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 (https://africamediaonline.com/memat/), 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