Tools, plug-ins and integrations
Tools, plug-ins and integrations
These tools are created and maintained by the Hypothes.is community. Some are code experiments, some are full implementations being adopted by users every day. If you have a project or know of one that should be listed here, please let us know!
CMS and LMS plug-ins
WordPress – Hypothes.is Labs
Screencast: http://jonudell.net/h/wordpress-via-pdf.mp4 (illustrates PDF activation)
Description: Built by Jake Hartnell and Benjamin Young. Adds the Hypothes.is sidebar to your wordpress website. Converts links to PDFs in the Media folder to via.hypothes.is links.
WordPress Hypothes.is aggregator – Kris Shaffer
Description: A WordPress plugin that allows you to aggregate Hypothes.is annotations on a single page or post on your WordPress blog.
Canvas – Hypothes.is Labs
Description: This prototype enables teachers to create annotatable documents as “Assignments” within the LMS platform. More information here.
OJS Hypothes.is Plugin – Alec Smecher
Description: adds Hypothes.is integration to the public article view of Open Journal Systems, permitting annotation and commenting.
Omeka Annotator – Erin Bell
Description: A Hypothes.is text annotation plugin for Omeka.
DocDrop.org – Hypothesis Labs
Description: A place to upload PDFs and other documents for annotation using Hypothesis, as well as a Google Drive plugin for PDFs.
Drupal – Little Blue Labs
Description: This simple module embeds Hypothes.is into your Drupal site.
Archiving and downloading annotations
Annotation viewing and export – Hypothesis Labs
Description: View annotations by user, group, URL, or tag. Export results to HTML, CSV, text, or Markdown. More info here.
Hypothes.is collector – John Stewart
Description: Creates google sheets with annotations based on search queries.
Save and analyze H annotations – Roderic Page
Description: Places annotations on a Cloudant database for analysis.
Slack notifications – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Receive Slack notifications made by specific users, or groups, or on specific urls or tags.
Hypothes.is epub reader – Jake Hartnell
Description: A mashup of the open source Hypothesis and Epub.js projects.
Annotran: Annotate to translate – Martin Eve
Hypothesis Ruby Gem – Javier Arce
Description: Unofficial ruby gem for the Hypothesis API.
Pypothesis – Kris Shaffer
Description: Python scripts for interacting with the Hypothesis API.
Hypothesisr – Matthew Lincoln
Description: An R package that allows users to add, search for, and retrieve annotation data.
HypothesisPHP – Alec Smecher
Description: A simple PHP wrapper for the Hypothesis API.
Hypush – Tom Gillespie
Monitor the Hypothesis websocket in order to push realtime notifications to other channels.
Description: This tool finds RRIDs in articles, looks them up in the SciCrunch resolver and creates Hypothesis annotations that anchor to the RRIDs and display lookup results. More info here.
Extracting structured findings from scientific papers
Description: David Kennedy reviews the literature in his field and extracts findings, which are structured interpretations of statements in scientific papers. He’s using Hypothesis to create reports based on structured annotation. More here.
Hypothesis / Europe PubMed Central
Description: Bring annotations from two systems together in the context of a document.
Description: created by Amanda Visconti, Infinite Ulysses lets readers of James Joyce’s challenging novel Ulysses while annotating it with their questions and interpretations and perusing annotations from fellow readers.
Other ideas to try
Screen-reader-accessible annotation – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Use a hotkey to select an element, hear it spoken, and open the annotation editor. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Copy annotation to clipboard – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Copy the text of the annotation to the clipboard by clicking an icon. More info: email@example.com
Highlight groups with annotations – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Highlights the group name with a different color on the dropdown menu, when there are annotations on the group. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Group admin – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Enables a group of users who have given their H API keys to be subject to admin by an “admin user” who is the H user running the prototype extension. The admin user running can edit or delete annotations by subject users. More info: email@example.com
Controlled tagging – Hypothesis Labs
Description: Restrict tags to a controlled list.
Screencast: http://jonudell.net/h/controlled_tagging_v1.mp4 (manage the list in a Google doc, activate it on a per-Hypothesis-group basis)
Screencast: http://jonudell.net/h/controlled-tagging-with-scigraph-ontology.mp4 (source the list from an external ontology service)
Screencast: http://jonudell.net/h/annotation-applet_03.mp4 (embed a single-page app in the annotation body to enable full control of tag interaction and context)
More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Search / faceted navigation – Hypothesis Labs
Description: An early prototype of faceted navigation