Thursday, 12 October 2017

Vol. 11, no. 6

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Supreme Court of Canada - Canada v. Fontaine (Destruction of Residential School Records)

Bibliothèque nationale de France - Collectes électorales 2017 : bilan

UK National Archives - Graphic eBook: Dissolution of the Monasteries

NARA - Strategy for Preserving Digital Archival Materials

Government of Western Australia - State Records Commission Annual Report 2016-2017

De la communauté / From the community
ARMA International Eductional Foundation - Requirements for Personal Information Protection

Building Audio, Video, and Data-Rescue Kits

National Information Standards Organization - Standards Tag Suite 

Article - A Call for Experimentation in Archiving

Paper - Metadata and Power: Toward Relational Agency in Archival Description

Publications
Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, vol. 46, no. 3, 2017 (Special Issue on: Preserving Fake News) 

Cap-aux-Diamants : la revue d'histoire du Québec, no 130, 2017 (numéro spécial : archives en fête)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 7, no. 9 (2017)

Actualités du patrimoine autobiographique (Belgique), no. 7 (2017) 

Ph. D. Thesis (University of West England) - The Development of Methods for the Reproduction in Continuous Tone of Digitally Printed Colour Artworks

Book - The Greatest Films Never Seen: the Film Archive and the Copyright Smokescreen

Book - These Ghostly Archives: the Unearthing of Sylvia Plath

Book - Tracing your Ancestors through the Equity Courts: a Guide for Family and Local Historians

Book - Cybercrime and Digital Forensics: an Introduction (Second Edition)

Book - Social Justice and Library Work: a Guide to Theory and Practice

Book - Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom: a Practical Introduction for Teachers, Lecturers, and Students 

Book - Nigel Henderson's Streets: Photographs of London's East End 1949-1953

Book - Imagine Japan: Earliest Photographs from the Aimé Humbert Collection (1863-1864) 

Book - Publishers, Readers and the Great War: Literature and Memory since 1918 

Book - Copyright User Rights: Contracts and the Erosion of Property

Book - The Disobedient Museum: Writing at the Edge

Livre - L'invention de la mémoire : écrire, enregistrer, numériser

Livre - Décès, disparitions et successions en généalogie (deuxième édition)

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
A Store Older than Ottawa
October 16, 2017, Ottawa

De la diffusion à l'exploitation… quand les archives sortent de leur réserve
26 octobre 2017, Québec

Library and Archives Canada - Signatures Series: Interview with the Right Honourable Kim Campbell
November 8, 2017, Vancouver

Information Governance Primer: the Business Strategy Perspective
November 16, 2017, Winnipeg

ACA@UBC 10th Annual Symposium
February 15-16, 2017, Vancouver

Webinar - The Future of Open Government Data in Mexico 
October 18, 2017

Safeguarding and Promoting the Audiovisual Treasures of UNESCO
October 27, 2017, Paris

The Data Dilemma: a Risk or an Asset?
November 10, 2017, Zagreb (Croatia)

Designing the Future Landscape: Digital Architecture, Design and Engineering Assets
November 16, 2017, Washington D.C.

Business Archives Council 2017 Conference
November 21, 2017, London (UK)

Trust in the Digital Transition
November 29, 2017, Brussels

Digital Preservation in the West of Scotland
November 30, 2017, Glasgow

Curating Resistance: Punk as Archival Method
February 9-10, 2018, Los Angeles

2018 International Federation of Film Archives Symposium
April 23-24, 2018, Prague

Congrès 2017 de l'Association des archivistes du Québec (actes disponibles)
31 mai au 2 juin 2017, Montréal

Sur le web / On the web
Video - Former Prime Minister Paul Martin in Conversation with the Librarian and Archivist of Canada

Virtual Exhibit - Dominion of the North: Literary and Print Culture in Canada

University of Toronto and McMaster University Virtual Exhibit - Cosmopolitanism in the Archive

Virtual Exhibit - Wilfrid Laurier, a Man of Courage, a First Great Canadian

Digital Public Library of America - Exchange: Library-Centered Ebook Marketplace

Vidéos - Les archives... toute une histoire

Slidecast - Decolonizing Description: Changing Metadata in Response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Slidecast - Reaching the World with Open Cultural Heritage

Slidecast - Europeana and you

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Supreme Court order to destroy residential school accounts a win for abusers: National Center for Truth and Reconciliation director

Truth-telling helped us, and it's helping Canada, says residential school survivor's daughter

Opinion - Destroying personal accounts of residential schools would just compound the tragedy

Companies should report more detail in breach reports: Federal privacy czar

Progress on open government is not guaranteed

The Canadian Historical Association expresses its concerns with the Access to Information amendments

National Heritage Digitization Strategy - A fall update from the Steering Committee

Library and Archives Canada - O Canada! A bilingual history

Library and Archives Canada - Guest curator: Carole Gerson

Canada 150: New paradigm for LAC-BAC

Legal files of 5 retired MPs disappear from federal mailroom

Under Rachel Notley, Alberta government improves access to information, but keeps it secret

Provincial Archives of Alberta - New Fonds: Normand Fontaine

Former Saskatchewan government official says he was told to use private email for sensitive topics

Nova Scotia - Archival photos valuable piece of history

The Royal Ontario Museum Launches Digital Collection Online

Crown owns copyright in survey plans registered in the Ontario land registry system

Archives of Manitoba - Thanksgiving 1917: a harvest of plenty in Benito, Manitoba

Baffin Inuit pledge $5 million toward Nunavut heritage centre

BAnQ - Les origines de la présence acadienne à Montréal

Jamaica's first lady tours McMaster University Library's Miss Lou Archives

Blockchain @UBC - Beyond Bitcoin: the power struggle over trust-based technology

Canadian Mennonite University - Partnership to Help Preserve Mennonite Archives and Artifacts

Conrad Grebel University College - Exhibit provides the Mennonite take on the War to End all Wars

York University - World Ballet Day : Behind-the-scenes photographs of the National Ballet of Canada

University of Calgary - Preserving Canada's Largest Music Archives

Dalhousie University - MLIS Students Present their Research at Right to Know Symposium

Le dépôt institutionnel en libre accès de l'UQAM a connu la plus forte croissance au Québec depuis 2014

Simon Fraser University Becomes 124th Member of Association of Research Libraries

Toronto - Iron Mountain and CyArk Join Forces to Digitally Preserve Fort York for Generations to Come 

Seven fascinating photos that reveal what it was like to live in Toronto's suburbs before the 1980s

Bob Dylan, Frank Sinatra and the amazing archives of Vancouver's Hugh Pickett

Mystery surrounds unmarked graves near Moncton museum

Centre du patrimoine de Saint-Boniface - La corruption : un fléau qui ne date pas d’hier

Simcoe County Archives (Ontario) offers glimpse into area, world history

Richmond Archives (B.C.) launches local landmark, street name database

Medicine Hat (Alberta) - Eye on the Esplanade: Venture through the Esplanade's Archives Reading Room door

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - The South Peace Goes to War

South Peace Historical Society (B.C.) welcomes new archivist

Yarmouth (Nova Scotia) museum looking for votes to win Aviva funding to preserve newspapers

Des Québécois aux Archives municipales de Montpellier (France)

#Canada150 / #Colonialism150: an Advertising History

#AskAnArchivist Day : the Sequel

L'archiviste et Twitter : bilan et perspective de l'évènement #askanarchivist

On Campus with: Pam McKenzie, Professor and Associate Dean (Graduate and Postdoctoral), Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University

Zalmen Zylbercweig, Shnorer-historian of the Yiddish Theatre (by Faith Jones, Vancouver)

How Hitler's love of the Wild West may have inspired concentration camps: Nazi admired Canadians who locked up Indigenous people to take the Indian out of the Indian, claims author

Afrique / Africa

Amériques / Americas
Donald Trump Can Destroy Records without Judicial Review, Justice Department Tells Court

What Does the Presidential Records Act Have to Say About Private Email Use?

No Obama documents in Obama library? Historians puzzled by Chicago center plans

The Death of Che Guevara Declassified

Che Guevara records in CIA's archives are still heavily redacted 50 years later

NARA - Improvements seen in federal records management, but there is work to be done

NARA - Understanding Freedom of Information Act Delay

Library of Congress - Papers of Ulysses S. Grant Now Online

National Library of Medicine - Addressing Health Disparities to the Benefit of All

National Portrait Gallery Acquires Earliest Known Photograph of a U.S. President

Government documents reveal the relationship between the FBI and filmmakers

The Smithsonian Presents a Gallery of 6,000+ Rare Rock 'n Roll Photos on a Crowdsourced Web Site, and Now a New Book

Society of American Archivists - Statement on the Value and Importance of Transparency in Government

Society of American Archivits - Statement on the Value and Importance of the U.S. Census

Harvard Library's vast collection from colonial era, from love letters to receipts, digitized for public view

Yale University - Judy Blume archive strengthens Beinecke young adult collections

University of Texas - Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America 

University of Texas - Students, Researchers and Public Have Access to Archive of Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro

Digital preservation at Notre Dame University breathes new life into 1967 Sisters' Survey

Small Collections Library at University of Virginia Archiving August 12 Relics

Internet Archives - Books from 1923 to 1941 Now Liberated

Internet Archives - Syncing Catalogs with thousands of Libraries in 120 Countries through OCLC

Early photos and artifacts offer a rare glimpse of women in New Orleans music history

The Boston Public Library Owns 200,000 Vinyl Records and it's Putting them All Online

Film Archive May Be the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's Best-Kept Secret

Amelia Earhart home movies discovered

Found: the Earliest Known Work of Fiction by Ernest Hemingway

Prince's Paisley Park estate is looking for an archivist

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - It's time to future-proof emailing archiving. Here's why

Nepal - Valuable hand-written manuscripts face risk of destruction while shifting National Archives

Nepal - Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba insists on need for developing National Archives into research centre

The National Library of Malaysia to Launch Database for Master Catalogue of Malay Manuscripts Next Year

Thailand - Archive showcases horrors of Thammasat massacre

Indonesia - Four archives listed in UNESCO Memory of the World Register

India - Archives department needs more manpower: government informs High Court

India - Films being lost due to lack of preservation: Mani Ratnam

Europe / Europa
The new European Union privacy laws are coming and they probably apply to you 

See the Most Luxurious Medieval Manuscripts in Existence

Slovakia - Unexpected precious manuscript found in Betliar

Tatarstan (Russia) Plans to Transfer its State Archive to Blockchain

Romania - The Virtual Genealogical Archive: Making Available On-line the Parish and Civil Registers from Bucharest and Brașov County Archives 

Germany - Bavarian State Library and Google celebrate 10 years of partnership

Gibraltar - The National Archives, Cinderella of culture

Suisse - Portes ouvertes aux Nations unies, de quoi plonger dans leurs archives

Les archives de la Société des Nations à Genève dopées par l'intelligence artificielle


France - Archives présidentielles de Jacques Chirac : 7 000 cotes et du travail pour les archivistes

How the UK National Archives is digitising 1,000 years of history

Step into the UK National Archives' library

British Library - Magic in Conservation: using leaf-casting on paper and palm leaves

Margaret Thatcher archive reveals election warning

Kitchener Descendants Group: Call for documents, photographs and information relating to the Kitchener Camp

British Persecution of Catholics Leads to Searchable Ancestry Archive

Incredible 121-year-old first edition book by Peter Pan creator discovered in Dumfries charity shop

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Looted & Hidden: Israel's Futile Attempts to Erase Palestinian History

Why Palestine needs national library more than presidential palace

Long-lost Jewish text discovered in Jerusalem

The Dead Sea Scrolls Discovery: Still Riveting After 70 Years

Qatar National Library building to open for public in November

International
United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs Launches the Disarmament Digital Documents Library

The International Criminal Court issued its first ever arrest warrant solely based on social media evidence

Archive et numérique : conserver un contenu n'est pas conserver une mémoire 

La transformation numérique annonce-t-elle la fin de la gestion électronique des documents connue ? 

Why museums should stop producing exhibitions

How to Transcribe YouTube Videos Automatically

Comment vérifier et gérer les liens morts et les pages d'erreur 404