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Anatomy and Physiology

Welcome to the Anatomy & Physiology Guide

Illustration of human head with muscles and glands visible

Are you looking for help with Anatomy & Physiology assignments?

This guide will link you to books,  journal articles, library databases,  and other useful resources.


Image By Patrick J. Lynch, medical illustrator (Patrick J. Lynch, medical illustrator) [CC-BY-2.5 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Recommended databases for background information

Begin your research by looking up your keywords in an online dictionary, encyclopedia or reference book.
(Use your myOakton user name and password for off campus access to library databases.)

Recommended books for background information

Reference books must be used in the library so they are always available. 

Human Body Book: an Illustrated Guide to its Structure Function and Disorders