Thursday, 17 August 2017

Vol. 10, no. 51

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada - Digital Asset Management System Tender Notice

U.S. Council of State Archivists - Digital Best Practices Series: Digitization Projects

NARA - Guidance on Senior Agency Officials for Records Management (for Comments)

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report and Disposal Schedule Amendments: Ministry for Primary Industries (for Comments) 

State Archives and Records of New South Wales (Australia) - Simplify, Streamline, and Consolidate: the OneTRIM for OneFACS Case Study

De la communauté / From the community
University of Alberta - Environmental Scan of Digital Archiving Activity

Canadian Federation of Library Associations - Submission to 2018 Pre-Budget Consultations

Portage Data Discovery Expert Group - Collections Development Working Group: Phase One Report

The Collection Management System Collection: Crowd-sourced List of Digital Repository Options

De-Centering and Recentering Digital Scholarship: a Manifesto

Getty Institute - Epidemiology: Basic Ideas Applied to Museum Collections

Ithaka S+R - Red Light, Green Light: Aligning the Library to Support Licensing

Publications
Archival Science, vol. 17, no. 3 (September 2017)

South African Journal of Libraries and Information Science, vol. 83, no. 1 (2017)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 36, no. 4 (2017)

Burlington Historical Society Gazette (Ontario), vol. 13, no. 6 (2017)

ISO 28500:2017 - Information and Documentation - WARC File Format

Book - Sustainable Audiovisual Collections through Collaboration: Proceedings of the 2016 Joint Technical Symposium

Book - Putting Descriptive Standards to Work

Book - The Family Tree Cemetery Field Guide: how to Find, Record, and Preserve your Ancestor's Grave

Book - Bibliomysteries: Stories of Crime in the World of Books and Bookstores

Book - Social Trauma and Telecinematic Memory: Imagining the Turkish Nation since the 1980 Coup

Book - Beyond Snowden: Privacy, Mass Surveillance, and the Struggle to Reform the National Security Agency

Book - The Museum Educator's Manual: Educators Share Successful Techniques (Second Edition)

Book - The Destruction of Cultural Property as a Weapon of War: ISIS in Syria and Iraq

Book - Zotero: a Guide for Librarians, Researchers, and Educators (Second Edition)

Livre - Retrouver un ancêtre franc-maçon

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Webinar - Complying with Canada's Upcoming Breach Notification Requirements
August 29, 2017

The Hearts and Minds of Data Science
September 21, 2017, Toronto

Windsor Music Archive Presents: Reunions
September 29-30, 2017, Windsor

2017 Association Heritage New Brunswick Conference
November 1-3, 2017, Edmundston

Is it Time to Free the Apartheid Archives?
August 24, 2017, Johannesburg (South Africa)

A Linked Data Workflow with OpenRefine
August 28, 2017, New York

Webcast - Evidence-Based Acquisition: Leveraging Both Usage Data and Librarian Expertise
August 29, 2017

Webinar - Documents that Changed the Way we Live
September 7, 2017

Faceted Classification Today: Theory, Technology and End Users
September 14-15, 2017, London (UK)

International Digital Preservation Day
November 30, 2017

Webinar - Association of Research Libraries: Campus-wide Entrepreneurship (Video Available)
August 9, 2017

IFLA - Digital Humanities Satellite Meeting (Presentations Available)
August 15-17, 2017, Berlin

Sur le web / On the web
Vidéo de Wikimedia Foundation - Frédéric Giuliano & Hélène Laverdure, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec 

Podcast - The EMI Music Canada Archive: 1990's (with Archivist Robb Gilberts, University of Calgary)

Digital Public Library of America - Open-Source Spark OAI Harvester

Jisc - Digital Archival Collections Survey

National Digital Stewardship Alliance - Survey on Fixity Practices

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Canada Can Stand its Ground on Copyright in NAFTA Renegotiations

Memo raises doubts about who was architect of residential schools

Library and Archives Canada - The Canadian Corps and the Battle of Hill 70

Library and Archives Canada - Private Michael James O’Rourke, VC

Library and Archives Canada - Private Harry W. Brown, VC

Nova Scotia Archives - George Creed: Mi'kmaq Petroglyphs

Archives of Manitoba - Closer to the action: Lt.-Col. R. M. Dennistoun, Deputy Judge Advocate General in France

Québec - Le politique se mêle des demandes d'accès à l'information

50e anniversaire de l’adoption de la loi instituant la Bibliothèque nationale du Québec

BAnQ Gaspé est temporairement fermé

BAnQ - Paul Provencher : ingénieur forestier, explorateur, auteur et photographe

BAnQ - La naissance de la première Armée des États-Unis

Wikipédia engagée dans la pérennité des cultures autochtones

Wikipédia et les bibliothèques, main dans la main

Access Copyright Seeks ~$550,000 in Costs from York University for Phase I of Federal Court Litigation

Université de Montréal - Un projet de mise à jour de la terminologie de base en sciences de l'information

Archives de Montréal - Les archives inédites de Monsieur Montréal, le maire Camillien Houde (1889-1958)

Archive au quotidien : Cité Mémoire, une expérience Montréalaise

Muslim women archive their lives at the Gardiner Museum (Toronto)

These fascinating photos show how Toronto celebrated Canada's Centennial

City of Vancouver Archives - Vancouver's unbuilt leisure palace

Master Chef and the 1978 Vancouver Heritage Advisory Committee photos

Historic photo exhibit on display in Charlottetown (Prince Edward Island) window

How more than 100 years of nursing records left a Prince Albert (Saskatchewan) museum

Got old photos? Public invited to help create historical digital archive of Windsor-Essex

Lacombe (Alberta) Memory Project looks to captures images of the community

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - Lost & Found

Lambton (Ontario) - Local Genealogical Society hunting for Petrolia high school yearbooks

Museum Musings: Whistler Question (B.C.) archive photos spur new exhibit

Guardian's archives plays key role in new history book on Prince Edward Island

He should be as well known as Schindler: documents reveal Canadian citizen Julius Kuhl as Holocaust hero

Mom never threw out her wartime love letters, but it was time to pull them out and reread them one last time

Vancouver man looks to memory of First World War hero grandfather to find peace with self

Les archives d'André Dédé Fortin pourraient être léguées

Monks resurrect lost Oka melons (with the archives of a seed bank)

Archival Description? Leave it to Watson

Transkribus crosses the Atlantic: report from DH 2017 in Montreal

Afrique / Africa
Mali - Sauvegarde et valorisation des manuscrits : le combat sans relâche de l'Ong Savama

South Africa - Declassified: Apartheid profits: the tap root of the National Party

Amériques / Americas
National Library of Jamaica to collaborate with Black Cultural Archives in UK

Federal judge orders State Department to search its archives for Clinton emails referencing Benghazi

Why Government Needs Better Records Management

Information Security Oversight Office chief: Reforming American infrastructure includes the federal classification system

National Security Archives - The Fifty-Year Rule: Its Use and Misuse

Library of Congress - 65th Anniversary of the First Copyrighted Choreography, Although Not Copyrighted As Choreography

Declassified photos show workers preparing the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs

Found: Oldest Known Photo of a U.S. President (Socks and All)

University of Wisconsin - Thousands of Ship Documents Archived, Available for Public Research

University of Southern California - From paparazzi shots to fan mags, film-industry archive provides glittering glimpses of Hollywood history

University of Michigan - Personal Digital Archiving Guide Part 2: Media Types and File Formats

Society of American Archivists Council Statement on White Supremacists' Actions in Charlottesville, Virginia

Campus Reform: Society of American Archivists lose track of own emails, blame media outlet

Hidden No More: Computer History Museum Archives Processing Project Wraps Up

How Web Archives Teach Us that Data Doesn't Exist in a Vacuum

Step Back in Time with a Tour of Cracker Barrel's Décor Warehouse

Meet the Archive: Rosa Gaiarsa, University of California Television and Film Arhcives' Head of Collections

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Digital transformation in New South Wales (Australia) Government: recordkeeping opportunities and risks

The State Library of New South Wales, in partnership with the National Library of Australia, has been working to digitise its newspaper collections with Sydney’s Daily Telegraph (1883-1923)

New Zealand - Our healthcare records outlive us : it's time to decide what happens to the data once we're gone

Korea - National Archives Receives 6,000 Records of Colonial Forced Labor by Japan

Singapore - Confessions of a film archivist

Sri Lanka - Ayurveda treatments manuscripts in layman's language soon

National Archives of India set to get a digital makeover of its vast repository 

India - Rare photos of Jawaharlal Nehru from the archives of photojournalist Kulwant Roy

India - We don't know how to use our archives

How technology and social media help trace Partition memories

Europe / Europa
Norway - Record-sized data centre planned inside Arctic Circle

Transkribus on TV! National Archives of Finland filmed for national news programme

This Enormous 100-Year-Old Map of Rome is Still the City's Best

Leonardo da Vinci's Visionary Notebooks Now Online: Browse 570 Digitized Pages

Decolonizing the history of the Netherlands

Czech National Film Archive Announce First Results on Laterna Magika Multimedia Research Project 

Bibliothèque royale de Belgique - Nouveau Système de gestion de Bibliothèque

National Archives of Ireland - Chief Secretary's Office 1818-1830 now available

Scottish ministers refuse to release Prince Charles lobbying letters

UK - The National Archives commits to apprenticeships as part of plan to ramp up digital headcount

UK National Archives - Joint project with United Arab Emirates to create new website

UK National Archives - Dunkirk on film and in print

UK National Archives - August 14 1967, midnight: showdown for the pop pirates

British Library - A plan for a new Westminster Bridge (1736): report from the conservation studio

Oxford University - Validating half a million TIFF files: Part Two

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Waqf: Israeli forces did not steal historical documents and materials from Al-Aqsa

Editorial - Update Israel's Archive Law

Hebrew University's Center for Jewish Art - 260,000 digitized images of Jewish art and artifacts now online

Iranian Azerbaijan in the Former Soviet Archives

Iraq - Citizen returns safekept, priceless manuscripts to Mosul university

Kuwaiti artistic archive rich in works of late celebrities

International
The worldwide standard for electronic documents is evolving

International Tracing Service - Funds Granted for the Preservation of Historical Maps

Almost half of recent research papers now open access

What Happened to Google's Effort to Scan Millions of University Library Books?

I Bought a Book About the Internet from 1994 and None of the Links Worked