Thursday, 18 October 2018

Vol. 12, no. 7

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Canadian Conservation Institute - Preventive Conservation Guidelines for Collections

Government of Alberta - Information Handling when Decommissioning Systems and Applications 

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec - Transfert de compétences : fiche informative

Archives de l'État en Belgique - Rapport annuel 2017 sur la surveillance archivistique 

Council of State Archivists (U.S.) - State Archiving in the Digital Era: a Playbook for the Preservation of Electronic Records

datalab.kb.se : a Report for the National Library of Sweden 

Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision - Preserving Interactives White Paper

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Annual Statistics for 2016-2017

Educopia Institute - Community Cultivation Model (Beta Release)

The Challenges Facing the Records and Information Manager

Best Practices Guide: Records Management for the Digital Era

OCLC - University Futures, Library Futures: Aligning Library Strategies with Institutional Directions 

Article - La numérisation des archives des arts de la scène

Article - The History, Advocacy and Efficacy of Data Management Plans

Paper - Hyperlocal Histories and Digital Collections

Publications
International Journal on Digital Libraries, vol. 19, no. 4 (2018)

Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, vol. 33, no. 4 (2018)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 8, no. 9 (2018)

Online Window into the Vatican Library Newsletter, no. 7 (2018)

Canadian Association of Music Libraries Archives and Document Centre Review, vol. 46, no. 2 (2018)

ISO 28560-2:2018 - Information and Documentation - RFID in Libraries - Part 2: Encoding of RFID Data Elements 

Free eBook - Archives in the Ancient World

Book - Practical Knowledge and Information Management

Book - Where Are the Women? Why Expanding the Archive Makes Philosophy Better

Book - W. E. B. Du Bois's Data Portraits: Visualizing Black America 

Book - Marilyn: Lost and Forgotten: Images from Hollywood Photo Archive

Book - The Library Book

Book - Mobile Big Data

Book - Culture and Perspective at Times of Crisis: State Structures, Private Initiative and the Public Character of Heritage

Book - Transforming Academic Library Instruction: Shifting Teaching Practices to Reflect Changed Perspectives

Book - Inside the Message Passing Interface: Creating Fast Communication Libraries

Book - The National Museum, Sultanate of Oman: History and Collections

Book - Shakespeare and the Eighteenth-Century Miscellany

Livre - La gestion intégrée des documents (GID) technologiques et en format papier (version pour la Belgique)

Livre - Réveiller l'archive d'une guerre coloniale

Livre - L'homme à la recherche de son passé : l'épopée des civilisations, filmée au premier plan

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Labrador Boundary Case Presentation
October 25, 2018, St. John's

Des propriétés émergentes des archives de correspondances littéraires
25 octobre 2018, Sherbrooke

Conference and Annual General Meeting of the Friends of the City of Ottawa Archives
October 28, 2018, Ottawa

Library and Archives Canada hosts director, screenwriter, actor and film producer Denys Arcand
October 30, 2018, Ottawa

Dedication of the Dundas County Archives
November 4, 2019, Dundas (Ontario)

Indigenous Stories from Queen University's Archives:the Daniel MacMartin Diary and the Original Oral Promises of Treaty 9
November 8, 2018, Kingston

Blockchain for Records: Transforming our Digital World
November 19, 2018, Victoria

Regroupement des archivistes religieux - Accueillir les chercheurs : pratiques et astuces
30 novembre 2018, Sherbrooke

Workshop for Instruction in Library Use
May 22-24, 2019, Winnipeg

Revisiting Archive in the Aftermath of Revolution
October 26-28, 2018, Berlin

Collecting Photography/Photography as Collecting
November 16-17, 2018, London (UK)

Open data et archives
19 novembre 2018, Genève (Suisse)

From the Past to the Future of Film Archives
April 8-9, 2018, Lausanne (Switzerland)

Digital Humanities 2019
July 9-12, 2019, Utrecht (Netherlands)

Society of American Archivists 2019 Annual Meeting
July 29 - August 8, 2019, Austin (Texas)

Sur le web / On the web
Historical Reminiscents Podcast: Place Based Learning

New Art360 Archiving App 

Video - Managing Digital Cultural Heritage Collections

Video - Paywall: the Business of Scholarship 

New Resource Description and Access YouTube channel

Recordkeeping Roundcasts Episode 5: Personal Data, Privacy and Looking Ahead

Baladodiffusion - Histoire des mouvements LGBT : archives = vie ?

Open Data Platform of the National Library of Luxembourg

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Government of Canada launches Digital Academy

Gouvernment fédéral - Mystère autour d'un projet de... transparence

Want to Keep Canadian Artificial Intelligence Thriving?: Create a Copyright Exception for Informational Analysis

National Heritage Digitization Strategy: 21 projects approved for funding across Canada

Library and Archives Canada offers financial assistance to preserve and share your histories and documentary heritage

Brian Mulroney felt snubbed by Library and Archives Canada deal with Paul Martin: documents

Library and Archives Canada signs a collaborative agreement with the University of Victoria 

Learning from our past: recent digital preservation initiatives at Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada - The George Ayoub fonds: a passion for ships

Library and Archives Canada - From the Lowy Room: Rebecca's Bible

Library and Archives Canada - Private Thomas Ricketts, VC

Library Services in the Department of Justice: then and Now

Cryptocurrency recognized as legal property by British Columbia court

Behind the Scenes at the Royal BC Museum

Harrington Harbour, featured in new photograph album at the Rooms (Newfoundland)

Saskatchewan - Celebrating Library Week Across the Province

Société historique de la Saskatchewan - Préserver les archives et sensibiliser les jeunes

Archives of Manitoba - Spanish Influenza in Labrador: One Fur Trade Post's Story

Québec - Droit d'accès à des documents et valeur légale de ceux-ci

BAnQ - Le patrimoine s'invite chez soi

BAnQ - Émissions d'humour à la radio : À la semaine prochaine dans l'esprit et la continuité de Chez Miville

Mémoire d'un musée : le Musée de la civilisation célèbre ses 30 ans en 2018

Canadian Association of University Teachers - Copyright balance needed in wake of United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Lakehead University Archives Making Strides

University of British Columbia - Importance of web archiving for government information

Giant Vancouver poster collection goes to Simon Fraser University archives

McGill Library - Book annotations as witness to the Dutch influence in Japan during the Edo period

Making Concordia University more digital-friendly

Racontez-moi ce qui est survenu : un congrès international fait le point à Montréal sur l'histoire orale

Montreal - Doctors to prescribe museum visits to help patients escape from their own pain

New Toronto film project aims to preserve the pasts of Indigenous and visible minority communities

Tarontos Lac: geographer finds oldest known reference to Toronto on 340-year-old French map

This Week in History: 1961, RCMP raid the Vancouver Public Library over a notorious novel

Véronique Rivest, Nycole Turmel et Michel Prévost (ancien archiviste de l'Université d'Ottawa) décorés de l'Ordre de Gatineau

The map that helped preserve Gatineau Park

Durham Region Area Archives Group (Ontario) - The Tale of Two Brothers

Treasures of Glengarry (Ontario) exhibit to celebrate and highlight archives

Women's History Month at the Cumberland Museum and Archives (British Columbia)

Chronique d'archives : des fonds à préserver : l'engagement de l'historien.ne pour la sauvegarde du patrimoine archivistique

La généalogie génétique permet de traquer les criminels

Can an artist sue an artificial intelligence over copyright infringement?

Bien planifier sa transformation numérique

My First Research Visit to an Archive

My stomach dropped: Half-sisters find each other through ancestry search

Hamilton history had no better patron than Margaret Houghton

Dématique et système d'archivage électronique (21) : la fonction conservation sécurisée des données (1)

Le musée : cet outil colonialiste

Afrique / Africa
Ghana losing public records: archival facilities in deplorable state

Liberia - Treasure Trove of 100-Year-Old Archival Documents Risk Being Destroyed

Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission presented an interim report to Parliament

First Visual History Archive Site in Africa Opens in Rwanda Along with the Launch of the World's First Iwitness Classroom

Les défis de la gestion electronique des documents en Afrique

Guinée: visite au coeur des Archives nationales

Burkina Faso : la levée en France du secret-défense sur les archives du dossier de l'ancien président burkinabè Thomas Sankara saluée par sa veuve

À quand un inventaire franco-algérien des archives de l'Algérie à la période coloniale ?

Amériques / Americas
Restored Dutch Collection returned to Guyana

Americans are now copying Russia and making hundreds of fake Facebook accounts to influence politics

Tag it! Introducing the National Archives Facebook Chatbot

NARA - Home Movie Day 2018: Henry Ford’s Home Movies

Library of Congress - Papers of President Theodore Roosevelt Now Online 

Library of Congress - New strategy! New crowd! New team!

My Job at the Library of Congress: Engaging Spanish Speakers with the Collections

The Library of Congress Launches the National Screening Room, Putting Online Hundreds of Historic Films

National Library of Medicine - Data in the Scholarly Communications Solar System

CIA, NSA and the Pentagon still aren't using a basic email security feature

Long-Secret Watergate Road Map May Soon Be Public. Could it Guide Mueller's Team?

Justice Department - Office of Legal Counsel Publishes New Secret Law Opinions

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - FAQ: Is Metadata a Part of an Electronic Record or Not?

Hawaii - The state Archives is moving into the digital age

Cantor Arts Center and Stanford University Libraries collaborate to make Andy Warhol photography archives publicly available

Princeton University - Archives of Harold Ober Associates

Records Transfer from the State Archives of Florida: Florida State University Presidential Files

Improving Workflows at University of North Carolina Libraries' Wilson Special Collections Library

University of Michigan - Understanding thorny file formats: the netCDF Data Curation Format Profile (DCFP)

University of Michigan - Bentley digitizes records for Afroamerican and African studies

Meet the Manuscript Collective: a group of undergrads who explore Pennsylvia University's collection of rare texts

University of North Carolina Greensboro Archivist Explores Role of Women in Brewing

How Archivists could Stop Deepfakes from Rewriting History

The decolonization of the American museum

Librarian, bookseller created alibis for missing Carnegie Library rare books in theft scheme, prosecutors say 

Regional Archival Organizations: History in the Making

Reflections on Being an Acquisitions & Appraisal Section Intern

Kodak's New Digitizing Box is a Simple Way to Bulk Digitize Film and Prints

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - 30 years on the Aboriginal Memorial as powerful as ever

Australia - Security of Publications Deposited through the National eDeposit Service

National Library Australia - Navigating Government Gazettes

A treasure trove for ancestors in Australia

New South Wales (Australia) - Case Study: Digital Signatures at Lismore City Council

National Library of New Zealand - Lifting the lid on New Zealand literary treasure

Introducing Papers Past and Digital New Zealand

Japan - More images of Hiroshima after war found in foreign archives

India - Importance of Manuscripts should be Taught to Younger Generation: Hampa Nagarajaiah

India - Old Films Need to Be Preserved for Future Generations, Says Film Archivist Dungarpur

India - 90% of old films not preserved

Europe / Europa
Coalition submits proposed amendments to Directive on the reuse of public sector information

Archive documents to highlight postwar Belarusian economy restoration effort

Espagne : Premier membre de l'ETA arrêté grâce aux archives françaises

Belgique - Archivistes, documentalistes, information ou record managers: le Réglement général pour la protection des données est votre opportunité

Using Medical Imaging to Digitize Cultural Heritage

UK National Archives - Modelling archival data: an outsider's perspective

UK National Archives - Computational archival science: automating the archive

UK National Archives - The end of the Bruce Invasion of Ireland, 1318

Researching malware at the British Library

Oscar Wilde, the web and the world: the British Library comes to Hong Kong

British Library - Manuscripts from the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms online

Not everything was looted: British Museum to fight critics

British Red Cross launches internationally important online archives database

Strangest never before seen objects discovered in British Red Cross archives

Please don't wake the hippo! The Victoria and Albert Museum unpacks its glorious photography archive

There's no plan B: academics race to safeguard research against Brexit

Searching Jeremy Bentham's manuscripts with Keyword Spotting

University of London - A book from Sir Isaac Newton’s library discovered at the Warburg Institute

Student discovers rare comics in University of Dundee archive

New 150-year digital archive captures growth of London

The peculiar history of the Ordnance Survey

The Rolling Stones unlock private archive for the first time in history

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Signature au Caire d'un mémorandum d'entente entre Archives du Maroc et la Ligue arabe

Egypt confiscates historic manuscript in Cairo International Airport

London auction of medieval Qur'an manuscript raises Egyptian objections

Un papyrus égyptien adjugé pour 1.350.000 € à Monaco

Iraq - Muslims defied the Islamic State to save two ancient Christian manuscripts in Mosul

Jerusalem artist explores city's evolution by combining archival, new photos

International
Do you use OpenGLAM? Help review shared #OpenGLAM principles for Open Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums

Sharing digital collections: a guide for galleries, libraries, archives and museums

Digital Preservation Coalition - A valediction for validation?

Software Heritage - Identifying billions of digital objects 

The Current State of Description for Archives

How Fan-based Projects Are Helping Preserve Video Games History

How to Be a Rare Book Collector