History of Medicine

Anatomy of the Human Body

Online version of the 1918 classic publication by Henry Gray.

Global Project on the History of Leprosy

Compares the lepsrosy situation in the world in 1940 towards the end of 2004, after the advent of the multi-drug therapy in 1981. Find historical sites that have established museums dedicated to those who suffered isolation and segregation because of the disease.

Historical Anatomies on the Web

Offers selected images from National Library of Medicine's atlas collection, with an emphasis on images and not texts.

Images from the History of Medicine

Provides access to nearly 60,000 images in the print and photograph collection of the History of Medicine including portraits, pictures of institutions, caricatures and more. Copies of selected images may be ordered online.

John Powell's History of Anaesthesia

Personal portal containing information on the history of anesthesia.

Mad in America

Contains overview of the book by Robert Whitaker, Mad in America, which tackles the issue of massive corporate profits in the mental health industry and a history of the science.

Medicine Antiqua

Devoted to the study of medicine in the Graeco-Roman world. Hosts a number of essays and translations about the earlier mentioned topics.

University of Toronto Libraries: Anatomia Collection

Presents full page plates and other significant illustrations of human anatomy selected from the Jason A. Hannah and Academy of Medicine collections in the history of medicine at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto.

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