Anatomy & Physiology


This guide can help you find Anatomy & Physiology materials from various OER providers.

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Highlighted Anatomy & Physiology Materials

These textbooks are open educational resources (OER) that are free to use without first seeking permission from the author. However, how they may be used is determined by their licensing

Anatomy and Physiology

"Anatomy and Physiology is a dynamic textbook for the two-semester human anatomy and physiology course for life science and allied health majors." - OpenStax     

Authors    J. Gordon Betts, Kelly A. Young, James A. Wise, Eddie Johnson, Brandon Poe, Dean H. Kruse, Oksana Korol, Jody E. Johnson, Mark Womble, Peter DeSaix
Licensing  CC BY 4.0

Boundless Anatomy and Physiology

Boundless Anatomy and Physiology is a textbook containing 30 chapters.

Provided by which no longer exists and is now curated at Lumen Learning
Licensing  CC BY-SA 4.0

Human Anatomy and Physiology Preparatory Course

"The overall purpose of this preparatory course textbook is to help students familiarize with some terms and some basic concepts they will find later in the Human Anatomy and Physiology I course."  - Open Textbook Library

Written by  Carlos Liachovitzky
Licensing  CC BY-NC-SA

A & P OER Collections

The purpose of these discipline specific pages is to showcase content that might be of interest to faculty who are considering adopting open educational resources for use in their classes.