In the last session we looked at downloading annotations so they could be linked to a manifest. In this session we are going to look at adding a Search service to the manifest so that the annotations you created can be searched using a IIIF Viewer. The procedure to achieve this is:
- Find the SAS IIIF Search URL
- Add a link to the Search service in your manifest
- Test with a IIIF Viewer
Step 1: Find the IIIF Search URL
If you navigate to your collections page either by clicking on the Home link or by navigating to:
On the collections page click "Browse Annotations":
and then you will be taken to the Manifest page. Now select the Configure IIIF Search link highlighted below.
The IIIF search page gives details on how to add a link to the search service. Copy the URL circled in Red in the image below:
Step 2: Link Manifest to Search Service
Now open up your Manifest in VS Code and it should look like this:
Now add the following JSON to the manifest after the
Now replace the SEARCH_ID with the URL you copied earlier. In my example it would look like:
Step 3: Test with a IIIF Viewer
Test your manifest with the Universal Viewer to see if has worked.