The IIIF Consortium is pleased to announce the release of version 3.0 of
the Image and Presentation APIs. Among the many improvements in this major
update, version 3.0 enables support of audio and visual materials playback
and annotation, giving adopters the ability to work with time-based media
in addition to static resources.
You can view the specifications on our site:
Image API 3.0 <https://iiif.io/api/image/3.0/> (see what’s new in the
Presentation API 3.0 <https://iiif.io/api/presentation/3.0/> (see what’s
new in the change-log <https://iiif.io/api/presentation/3.0/change-log/>)
Many thanks to the Editorial Committee <https://iiif.io/community/editors/>,
staff at IIIF Consortium <https://iiif.io/community/consortium/> member
institutions, and the community at large for suggesting improvements along
the way to this critical milestone. Additional thanks to those who served
on the Technical Review Committee <https://iiif.io/community/trc/> on
behalf of Consortium member institutions to formalize the specification
For those unfamiliar, IIIF is an open, community-driven software system for
delivering high quality, attributed digital objects (such as images and A/V
files) online at large scale, and is used by hundreds of universities,
museums, libraries, and others around the world. Learn more about IIIF on
our site <https://iiif.io/community/faq/#what-is-iiif>.
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International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF)
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