OU Libraries
OU Libraries
Saturday, Oct 16th, 2021
Kresge Library Building:
Open 10am - 6pm
Medical Library Office:
Open 10am - 6pm

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Student Education Resources

Anki Study method Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it's a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn. Anyone who needs to remember things in their daily life can benefit from Anki.
Available for Android and iOS and mobile web. Cost: Free


BoardVitals BoardVitals offers board-style practice questions for more than 50 board exams and medical specialties. Study effectively with high-yield questions that are accompanied by detailed explanations and rationales for correct and incorrect answers.
Register for your student account while on campus: Account Registration
Available for Android and iOS and online. Cost: Free for OUWB users.


Essential Anatomy Essential Anatomy 5 contains 11 complete systems which can be accessed from the main screen. These include; Muscular, Skeletal, Connective Tissue, Venous, Arterial (Including the Heart), Nervous (Including the Brain), Respiratory, Digestive, Lymphatic, Urogenital, and Skin. Strip away multiple layers of muscle using the 'layering' tool. is a mobile Evidence Based Medicine tool.
Available for iOS. Cost: $14.99. Available on the Medical Library iPads for checkout.


e-Anatomy Interactive atlas of human anatomy. Explore over 6700 anatomic structures and more than 670 000 translated medical labels. Images in: CT, MRI, Radiographs, Anatomic diagrams and nuclear images.
Available online, Android and iOS. Cost: Free (in-app purchases)


Michigan SecondLook Series The SecondLookTM mobile applications are self-review tools. They provide a series of images with questions and answers for users to test their knowledge and skill level before taking tests and examinations. SecondLookTM apps cover Histology, Neuroanatomy, MSK Anatomy and more. Available on the Medical Library iPads for checkout.
Available for iOS and Android Cost: Free for lite version


Osmosis Osmosis uses proven learning science techniques like spaced repetition and testing effects to help you break out of the cram-and-forget learning cycles that are all-too-common in medical school. You can study anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, or sharpen your clinical reasoning skills.
Available for Android and iOS and mobile web. Cost: Free - ($9.99/month to unlock all content)


Prognosis Your Diagnosis Improve your ability to diagnose and immediately manage key clinical presentations associated with a disease, having access to relevant facts and succinct explanations behind the underlying diagnostic and management rationale.
Available for iOS and Android Cost: Free


Radiology 2.0 A night in the ER An interactive teaching guide to common emergency department pathology.
Available for iOS and Website option. Cost: Free


OUWB Medical Library, Oakland University | 100 Library Drive, Rochester, Michigan 48309 | (248) 370-3772
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Kresge Library Building: Open 10am - 6pm
OU ID needed midnight - 7am
Medical Library Office: Open 10am - 6pm

Hours | Location