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Optical Technician Guide

Anatomy & Physiology

Anatomy and physiology teach you how the body works.  For an optical technician, this understanding helps with how, when and why treatments and procedures are used and how they may affect the body. The library has a number of different resources from books to short videos to help you better understand the human body.  Below you will find some resources to get you started.  

Scientific & Medical ART (SMART) Imagebase

The Scientific and Medical Art (SMART) Imagebase is a great way to learn more about human anatomy and physiology. The collection includes, images, video, and animations that showcase different parts of the body.

The following link will take you to images related to ophthalmology. SMART Imagebase Ophthalmology


Anatomy & Physiology eBooks

Anatomy Physiology Books

illustrated atlas of human anatomy
illustrated atlas of human physiology