Skip to Main Content
History of the Body
An online illustrated introduction to historical conceptions of various parts of the body from the Classical to early modern period created at Stanford University.
Oxford Reference Online
This source searches multiple reference books, providing definitions and brief information for terms and people in medicine, history, art and science, amongst other subject areas. This resource can be searched in total or by specific subject areas.
Credo Reference Medicine
This is also a multisource database that one can search in total or by specific subsets, such as medicine, history or art.
- Companion Encyclopedia of the History of Medicine. Osler Ref WZ 13 C737 1993.
- A Dictionary of the History of Medicine. Osler Ref folio WZ 13 S443d 1999
- The Fabric of the Body: European Traditions of Anatomical Illustrations. Osler folio WZ 348 R645t 1992
- Medical Book Illustration: a Short History. Osler folio N 8223 T513m 1983