Thursday, 13 December 2018

Vol. 12, no. 15

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Librarian and Archivist of Canada Speech - The Past Becomes the Future

Archives New Zealand - Archives Council Annual Report 2016-2018 

U.S. National Digital Stewardship Alliance - Web Archiving in the United States: a 2017 Survey

France - Décret no 2018-1117 relatif aux catégories de documents administratifs pouvant être rendus publics sans faire l'objet d'un processus d'anonymisation 

Institut national du patrimoine (France) - Quand l'objet patrimonial devient numérique : des clés pour définir et piloter une stratégie de conservation numérique : orientations bibliographiques

Archives de l'État en Belgique - Moisissures : prévention et lutte

De la communauté / From the community
Software Preservation Network - A Preservationist's Guide to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act Exemption for Software Preservation 

IFLA - Annual Report 2017-2018 and Action Plan 2018-2019

University of Maryland - Geneva Historical Society Digital Preservation Plan

Royal Irish Academy of Music - Records Management and Retention Policy (Revised)

Open source : une alternative aux grands fournisseurs du numérique

Paper - Blockchain: what's Not to Like?

Publications
The Library, vol. 19, no. 4 (2018)

Information Research: an International Electronic Journal, vol. 23, no. 4 (2018)

Document numérique, vol. 21, no. 2 (2018)

Public : Art, Culture, Ideas, no. 57, 2018 (Special Issue : Archive/Counter-archives) 

Digital Journalism, vol. 6, no. 9, 2018 (Special Issue on: Journalism History and Digital Archives)

19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century, no. 27, 2018 (Special Issue: Silence in the Archives: Censorship and Suppression in Women's Life Writing)

Cri du Portail international archivistique francophone, no 18 (2018)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 8, no. 11 (2018)

Master Thesis (University of California) - Strangers from a Different Shore: Examining Archival Representations and Descriptions of the Chinese in America Before and During the Chinese Exclusion Act (1860-1943)

Mémoire de maîtrise (Enssib) - L'Afrique du Nord à travers l'objectif des missionnaires (1893-1955) : d'après l'étude du fonds photographique des O.P.M.

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Accessing Manitoba's Archives: Exploring the Status and Response to Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Rights at the Archives of Manitoba

Book - Partners for Preservation: Advancing Digital Preservation through Cross-Community Collaboration

Book - Sex in the Archives: Writing American Sexual Histories

Book - Parallel Existences: the Notarial Archives: a Photographer's Inspiration

Book - Reckoning with the Past: Family Historiographies in Postcolonial Australian Literature

Book - Digital Imaging of Artefacts: Developments in Methods and Aims

Book - The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print: Creating your Own Liquid Emulsions for Black & White Paper

Book - Traumatic Storytelling and Memory in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Performing Signs of Injury

Book - Writing Sounds in Carolingian Europe: the Invention of Musical Notation

Book - English and Empire: Literary History, Dialect, and the Digital Archive

Livre - Habiller en latin : la traduction de vernaculaire en latin entre Moyen Âge et Renaissance

Livre - L'art médiéval du registre : chancelleries royales et princières

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta - Lethbridge's Jewish Community
January 16, 2018, Calgary

Friends of the British Columbia Archives - Events
January 20, February 17, March 17, May 26, 2019, Victoria

Sorting Libraries Out: Decolonizing Classification and Indigenizing Description 2019
March 11-13, 2019, Vancouver

Raiders of the lost archives : penser la culture médiatique à l'aune des archives et des collections
27 au 31  mai 2019, Gatineau

UK National Archives Webinar - Festival of Britain 1951
January 9, 2019

Performing Romarchive
January 24-27, 2019, Berlin

eCourse - Digital Humanities for All Librarians
Starting February 4, 2019

From Text to Data: New Ways of Reading
February 7-8, 2019, National Library of Sweden

Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections: an International LGBTIQ+ Conference
June 27-29, 2019, Berlin

Co-ordinating Council of Audiovisual Archives Associations Joint Technical Symposium
October 3-5, 2019, Hilversum (Netherlands)

Sur le web / On the web
Aurora: New Library and Archives Canada Online Public Access Catalogue

Library and Archives Canada Podcast - Songs of the Season

Vidéo de l'Association des archivistes du Québec - Conseil d'administration 2018-2019 : Louis Germain, directeur général

Southern African Legacy Project - Honouring and Exploring Ontario's Southern African Jewish Community

Australian Society of Archivists Video - Life Story Work with Aboriginal Children

Australian Society of Archivists Video - Sir Joseph Banks Online

Australian Society of Archivists Video - The Noongarpedia Project

Video - Digital Preservation: what & why Leads to who & how 

Video - Fair Use in South Africa

Podcast - Making the Government Talk: U.S. Covert Operations and Freedom of Information with Peter Kornbluh

Slides - First Steps in Research Data Management Under Constraints of a National Security Laboratory

Slides - The Impact of Decentralization on APIs and Clients

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Ottawa reaches agreement in principle to settle Indian Day School class-action lawsuit

Remember the internet of the '90s? That's what Canada's outdated data protection laws were meant to handle

Canada and France plan an international panel to assess artificial intelligence's dangers

The British are axing the fax. Will Canada follow suit?

A really dysfunctional culture: questions raised as public directory of Veterans Affairs staff made secret for safety reasons

Library and Archives Canada - Preservation Centre in Gatineau Named Outstanding Building of the Year in Canada

Library and Archives - In their own words: Inmate publications of the British Columbia Penitentiary

Library and Archives Canada News: the cost of First World War service files digitization

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 - Reflections on Oral History Interviews from Prague Spring Refugees

Academics push back against decision to close provincial archives office in Saskatoon

It's very upsetting: Saint John officials disappointed with new New Brunswick Museum in jeopardy

Rare sketches depict New Brunswick before photography

Archives of Manitoba  - Hudson's Bay Company and the re-instatement of discharged service men into the workforce

BAnQ - Une collaboration renouvelée avec la British Library et le ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie

De nouvelles technologies développées à Montréal pour préserver les langues autochtones

University of Waterloo Special Collections and Archives - Mysterious Wand Work

McGill University Library - Seventy candles for the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Université de Montréal - Participez au concours la preuve par l'image

Acquisition par le Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur la littérature et la culture québécoises du fonds Gaëtan Dostie

Algonquin College creates a space to promote truth and reconciliation

Teaching: Dismantling White Supremacy in Archives

Naissance de la Fondation Archives et patrimoine religieux du Grand Montréal

Vancouver archdiocese archives share photos of intrepid French-speaking Oblate

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - A Singular Grace and Privilege Granted by Almighty God

Something special about libraries: hopes high for Ottawa Public Library fundraising campaign

Historian tries to save fragments of Calgary's LGBTQ past from being forgotten or destroyed

Times Colonist - History available at your fingertips in online archive

City of Kelowna, B.C., takes steps to preserve 147-year-old log house

Waterloo - Local bookbinders, papermakers brings time-honoured traditions back to life

Financial Health of Canadian Genealogical Societies: Update

Chronique d'Alma, l'improbable best-seller

Ontario - Clarendon & Miller Community Archives Honoured with Provincial Heritage Award

How an art exhibit in Prince Edward Island is helping to rebuild a library in Iraq

La Société du Patrimoine des Beaucerons renaît de ses cendres

Rivière-du-Nord : la Société d’histoire obtient un soutien financier

Chacun cherche son livre: vente d'une partie de l'inventaire de la librarie Le chercheur de trésor

Plongée intimiste dans mon rapport à la recherche en archives

L'archive retrouvée: des sources premières dans l'enseignement de l'histoire

Sarah Horrocks, Dalhousie University, Master of Information Management, 2011: Opportunities and Lasting Friendships

Dalhousie University - MLIS Student Profile: Laurelle LeVert

École nationale des chartes - À la découverte de l'art documentaire canadien: Hombeline Aubigny effectue son stage de 4e année à Bibliothèque et Archives Canada

Afrique / Africa
L'Afrique de l'Ouest sauve ses archives audiovisuelles

Conservation et protection des manuscrits de Djenné : un disque dur contenant 150 000 images remis aux Archives nationales du Mali

Côte d'Ivoire - Deuxième édition du prix d'excellence de la meilleure administration de gestion des archives

Burkina Faso - 10 000 photos d'archives dévoilées

Mort de Thomas Sankara: la France transmet un premier lot d'archives au Burkina

Amériques / Americas
Indigenous Knowledge Misappropriation: the Case of the Zia Sun Symbol Explained at World Intellectual Property Organization

NARA - Forty Years Ago, 12.6 Million Feet of History Went up in Smoke

NARA - Next Steps with Department of Interior Records Schedule

NARA - Film Preservation 101: Is Nitrate Film Really Dangerous?

NARA - Aftermath of War: a World War I Hero Lost at Sea: the Death of Charles Whittlesey, 1921

Digitization at the National Archives at Riverside

Library of Congress - Born to Be 3D: Born-Digital Data Stewardship

U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center to digitize military history collection

Is US military cloud safe from Russia? Fears over sensitive data

Society of American Archivists - Universal Declaration of Human Rights 70th anniversary: statement by the Human Rights Working Group

Yale University - Beinecke Library Acquires David Sedaris Papers

Princeton University, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections - Navigating the Mediterranean World

A rare music manuscript by Auschwitz prisoners brought to life by University of Michigan professor, students

Punk is alive and well, thanks to Emory University class and Rose archives

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Completes Digitization of History of Segregation, Integration of Arkansas Schools

University of Pennsylvania library will return 9th-century documents found to have been stolen from Italian archive

Rice University Archive Shines a Light on South Texas' Jewish History

Art crime expert speaks on potential, ethical challenges of digital preservation

Internet Archive - Archiving as Activism: Environmental Justice in the Trump Era

Internet Archive - This is the Library of Alexandria 2.0

Philadelphia - City Archives Opens New Headquarter in Northern Liberties

A history of social movements, mapped in Philadelphia's City Archives

Preservation of Kauai's hula history about to go digital

Archivists on the News: the Archivist in an Accountable World

Historical French American Newspapers Online

Trained in Classification, without Classification

Marina Georgieva on the liaison between digital collections and digital preservation

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (Australia) - The conservators protecting some of our most valuable Indigenous art from tropical troubles

Oldest European map of Southern Cross acquired by State Library providing explorers with a navigational guide south

Queensland Government Recordkeeping (Australia) - Watch that disposal trigger… when sentencing

State Archives and Records of New South Wales (Australia) - Future proof: the sun is setting on this blog

State Library of New South Wales - Underground albums: the optimism of a city imagining its future is captured in photographs, plans and sketches

Disappearing movies and games: how safe is your digital collection?

Japan to extend copyright period on works including novels and paintings to 70 years 

South Korea - Archives related to investigations of democracy movement activists made public after 45 years

Civil group slams lacklustre consultation paper on Hong Kong archives law

Chinese Internet Court Uses Blockchain to Protect Copyright Online

Island Culture Archival Support - Should the British Museum Keep the Moai?

Government of India undermines transparency in appointing information commissioners

India - Preserving Sanchipaat: how Assam's centuries-old manuscripts will be protected

Europe / Europa
Only 29% of European Union organizations are General Data Protection Regulation compliant

Blockchain General Data Protection Regulation solution supports right to be forgotten

YouTube, Twitch speak out against European Union Copyright Directive

German band Kraftwerk gets boost on sampling copyright case

European Union negotiators agree on strengthening Europe's cybersecurity

Latvia - A couple of problems with the KGB files

Latvia - Access to KGB documents will require personal code

Nazis with puppies? Russian WWII film shows war through sympathetic German lens

Putin's Stasi ID card found in Dresden archive

Portugal: National Archive willing to take Mário Soares foundation artefacts

International Tracing Service - #StolenMemory Has Arrived in Spain

Antarctic diary records horror at finding Captain Scott's body 

Belgium's Africa Museum Had a Racist Image. Can it Change that?

État de Vaud (Suisse) - Une nouvelle gouvernance documentaire et un système d’archivage électronique pour répondre aux défis de la dématérialisation

Classer l'écrit : explorer les données du catalogue de la Bibliothèque nationale de France

Des lettres de Karl Marx aux enchères

Les fonds iconographiques et photographiques de la ville de Paris en accès libre

NeuroChain, un projet open source français qui veut défier Ethereum

L'archiviste entre droit, déontologie et éthique : l'exemple de la diffusion des archives

Ireland - Record-keeping concerns spark civil service review

Ireland - Director of Public Prosecutions employee accused of breaking Official Secrets Act

Ireland - Inquiry refuses mother access to adoption files

National Library of Scotland - First edition of Encyclopaedia Britannica available to all

UK - Copyright law does not protect the taste of cheese

UK National Archives - Bridging the Digital Gap: technical trainees in archives

UK National Archives - When the kids took over

Newly discovered plans in UK archives shed light on China's heroic warship sunk in First Sino-Japanese War

British Library - Introducing an experimental format for learning about content mining for digital scholarship

Hidden Histories: the US-UK Fulbright Commission Archive at the British Library

Digital Preservation at Oxford and Cambridge - Memory Makers: Digital preservation skills and how to get them

Kingston University launches online archive of Leveson Inquiry

University of Canterbury - Illuminating and commemorating WWI for the modern era 

Nearly 130 public libraries closed across Britain in the last year

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Au Liban, 42 ans après, la Bibliothèque nationale rouvre ses portes dans un certain chaos

Israel - Can we handle the uncomfortable truths unearthed in WWII's Oneg Shabbat archive?

Ouverture de la plateforme Open Jerusalem avec son catalogue répertoriant les archives privées et institutionnelles de la ville pour une période allant de 1840 à 1940
Egypt - Discovering the Lost Manuscripts of Naguib Mahfouz

International
Partnerships in the Public Interest: IFLA Submits Initial Comments to United Nations High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation

International Council of Archives - Records in Contexts-Ontology: Call for reviewers

Why Is the Digital Preservation Network Disbanding? 

Greetings from Metadata Management Tools

Introduction to Wikidata as a platform and data source

Why document management needs an upgrade

Is the cloud the next thing for long-term data retention? Looking at the key vendors in the space

The Wired Guide to Data Breaches

Digital museum brings millions of fossils out of the dark

Don't Shut Down the Internet's Biggest Jihadist Archive

How Digital Scanners Enabled a New Era of Document Management

Memory Institutions Redux: Pluralizing Memories and a Stay against Forgetting

Yes, Librarians Sometimes Stamp Books … Always Have Done (a Historical Note)

Law Librarian Identity: Crisis or Opportunity?

How to recognize fake artificial intelligence-generated images