Building IIIF Capability into a Digital Asset Management System

David Larsen - Africa Media Online (South Africa)

Presentation type: Lightning talk


Over the past 18 months, Africa Media Online has been working hard to build IIIF capabilities into its MEMAT digital asset management system (, making IIIF available to many institutions and organisations in South Africa. This paper looks at what has been achieved up to now, its impact across a range of institutions and what we hope to accomplish next.


  • IIIF Implementation Spectrum: large-scale or small-scale projects,
  • Implementations of IIIF outside of North America/Europe