resolution (4096 x 2048 x 24 bits) cryosectional color images of human anatomy drawn from the Visible Human Project.

Atlas of the Human Body: Labelled drawings, with brief descriptions, designed for use in patient eductation by the American Medical Association.

The Hosford Muscle Tables: Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body: Contains detailed information about skeletal muscles of the human body. Includes each muscle's origin, insertion, action, blood supply and innervation.

Human Body Maps: 3D models of human anatomy, from Healthline.

Martindale's Anatomy/Histology Center: Guide to online resources in Anatomy--texts, videos, lectures, more.
MedPix: MedPixâ„¢ is a free online Medical Image Database, provided by the Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Informatics, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD.
MedLine Plus - Anatomy: Links to descriptions and pictures of the human body's parts and organ systems, includes a large collection of online videos.

PubMed: Premier index to biomedical journal literature; includes MedLine citations as well as citations from scientific journals.

Veterinary Anatomical Illustrations: Digital collection of anatomical images of animals from the University of Wisconsin.

Visible Human Project: National Library of Medicine project to create complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal male and female human bodies.