Neurology, Neuroscience & Neurosurgery websites






Including online directories of neurologists, neurosurgeons & neuroscientists:


  • anatomy tv - interactive 3D human anatomy. Rotate, peel away layers and export images. 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). NHS users: go to, choose 'Athens User login' and enter your NHS OpenAthens account details).
  • 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.

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