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About eSkeletons

Welcome to eSkeletons.org!

eSkeletons provides an interactive environment in which to examine and learn about skeletal anatomy. The purpose of this site is to enable you to view the bones of both human and non-human primates and to gather information about them from our osteology database. If you have any problems using this site or have any other questions, please feel free to contact us.

Tips for viewing the eSkeletons website:

  • Your screen resolution should be set to at least 800 x 600 pixels and color quality set at "highest." For best results, set the screen resolution to 1024 x 768 or greater.

  • eSkeletons is compatible with the following internet browsers: Firefox 2.0 or higher, Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher, and Safari. For the best viewing experience, we recommend using web standards compliant browsers.

  • Make sure JavaScript is enabled. You can check this setting in the Preferences dialog box under the Edit menu.

  • Some functions of eSkeletons require QuickTime 3.0 or higher.

General Information:

Funding for eSkeletons is provided by the College of Liberal Arts Instructional Technology Services at the University of Texas at Austin and the Division of Undergraduate Education of the National Science Foundation as part of the interagency Digital Libraries initiative sponsored by the federal government.

Images and content are created by faculty, staff, and students at the University of Texas. A list of materials referenced during the creation of the site is available in the Bibliography. All photographs, images and text are copyrighted by eSkeletons, John Kappelman, or the University of Texas at Austin, and licensed by Creative Commons. Reproduction or recreation is permitted under not for profit circumstances and enterprises with proper attribution to eSkeletons.org.