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Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences

What is Visible Body?

Visible Body is an online anatomy and physiology learning package. The Library provides access to the web and mobile app versions of four modules:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Human Anatomy Atlas
  • Muscle Premium
  • Physiology & Pathology


Check out the videos below for an introduction to each module.

How to access Visible Body

Mobile app access instructions

Downloading the mobile apps:

Enter your Essex email when asked to enter an email address.

How to access modules via PC

Human Anatomy Atlas

A 3D visualization and learning tool used to explore the systems of the human body. It contains more than 4,600 anatomical structures, including all major organs and systems.

Anatomy and Physiology

Visually and interactively reviews the core anatomical function and physiology of all body systems, from cells and tissues, skeletal and muscular, to urinary and reproductive system.

Muscle Premium

A 3D interactive dive into the muscles of the human body. It presents an in-depth understanding of muscle attachments and actions.

Physiology and Pathology