Online Learning Center (www.mhhe.com/shier)
The OLC offers an extensive array of learning and teaching tools. The site
includes quizzes for each chapter, links to websites related to each chapter,
supplemental reading lists, clinical applications, interactive activities, art
labeling exercises, and case studies. Students can click on a diagram of the
human body and get case studies related to the regions they select. Instructor
resources at the site include lecture outlines, supplemental reading lists,
technology resources, clinical applications, and case studies.
Essential Study Partner
The ESP contains 120 animations and more than 800 learning activities to help
your students grasp complex concepts. Interactive diagrams and quizzes will
make learning stimulating and fun for your students. The Essential Study Partner
can be accessed via the Online Learning Center.
BioCourse.com delivers rich, interactive content to fortify the learning, animations,
images, case studies and video presentations.
Discussion boards and laboratory exercises foster collaboration and provide
infinite learning and teaching opportunities.
BioCourse.com contains these specific areas:
The Faculty Club gives new and experienced instructors access
to a variety of resources to help increase their effectiveness in lecture, discover
groups of instructors with similar interests, and find information on teaching
techniques and pedagogy. A comprehensive search feature allows instructors to
search for information using a variety of criteria.
The Student Center allows students the opportunity to search
BioCourse for information specific to the course area they are studying, or
by using specific topics or keywords. Information is also available for many
aspects of student life including tips for studying and test taking, surviving
the first year of college, and job and internship searches.
BioLabs Laboratory instructors often face a special set of challenges.
BioLabs helps address those challenges by providing laboratory instructors and
coordinators with a source for basic information on suppliers, best practices,
professional organizations and lab exchanges.
Briefing Room is where to go for current news in the life sciences.
News feeds from the New York Times, links to prominent journals, commentaries
from popular McGraw-Hill authors, and XanEdu journal search service are just
a few of the resources you will find here.
The Quad utilizes a powerful indexing and searching tool to provide
the user with a guided review of specific course content. Information is available
from a variety of McGraw-Hill sources including textbook material, Essential
Study Partner modules, Online Learning Centers, and images from Visual Resource
R&D Center is the opportunity to see what new textbooks,
animations, and simulations we're working on and to send us your feedback. You
can also learn about other opportunities to review as well as submit ideas for
The Laboratory Manual for Hole's Human Anatomy & Physiology,
0-07-027247-6, by Terry R. Martin is designed to accompany the ninth edition
of Hole's Human Anatomy and Physiology.
Student Study Guide, 007-027248-4, by Nancy A. Sickels Corbett
contains chapter overviews, chapter objectives, focus questions, mastery tests,
study activities, and mastery test answers.
TheInstructor's Manual, 007-027249-2, by Michael F. Peters includes
supplemental topics and demonstration ideas for your lectures, suggested readings,
critical thinking questions, and teaching strategies. The Instructor's Manual
is available through the Instructor Resources of the Online Learning Center.
MicrotestTest Item File, 0-07-027252-2, is a computerized
test generator free upon request to qualified adopters. A test bank of questions
contains matching, true/false, and essay questions. The test generator contains
the complete test item file on CD-ROM.
McGraw-Hill provides 950 Overhead Transparencies, 0-07-027253-0,
including fully labeled and unlabeled duplicates of many of them for testing
purposes or custom labeling, and some of the tables.
The Visual Resource Library, 0-07-027254-9, is a CD-ROM
that contains labeled and unlabeled versions of all line art in the book. You
can quickly preview images and incorporate them into PowerPoint or other presentation
programs to create your own multimedia presentations. You can also remove and
replace labels to suit your own preferences in terminology or level of detail.
PageOut is McGraw-Hill's exclusive tool for creating your own
website for your A & P course. It requires no knowledge of coding. Simply
type your course information into the templates provided. PageOut is hosted
Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Manual-Fetal Pig, 0-07-231199-1,
by Terry R. Martin, Kishwaukee College, provides excellent full-color photos
of the dissected fetal pig with corresponding labeled art. It includes World
Wide Web activities for many chapters.
Web-Based Cat Dissection Review for Human Anatomy and Physiology,
0-07-232157-1, by John Waters, Pennsylvania State University. This online multimedia
program contains vivid, high-quality labeled cat dissection photographs. The
program helps students easily identify and review the corresponding structures
and functions between the cat and the human body.
Dynamic HumanVersion 2.0, 0-07-235476-3. This
set of two interactive CD-ROMs cover each body system and demonstrates clinical
concepts, histology, and physiology with animated three-dimensional and other
Interactive Histology CD-ROM, 0-07-237308-3, by Bruce Wingerd
and Paul Paolini, San Diego State University. This CD containing 135 full-color,
high-resolution LM images and 35 SEM images of selected tissue sections typically
studied in A&P. Each image has labels that can be clicked on or off, has
full explanatory legends, offers views at two magnifications, and has links
to study questions. The CD also has a glossary with pronunciation guides.
Life Science Animation CD-ROM, 0-07-234296-X, contains 125 animations
of major biological concepts and processes such as the sliding filament mechanism,
active transport, genetic transcription and translation, and other topics that
may be difficult for students to visualize.
Life Science Animations 3D Videotape, 0-07-290652-9, contains
42 key biological processes that are narrated and animated in vibrant full color
with dynamic three-dimensional graphics.
Life Science Animations (LSA) videotape series contains 53 animations
on five VHS videocassettes; Chemistry, The Cell, and Energetics, 0-697-25068-7;
Cell Division, Heredity, Genetics, Reproduction, and Development, 0-697-25069-5;
Animal Biology No. 1, 0-697-25070-9; Animal Biology No. 2, 0-697-25071-7; and
Plant Biology, Evolution, and Ecology, 0-697-26600-1. Another available videotape
is Physiological Concepts of Life Science, 0-697-21512-1.
Atlas to Human Anatomy, 0-697-38793-3, by Dennis Strete, McLennan
Community College and Christopher H. Creek, takes a systems approach with references
to regional anatomy, thereby making it a great complement to your regular course
structure, as well as to your laboratory.
Atlas of the Skeletal Muscles, third edition, 0-07-290332-5,
by Robert and Judith Stone, Suffolk County Community College, is a guide to
the structure and function of human skeletal muscles. The illustrations help
students locate muscles and understand their actions.
Laboratory Atlas of Anatomy and Physiology, third edition, 0-07-290755-X, by Eder et al., is a full-color atlas containing histology, human skeletal
anatomy, human muscular anatomy, dissections, and reference tables.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Study Cards, 0-07-290818-1, by Kent
Van De Graaff, R. Ward Rhees, and Christopher Creek, is a set of 300 3" x 5"
cards with terminology, pronunciation guides, word origins, diagrams, and concise
descriptions of anatomical and physiological concepts.
Coloring Guide to Anatomy and Physiology, 0-697-17109-4, by Robert
and Judith Stone, Suffolk County Community College, emphasizes learning through
the process of color association. The Coloring Guide provides a thorough
review of anatomical and physiological concepts.