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Anatomy is the science that studies the structure of the body. On this page, you'll find links to descriptions and pictures of the human body's parts and organ systems from head to toe  MedlinePlus

  • MedlinePlus
    MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site ... Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
  • Anatomy, descriptive and surgical / by Henry Gray
    HathiTrust Public Domain Access

Anatomy links:

  • Anatomy Atlases
    Anatomy Atlases is an anatomy digital health sciences library that has been uniquely committed since 2006 and through its predecessors since 1995: Anatomy Atlases is curated by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Ronald A. Bergman, Ph.D.
  • Anatomy Expert
    We believe our ever expanding anatomy library should be available to everyone, so we are offering its basic features free for all users.
  • Anatomy of the Human Body: Henry Gray
    The edition of Gray’s Anatomy of the Human Body features 1,247 vibrant engravings—many in color—from the classic 1918 publication, as well as a subject index with 13,000 entries ranging from the Antrum of Highmore to the Zonule of Zinn.
  • Anatomy: MedlinePlus
    Anatomy is the science that studies the structure of the body. On this page, you'll find links to descriptions and pictures of the human body's parts and organ systems from head to toe.
  • Anatquest: Anatomic Images Online
    The U.S. National Library of Medicine's Visible Human Project has produced high resolution (4096 x 2048 x 24 bits) cryosectional color images of human anatomy. The Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, an R&D division of the NLM, through its Communications Engineering Branch, has created a database for this image dataset as well as for 3D rendered images of anatomic objects created from cryosectional images (cross-sections or slices).
  • Apacure
    Your look into the human body
  • BioDigital Human
    Ready to explore the human body in interactive 3D? The BioDigital Human PlatformTM is a virtual 3D body that brings to life thousands of medically accurate anatomy objects and health conditions in an interactive Web-based platform. requires registration
    Sign Up Now - Its free!
  • Body Guide - Powered by A.D.A.M
    Select a system of identify a structure on the body.
  • CDC Public Health Image Library (PHIL)
    Department of Health and Human Resources Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Clinical Trials is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.
  • DLD Digital Library Directory Anatomia 1522-1867
    This collection features approximately 4500 full page plates and other significant illustrations of human anatomy selected from the Jason A. Hannah and Academy of Medicine collections in the history of medicine at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto. Each illustration has been fully indexed using medical subject headings (MeSH), and techniques of illustration, artists, and engravers have been identified whenever possible. There are ninety-five individual titles represented, ranging in date from 1522 to 1867.
  • eskeletons
    eSkeletons provides an interactive environment in which to examine and learn about skeletal anatomy through our osteology database. The purpose of this site is to enable you to view the bones of both human and non-human primates and to gather information about them from our osteology database.
  • GetBodySmart
    An online textbook about human anatomy and physiology
  • InnerBody
    With hundreds of interactive anatomy pictures and descriptions of thousands of objects in the body, will help you discover what you want to know about human anatomy, right here at your fingertips.
  • Instant Anatomy
    Aiding learning in human anatomy -Subscription required: Offers iPhone and Android apps.
  • Martindale's Anatomy & Histology Center
    The Martindale Center for the Study of Private Enterprise was established in 1980 through a generous endowment provided by Elizabeth Fairchild Martindale and Harry Turner Martindale '27.
  • MedLinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
    The A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia includes over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations.
  • Merck Manuals
    The Manuals, known as the Merck Manuals in the United States and Canada and MSD Manuals outside the United States and Canada, are one of the world’s most widely used medical information resources.
  • NIH National Cancer Institute SEER Training Anatomy
    The Anatomy and Physiology module introduces the structure and function of the human body. You will read about the cells, tissues and membranes that make up our bodies and how our major systems function to help us develop and stay healthy.
  • NLM NIH Historical Anatomies on the Web
    istorical Anatomies on the Web is a digital project designed to give Internet users access to high quality images from important anatomical atlases in the Library's collection. The project offers selected images from NLM's atlas collection, not the entire books, with an emphasis on images and not texts. Atlases and images are selected primarily for their historical and artistic significance, with priority placed upon the earliest and/or the best edition of a work in NLM's possession.
    Have you ever been curious about what the body is made of, how it works, and what each part does? Then you've probably had an interest in anatomy. Your body has several important systems, all working in tandem with each other. Here, we'll examine these systems and how they work.
  • Visible Human Project® Gallery
    The collection of images appearing here is a small sample of images from the Visible Human Project® male dataset.
  • Zygote Body
    Browse the human body

University of Massachusetts Library Databases

  • Anthropology Plus
    Search term 'Anatomy'. Edit search term as appropriate.
    Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature
  • Library Research Databases: Health Policy and Management
    Health Policy and Management: Off-campus may require OIT log-in
  • MedlinePlus
    MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends.
  • MedLinePlus Health Videos
    These animated videos show the anatomy of body parts and organ systems and how diseases and conditions affect them.
  • MeSH
    MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) is the NLM controlled vocabulary thesaurus used for indexing articles for PubMed.
  • NCBI
    National Center for Biotechnology Information Databases
  • NLM LitArch (NLM Literature Archive)
    NLM LitArch (NLM Literature Archive) is a digital archive for books, documents, and articles in the fields of life science, medicine, and healthcare at the National Institutes of Health, managed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) within the National Library of Medicine.
  • PubMed
    Search term 'Anatomy'
  • PubMed Central
    PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).
  • PubMed Health
    PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions.
    Your gateway to U.S. Federal Science
  • UMass Library Databases
    Databases and Collections
  • Web of Science
    Discovery starts here

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Commercial websites for multilingual anatomical charts

  • Anatomical Chart Company
    Classic Anthology of Anatomical Charts features 101 new and updated anatomical charts in a two-volume boxed set. Provides a clearer understanding of human anatomy, a visual comparison of physiological principles, and highlights important pathological conditions.
  • Anatomy Warehouse
    Anatomy Warehouse is the leading supplier of anatomy charts, anatomical models, and anatomical posters, serving medical students, medical professionals, and educational organizations. Discover the widest selection of human anatomy models, patient education materials, fitness posters, veterinary models and educational charts available on the web, at unmatched discount prices with fast and friendly customer service!
  • Carolina
    Resource support for math and science education

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