RESOURCES

Free anatomy learning content for students and instructors!

Lab Activities

Written by professors for professors. Our lab activities, used in conjunction with our anatomy apps, will give your students a unique and interactive 3D experience. Download one (or all) for free and apply it to your course!

Human Anatomy Atlas
  • Digestive System. Developed by Blythe Nilson, Associate Professor of Biology, University of British Columbia
  • Human Heart. Developed by Molli Crenshaw, Instructor of Biology, Texas Christian University
  • Muscles of the Head and Neck. Developed by Stephanie Wallace, Instructor of Biology, Texas Christian University

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Anatomy & Physiology
  • Respiratory System. Developed by Andrew Criss, Doctoral Lecturer, York College
  • Muscles of the Shoulder and Arm. Developed by Stephanie Wallace, Instructor of Biology, Texas Christian University
  • Cranial Nerves. Developed by Molli Crenshaw, Instructor of Biology, Texas Christian University

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Blog

Sometimes students need their A&P studies to have a little pizzazz, and the Visible Body Blog has plenty of that to spare! Explore the anatomy, physiology, and associated pathologies of all the body systems in a way that is fun, funny, and understandable. Brighten up your students' day with some good ol' anatomy irreverence!

eBooks

Give your students the good stuff with our eBook libraries, which review regional anatomy, core A&P course topics, muscles and bones for kinesiology courses, anatomy for yoga students, and more! Study guides have never looked so good.

Regional Anatomy
Available downloads include:
  • Anatomy Etymology. Where did the word 'heart' come from? How did we get 'muscle' from a word meaning 'little mouse'? Discover the origins of 18 anatomy terms!
  • The Lymphatic System. Learn about your body's defense system, which is way more widespread than you'd think
  • Facts and Fiction. 35 pages of debunked medical myths, history, and cool facts
Muscles and Bones
Available downloads include:
  • Axis and Atlas. Learn about the Axis and Atlas, the first two cervical vertebrae, and their very important jobs
  • Anatomy for Yogis. Between planking and downward-facing dog, yoga gives your muscles a serious stretch
  • The Trapezius. It’s a traps! Take a look at this broad muscle’s anatomy, innervation, attachment points and more
Undergrad A&P
Available downloads include:
  • The A&P Vocab Series. Medical prefixes, suffixes, positions, and planes – oh my!
  • The Human Cell. Go back to basic with this inside look of a cell and the organelles that keep in operational
  • Build a Heart. The heart is an extraordinary machine. Learn about the many different components that keep your ticker at peak performance
Anatomy for Kids
Available downloads include:
  • Guess the Anatomy. Five fun questions and answers to learn parts of the body
  • Heart Fun Facts eBook. What is the difference between an artery and a vein anyway?
  • Nervous Know-How. Using the brain and nervous system clues provided, complete the crossword puzzle.

Learn Site

Sometimes textbooks can be overwhelming. Our Learn Site presents anatomy & physiology in a way that's easy to digest, complete with illustrations and 3D animations that explain basic human biology concepts.

Videos

Need to do some fast patient education or give your students a big-picture understanding of some basic human biology? Our award-winning videos help students and patients see inside the human body and understand anatomy, physiology, common diseases, and pathologies.