Thursday, 9 August 2018

Vol. 11, no. 49

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board - Practice Notice: Determination of National Importance Pursuant to Paragraph 11(1)(b) Following the Federal Court of Canada Decision in Heffel Gallery Limited v. the Attorney General of Canada

Canadian Conservation Institute and ICCROM - Survey of Preventive Conservation Tool and Resource Users: Summary of Findings

British Columbia - Services Card Program Operational Records Classification System (for Comments)

British Columbia - Youth Justice, Forensic and Specialized Intervention Services Operational Records Classification System (for Comments)

UK National Archives - Statement of Public Task (Updated)

NARA - Compliance with Binding Compliance Directive 18-01 on Web and E-Mail Security 

De la communauté / From the community
IFLA - Background Paper on Extended Collective Licensing

Open Access in the European Research Area through Schorlarly Communication - White Papers

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine - Open Science by Design: Realizing a Vision for 21st Century Research

OECD - Blockchains Unchained: Blockchain Technology and its Use in the Public Sector

Article - Recordkeeping and Research Data Management: a Review of Perspectives

Paper - What is a Data Librarian?: A Content Analysis of Job Advertisements for Data Librarians in the United States Academic Libraries

Publications
Records Management Journal, vol. 28, no. 2 (2018)

Code4lib Journal, no. 41 (2018)

Journal of Documentation, vol. 74, no. 4 (2018)

Document numérique, vol. 20, no. 2-3 (2017)

Library Trends, vol. 66, no. 4 (2018)

Caribbean Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives Newsletter (2018)

Broadsheet: Magazine of the Scottish Council on Archives (Summer 2018)

Society of American Archivists - Business Archives Section Newsletter (2018)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 8, no. 8 (2018)

Pemberton Museum & Archives Society (British Columbia) Newsletter, no. 114 (2018)

Book - Records and Information Management (Second Edition)

Book - Copyright and Class Struggle: the Ownership of Ideas in the Social Media Age

Book - Sculpture and Film

Book - After the Map: Cartography, Navigation, and the Transformation of Territory in the Twentieth Century 

Book - Emerging Library Technologies: it's Not Just for Geeks 


Book - Historicising Heritage and Emotions: the Affective Histories of Blood, Stone and Land

Book - Where Duty Lies: a New Brunswick Soldier in the Trenches of World War I 

Livre - Le règlement général sur la protection des données: analyse approfondie

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Pathways: Following traces of Indigenous routes across Ontario
August 18 - October 28, 2018, Toronto

Ottawa Art Gallery - De-layering the City: Curator Tour with Jim Burant (worked at Library and Archives Canada from 1972 until 2011)
August 21, 2018, Ottawa

@Risk North 2: Digital Collections
November 9, 2018, Montreal

General Data Protection Regulation Challenges and a Driver of Change
August 30, 2018, London (UK)

Archives and Artificial Intelligence
September 4, 2018, Richmond (UK)

Works in Progress Webinar: the OCLC Research Library Partnership Special Collections and Archives Work Agenda
September 5, 2018

Beyond the Number: the Economic Data Ecosystem
November 7-9, 2018, St. Louis

Libraries, Archives, Museums and Digital Humanities
February 20-23, 2019, Albuquerque (New Mexico)

International Conference on Archives & Human Rights: : an Agenda to Strengthen Democracy (Proceedings Available)
March 14-16, 2018, Buenos Aires

Atrocity's Archives: the Role of Archives in Transitional Justice (Proceedings Available)
March 27, 2018, Oxford (UK)

Sur le web / On the web
Podcast - Nathan Sentance on Faulty Memories and Cultural Institutions

Recordkeeping Roundcasts Episode 2: Project Archangel and Distributed Ledger Experimentation

Textricator: a Tool for Extracting Text from Computer-Generated PDFs and Generating Structured Data (CSV or JSON)

Social Feed Manager: Define and Collect Datasets from Social Media Services (Version 2)

Présentations - Bibliothèques du 21e siècle, Wikipédia et post-vérité

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Five things you should be doing to prepare for Canada's new privacy rules

Privacy Commissioner of Canada launches investigation into Cadillac Fairview over use of facial recognition technology in malls

Canadian patients should have online access to their medical records, some doctors say

Library and Archives Canada - Database of 620,000 First World War personnel files completed to mark anniversary of Canada's 100 Days

Library of Archives Canada - The road to peace: Canada's Hundred Days

Library and Archives Canada - Lieutenant Jean Brillant, Corporal Herman James Good, Corporal Harry Garnet Bedford Miner

Library and Archives Canada - Victoria Cross Recipients Alexander Picton Brereton, Frederick George Coppins, John Bernard Croak, Raphael Louis Zengel

Canada Science and Technology Museum - Tiny vial holds last link to deadly outbreak

Visible Minority Librarians of Canada (ViMLoC) Network Mentorship Program: Call for Mentors and Mentees

Ontario Court of Appeal says doctor gross revenue information is not personal information

Alberta Privacy commissioner's investigation brings us face-to-face with our technology fears

Vintage tourism images offer glimpse into New Brunswick's past

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick - Embodying Anti-German Sentiment during the Great War: an Archival Moment

Nova Scotia - Report highlights risks with software used to operate freedom of information website

Archives of Manitoba - The view from London, August 1918

BAnQ - Marcel Chabrier (1891-1946) : hommage à un artiste apprécié et respecté

Redécouverte du plus ancien manuscrit jamais retrouvé de Samuel de Champlain

Homosexualité, une histoire vieille comme le monde : les archives gaies du Québec

Why Deaccessioning Is Never a Straight Story

National Unity through History: the Canadian Archives and the Development of a Unifying National Narrative

Retired archivist in legal battle with University of Saskatchewan

McGill University - Processing the archive of Casey Wood, McGill's Birdman

Indigenizing Cape Breton University

Exploring the smutty archives: University of Toronto's Sexual Representation Collection

University of British Columbia - Web Archiving

Reclaiming Shingwauk Hall Exhibition Opens at Algoma University

Mountain Legacy Project - Field Notes: Stepping Off the Beaten Path

Rare Canadian Artifacts from the Early Web

History is Always about Context (or why a history degree equips you to understand the context of a tweet)

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Happy Sisters' Day

Toronto Public Library - Introducing the Sarah Hall Archives

Toronto Public Library - Remembering the 1918 Anti-Greek Riot: August 2-5: Snapshots in History

Return to Analog: Film photography is making a comeback in Toronto

La Société d'histoire de la Haute-Gaspésie s'enrichit de précieux documents sonores et visuels

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - Introduction to the Hundred Days Offensive

South Peace Regional Archives - The Battle of Amiens


Big disappointment as Saskatchewan village digs up 50-year-old time capsule

Finding Freddy Lee: search continues for Chinese-Canadian WW1 veteran from Kamloops

A century after they died, how four soldiers' remains were identified

You just lived for the moment: meet one of the last surviving female pilots who served in Second World War

Soldiers' relatives mark centenary of first world war's forgotten battle

L'art de José Manuel Fors

Afrique / Africa
Algérie - Centre des Archives nationales: une exposition sur l'offensive du nord constantinois

Namibia - Securing well-equipped librarians, archivists a challenge to accessible information

How digitisation helps preserve Tanzania's rich heritage

Amériques / Americas
E-Mail Preservation Bill Clears House

Historians call on Congress to monitor record keeping related to immigration

National Archives rejects Democrats' request on Kavanaugh records

Did the National Archives throw a wrench into McConnell's confirmation plan for Brett Kavanaugh?

NARA - Learn about Using Freedom of Information Act to Access Immigration Records

The National Archives Hosts Industry Day Focused on Electronic Messages: the Next Phase of the Federal Electronic Records Modernization Initiative (FERMI)

Law Library of Congress and Peace Palace Library of the Hague Agree to Form Information-Sharing Relationship

Library of Congress - More Web Archives, Less Process

Library of Congress - Inquiring Minds: Bringing the Music Back to Silent Films

Library of Congress - The Secret Maps of World War II Admiral Morton L. Deyo

Library of Congress - My Job at the Library: Helping Researchers Uncover New Narratives in Manuscripts

Smithsonian Institution - Slide Digitization Goes Stereo

The CIA's dogs of war: after nearly 70 years, the Agency has declassified its OSS-era records on a program to train military dogs in China

New Tet Offensive Documents? Not So Much.

Pentagon puts new restrictions on U.S. troops using fitness trackers while deployed

Society of American Archivists - What about Invisible Labor?

Risks of Long-term Digital Government Records Access is Focus of New Preservica-Council of State Archivists Collaboration

State Archives of North Carolina - Archival University Records

The Birth of Hawaii's Native-Language Newspaper Archive

Washington State University  - Introduction to a Find Loop in Bash

University of California, Riverside - Historian's Database Offers New View of Colonial California

University of Michigan gets Jonathan Demme's archive

Pennsylvania State University brings Philadelphia's rare manuscripts to the world

University of North Carolina - Meet your Archives Month Chair: Colin Reeve

Rice University - An Online Archive will Preserve Digital Artifacts of the Storm and Help Texas Heal

Historic Photographs Donated to Tuskegee University

75 Global Rave Flyers from the Largest Flyer Archive in the World

The Principles of Recordkeeping Primer: Accountability

Repository Spotlight: National Association of Realtors Library & Archives: at Home with History

Museum at Bethel Woods Launches Online Woodstock Archive

South Asian American Digital Archive - Against Precarity: Towards a Community-Based Notion of Fiscal Sustainability

Sustainability at Interference Archive

Public gets digital access to Little Bighorn Battlefield collections 


Historians Just Don't Get Archivists. Here's Why.


They wanted to jail us all: Black Panthers photographer Neil Kenlock looks back

Fourteen Black Photographers Vogue Ignored over the Last 126 Years

Tears of America: the Riots of 1968

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
New South Wales (Australia) Government launch archive audit after confidential medical records found in abandoned building

New Zealand - Nga Taonga Sound and Vision's Archives Create a Glimpse into Filmmaker's Life

Deliberately' obscure government file names leave Japan's National Archives at a loss

Papua New Guinea - Lae archive building slowly rotting away

National Digital Library of India to Collaborate with Top Digital Libraries of World

Opinion: the need for digitizing land records in India

India - Out of National Register of Citizens, but clearing cobwebs of ancestry in Kolkata's archives

India - Historical survey identifies thousands of manuscripts in Wayanad

Europe / Europa
Recognition and Enrichment of Archival Documents - Reading admiral de Ruyter's journal: using existing transcripts to train Automated Text Recognition

Poland Obtains Archive of Diplomats' Efforts to Rescue Jews

Center for preservation of Serbian language, culture opens

Greece - On Athos was found an ancient Cossack manuscript

Pope Leo XIII Opens the Vatican Secret Archives

Using artificial intelligence, researchers are teaching a computer to read the Vatican's secret archives

Libre accès aux travaux scientifiques : la Suisse numéro un


UK Parliamentary Archives - New Plays, New Players: the End of Theatre Censorship in the UK

UK National Archives - Testing new digitisation on demand tools

UK National Archives - Archives Revealed awards first Scoping Grants

UK National Archives - The Battle of Amiens: the groundwork for victory

UK National Archives - The Battle of Amiens: the beginning of the end

Saint Etienne, Studs Terkel and a silent disco at the British Library: the second Season of Sound offers a feast for the senses

British Library - Building collections on Gender Equality at the UK Web Archive

British Library - Work Experience at the UK Web Archive

British Library - Digitisation of the Barbados Mercury Gazette


Digital Preservation at Oxford and Cambridge - How I got JHOVE running in a debugger

Monty Python sketches found in Michael Palin's archives

Treasure trove of forgotten archive uncovered

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
The InterPARES Trust European in Israel

Tapping Blockchain Technology, Iran National Library Archives to Go Online

Saudi Arabia - Rare Qur'an manuscripts a major attraction in Madinah

Egypt retrieves ancient Islamic manuscript


International
International Tracing Service - Her Grandfather's Watch

Intelligent Records Management Requires a New Way of Thinking

Metadata Best Practices

Artificial intelligence spots 40,000 prominent scientists overlooked by Wikipedia

P is for Polaroid. L is for Lost.

The Deaccessioning Debate in Museums

Acknowledging the Intellectual Labor of Curators in a Museum

The History of Kobo and how they changed the e-reader market