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Biology: Video Resources

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Video Resources

 Anatomy Videos - MedlinePlus

These animated videos show the anatomy of body parts and organ systems and how diseases and conditions affect them. Resource is open access. No password is required.

Public Health Image Library (PHIL)

Database of photographs, illustrations, and videos of various illness, medical personnel in medical settings, and patients with illness. Open access. No password required. Unlimited users.

Surgery Videos-MedilinePlus

This page provides links to prerecorded webcasts of surgical procedures. These are actual operations performed at medical centers in the United States. Most of the videos last an hour. Please note that you cannot send in questions by email, though the webcast may say that you can, because you are not seeing these videos live.

WISC: Multimedia Resources for Biology 

Simple, easy to understand videos and animations explaining basic concepts in biology 

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own place in and outside of the classroom. It tackles math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. 


This website provides free biology video lecture courses conducted by eminent faculties of reputed institutions like MIT. The course includes the fundamental principles of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, and cell biology. Some courses also focuses on the application of the fundamental principles toward an understanding of human biology including infectious agents, inherited diseases, cancer, developmental biology, evolution and much more

As one of the leading sites for sharing videos, Dailymotion attracts over 106 million unique monthly visitors and 2 billion videos views worldwide offering the best content from users, independent content creators and premium partners.


Founded in February 2005, YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small.