UCL Institute of Neurology


Neurology, Neuroscience & Neurosurgery websites






Including online directories of neurologists, neurosurgeons & neuroscientists:


  • anatomy tv - an interactive 3D human anatomy for UCL users. No login is required if you access the service via the Primal Pictures link while connected to the UCL network (or access via Desktop@UCL Anywhere when working offsite).  Unfortunately NHS access to this resource has ceased, as NHS funding was no longer available to support this subscription.
  • Biomed Central Biology Image Library - browse & search thumbnails; register for free to view movies, full size images and create slidesets.
  • Cranial nerves - from Yale University School of Medicine. Detailed information including anatomical diagrams on the twelve cranial nerves (olfactory, optic, oculomotor, trochlear, trigeminal, abducens, facial, vestibulocochlear, glossopharyngeal, vagus, accessory and hypoglossal).
  • flickr - photo/image-sharing site with many images freely available for re-use through Creative Commons arrangements.
  • HONmedia - a repository of medical images and videos covering 1,700 topics and themes.
  • NHS Photo Library - a resource for the NHS providing photography for use in communication materials.
  • University of Iowa Digital Library - includes Charles Bell's classic images of trepanning.
  • US NLM Images from the History of Medicine. searchable collection of over 65,000 images.
  • Visible Body (Argosy) - "the most comprehensive human anatomy visualization tool available" 3D models of over 1,700 anatomical structures, including all major organs and systems of the human body. Compatible with Internet Explorer.
  • Wellcome Collection YouTube Channel (UK) - videos relating to medical history from the Wellcome Collection.