Human Biology

Web Information Sources for Educators.

An Exploratorium Learning Studio Resource Guide

This page is intended to be a quick guide to only a few resources.
See your local library for more information on this topic.

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Image of a human skull profile

Current News Sources

Official Agency Pages


Periodicals / Magazines / Journals

Publication Directories




Image Sources

Education Resource Sections

Materials in the Learning Studio

Schools and Degree Programs

Other Useful and Interesting Sites

Related Pages:

Current News Sources:
Sites devoted to news on the topic of this page.

CDC Media Relations

Official Agency Pages:

United States:

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) at NIH

National Center for Health Statistics


International Association of Human Biologists

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals:


CDC Mailing Lists

Free Medical Journals

Publication Directories:

Case Studies in Environmental Medicine (CSEM)

CDC Data and Statistics

CDC Publications, Software, Other Products

Environmental Health Information Service - Publications

Toxicological Profile Information Sheets - ATSDR

Asthma Gene Database

Berkeley Mortality Database

Biomedicine and Health in the News


Population Reference Bureau

PubMed access to MEDLINE

United Nations Population Information Network (POPIN)

Terminology: - Dictionary

On-line Medical Dictionary



Distributed Computing Project software:
Programs that allow your computer to assist in larger research projects.

Stanford Alzheimer and Amyloidogenic Disease Research Program

United Devices Anthrax Research Project

United Devices Cancer Research Program

Image Sources:

The Human Eye in Anatomical Transparencies

Osteological Collections of the Department of Anthropology
National Science Museum, Tokyo

The Skull Module

Education Resource Sections:

Some sites have sections devoted to educational material.

Access Excellence - at The National Health Museum

Materials in the Learning Studio:
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Access to the Learning Studio is available for the public.
Also a small 'paper clip' next to a record indicates a web link.

Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for All Our Materials on:

Human anatomy

Human biology

Human evolution

Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for Free Online Materials on:

Human anatomy

Other Useful and Interesting Sites:

Atapuerca, patrimonio de la humanidad - English version

BBC - Science - Human Body

Biomedical Informatics Research Network (BIRN)

The Leakey Foundation

Medicine and Madison Avenue


The Human Cloning Foundation

Human Genome Project Information

Drug Information:


Pharmaceutical Products - prescribing information

People's Pharmacy

RxList the Internet Drug Index

The Virtual Mummy: Unwrapping a Mummy by Mouse Click

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Created: gp December 1, 2001
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