Apache Annotator provides annotation enabling code for browsers, servers, and humans.

Usage no npm install needed!

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  import apacheAnnotator from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/apache-annotator';


Apache Annotator (incubating) Build Status

Apache Annotator (incubating) provides libraries to enable annotation related software, with an initial focus on identification of textual fragments in browser environments.

Installation, usage, API documentation

See documentation on the website: https://annotator.apache.org/docs/

Getting Involved

  • Join the mailing list. Send an email to dev-subscribe@apache-annotator.apache.org to subscribe.
  • Browse the issue tracker and file new issues if you encounter problems.
  • Read or contribute to the wiki.


This project is available as open source under the terms of the Apache 2.0 License. For accurate information, please check individual files.


Apache Annotator is currently undergoing incubation at The Apache Software Foundation.

See the accompanying DISCLAIMER file for details.