Talks and Videos

Watch talks from conferences and other events to learn more about IIIF directly from the community. You can take a deeper dive on our YouTube channel.

Intro videos

A useful place to start if you’re just getting familiar with IIIF.

Introduction to IIIF

A non-technical introduction to how IIIF solves several common problems in delivering and viewing visual and audio materials on the web, featuring many examples of how it is used in production.

Introduction to the IIIF community

An overview of the the groups within the IIIF Community and how they function, as well as the IIIF Consortium.

Benefits of institutional adoption

David Haskiya (Europeana), Matthieu Bonicel (Bibliothèque nationale de France), and Emmanuelle Delmas-Glass (Yale Center for British Art) discuss why they adopted IIIF at their respective institutions.

Teaching with IIIF

  • Mario Einaudi, Digital Repository Manager at the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, discusses how educators at the Huntington use IIIF resources to teach with maps and photographs from their collections.
  • Laura Morreale, independent scholar and instructor, shares how she creates engaging learning activities using FromThePage to collaboratively transcribe IIIF-compliant manuscript images with students.
  • Sara and Ben Brumfield, developers of FromThePage, discuss trends they have seen in transcription projects in the classroom.

Rashmi Singhal shares Harvard University’s use of IIIF in teaching and research–including how they improve image accessibility with annotations.


2021 Fall Working Meeting

2021 Annual Conference

Online Workshop lessons

Community calls

IIIF Services & Tools Webinar (from the Toward a National Collection Project)

Showcasing the Practical Use of IIIF Webinar (from the Toward a National Collection Project)