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HCC - Coleman College: Anatomy Resources

HCC Coleman College for Health Sciences is a community college based in Houston, Texas, which is focused on health sciences. The school is part of the Houston Community College System, and is a member institution of the Texas Medical Center.

Anatomy Books available Online

Anatomy Web Resources


Anatomy TV, published by Primal Pictures Ltd, is the online version of their 3D anatomy software. Anatomy TV is the world’s most medically accurate and detailed 3D graphic rendering of human anatomy based on imaging data. The anatomy visuals are accompanied by three-dimensional animations that demonstrate function, biomechanics, and surgical procedures. To supplement the core three-dimensional anatomy data are clinical videos and text written by leading medical specialists.

BioDigital Human

Interaction with 3D anatomy, physiology and diseases.

Zygote Body

Detailed 3D model of the human body. You must use Google Chrome or Firefox.

Gray's Anatomy

Online version of the classic 1918 publication.

Hosford Muscle Tables

This web site is an index containing detailed information about the skeletal muscles of the human body. Included is each muscle's origin, insertion, action, blood supply and innervation.

Lumen Cross-Section Tutorial

Tutorial includes Head and Neck, Upper Limb, Thorax (male and female), Abdomen, Pelvis (male and female) and Lower Limb.

Lumen Dissector

Covers the Back, Upper extremity, Head and Neck, Thorax, Abdomen, Pelvis/Perineum, & Lower Extremity including x-ray, scans, cadaver images; CT scans & visible human images.

Muscle Atlas

An illustrated atlas of the muscles of the upper and lower extremities.

Lumen Learn’em – Mini Tutorials

Tutorials for Nerves, Dermatones, Muscles, Bones and Cutaneous Innervation.

Virtual Autopsy

The Australian Museum provides an interactive module that follows the human autopsy process from start to finish, including an external examination, opening the body, viewing internal organs, removing the organs and weighing them, removing the brain, replacing all organs and closing the body.

Visible Human Project

An applet will pop up to provide three forms of control for navigating within the Visible Human. Select and view a standard slice orientation (axial, sagittal, coronal).

WebAnatomy - Image Bank

These images are from The Sourcebook of Medical Illustration (The Parthenon Publishing Group, P. Cull, ed., 1989) and are copyright-free as long as they are used for educational purposes.

Anatomy Books available in Print