Join the Consortium

Support the development of community-driven APIs and shared technologies providing rich access to digitized image, audio, and video resources.

Request to join

The IIIF Consortium now comprises 60 leading institutions from around the world, all committing to support the growth and adoption of IIIF.

Membership benefits

Becoming a member of the Consortium allows you to shape the IIIF agenda and drive the development roadmap for an open, international standard alongside a community of forward-thinking global technology leaders. Additionally, membership funds IIIF’s supporting staff, who steward strategy, training, communications, infrastructure, outreach, growth, community-building, and adoption. Membership includes a number of other benefits dependent on the the level of contribution you choose. Question about membership? Email us at staff@iiif.io.

Membership levels

Full membership - $10,000 annual sustaining contribution

Benefits for full members include:

  • Dedicated basic assistance and discounted consulting rates for more extensive needs
  • Discounted custom training opportunities for staff professional development
  • Insitution-wide discounts on general training and workshops
  • Institution-wide discounts for Annual Conference registration
  • Guaranteed representation on the Technical Review Committee, which guides development of the IIIF specifications and approves all updates and additions to the APIs
  • Eligibility to serve on the Executive Committee and Operating Committee, which govern the consortium
  • Voting rights in annual Executive Committee elections
  • Priority attendance at conferences, meetings and other events
  • Priority technical advice

Associate membership - $2,500 annual sustaining contribution

Benefits for associate members include:

  • Institution-wide discounts on training and workshops
  • Institution-wide discounts for Annual Conference registration
  • Eligibility to serve on the Technical Review Committee, which guides development of the IIIF specifications and approves all updates and additions to the APIs
  • Priority attendance at conferences, meetings and other events

Conditions of membership:

  • Only full members are eligible for voting rights on the Executive Committee
  • A limit of three seats on the Executive Committee may be held by commercial organizations. Non-commercial organizations include libraries, museums, and archives - individuals who work for commercial organizations are welcome and encouraged to serve in community groups and committees

Join

To join the consortium, please email staff@iiif.io with your intent to join or fill out the form below, and we will begin the membership process.