Directory of leading providers of high resolution medical images and interactive human anatomy models. Some sites include study aids such as flash cards and quizzes to help improve the rentention of information.

  • 3D4Medical
    Provides educational apps, including interactive 3D models and guided lectures. - App Only, Not Free
  • Anatomy Learning
    Provides interactive anatomy models with identification and quiz challenges.
  • Anatomy Next
    Web and app-based anatomical models, including augmented reality.
  • AnatomyZone
    Video-based walkthroughs of anatomical structures with optional flashcards and questions.
  • BioDigital Human
    Interactive 3D platform that simplifies the understanding of anatomy, disease, and treatments. - Subscription
  • BlueLink by UMich
    Open courseware by the University of Michigan Medical School. Cached on Google Sites.
  • eSkeletons
    Interactive models of primate skeletal anatomy developed by the University of Texas.
  • Functional Neuroanatomy
    Neuroanatomy atlas, learning modules, and videos developed by the University of British Columbia.
  • Get Body Smart
    Animated, interactive online human anatomy guide with text narration.
  • KenHub
    Engaging tool with a complete atlas of human anatomy. Optional premium features. - Registration Required
  • Know Your Body
    Rudimentary site design but offers great, in-depth and easy-to-read articles on human anatomy.
  • Neurosurgical Atlas
    3D interactive models, cases, videos, and discussion of surgical techniques. - Registration Required
  • OpenStax: Anatomy and Physiology
    Free interactive textbook on human anatomy and physiology organized by body system.
  • Teach Me Anatomy
    Comprehensive anatomy encyclopedia containing over 700 images.
  • Touch Surgery
    Detailed, interactive surgery simulations. App only. - App Only
  • Visible Body
    Leading developer of 3D human anatomy models offering a range of reasonably-priced apps. - Not Free
  • Wikipedia: Human Body
    Encyclopedia entry on the human body including anatomy, physiology, histology, and embryology. - Also see: Outline of Human Anatomy
  • Zygote Body
    Detailed, medically accurate online 3D models of the human body. - Registration Required

Medical Images

  • MedPix
    Searchable open-access database of medical images, teaching cases, and clinical topics.
  • Open-i Biomedical
    Database of abstracts, charts, graphs, and clinical images from open source literature.
  • Radiopaedia
    Collaborative radiology educational resource. Provides images, cases, quizzes, and articles.


  • Histology Guide
    Provides high resolution images with an intuitive interface that recreates the feel of a microscope.
  • Pathorama
    High quality images and virtual slides for teaching and self-instruction.
  • PEIR Digital Library
    Multidisciplinary public access image database for use in medical education.