Thursday, 2 January 2014

Vol. 7, no. 18

Ressources / Resources

De la communauté / From the community
Succeed (Support Action Centre of Competence in Digitisation) Project - Training Materials

Article - Intrinsic Values: Archiving your work in the Digital Age (American Institute of Architects)

Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 7, no. 2 (2013)

IFLA Journal, vol. 39, no. 4 (December 2013)

Library of Congress Magazine, vol. 3, no. 1 (January-February 2014)

Book - LGBT People and the UK Cultural Sector: the Response of Libraries, Museums, Archives and Heritage since 1950

Book - Information Governance, Electronic Discovery and Digital Evidence 2014

Book - Mining User Generated Content

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Ontario Genealogical Society Open Forum
January 8, 2014

ARMA International Virtual Conference
January 14, 2014

Webinar - Automating Records Management with EDRMS
January 23, 2014

Information Architecture Summit 2014
March 26-30, 2014, San Diego

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada - New version of the Naturalization Records, 1915-1951 database

Internet Archives - Hundreds of Classic Console Games Can Now Be Played Online, Free

Video - A lost art: Working to preserve silent films

Baladodiffusion de la Radio Télévision Suisse - Les archives sonores

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Federal departments consider banning USB keys in wake of dozens of security breaches
Canada's best kept souvenirs (a rare look inside the vaults of the Library and Archives Canada preservation centre in Gatineau)

What's Driving Chaotic Dismantling of Canada's Science Libraries?

Secret Memo Casts Doubt on Feds' Claims for Science Library Closures

Lac-Mégantic library could reopen in 2014

Saguenay - Rendre hommage à nos ancêtres

Afrique / Africa
Le Centre de recherches et de documentation du Sénégal récupère des archives coloniales un fonds de 1.200 lots

Amériques / Americas

With National Treasures At Risk, D.C. Fights Against Flooding

American Library Association - Conduct Unbecoming

The National Digital Stewardship Alliance at 3: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

Sherlock Holmes Is in the Public Domain, American Judge Rules

Boston Strong 2014: City grapples with how to memorialize tragedy of 2013 Boston Marathon bombings

Iowan's collection of old films reveals cinematic history

Harvard - A map for that: with guidance from students, librarian turns up cartographic gems
University of Iowa’s blog gains attention for tiny Bibles, hidden paintings

Never-before-seen pics of Mount St. Helens surface

Sound archivists digitize more than 3,000 hours of recordings

Letter Tied to Fight for Independence Is Found in Museum’s Attic

Interview with Kate Eichhorn, Author of The Archival Turn in Feminism

Trove of Information From the 1930s, Animated by the Internet: Lab in Richmond Animates Comprehensive 1932 U.S. Atlas

The first 3D printed organ - a liver - is expected in 2014

I, Glasshole: My Year With Google Glass

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
100-Year-Old Box of Negatives Discovered by Conservators in Antarctica

All seal hunting and no letterpress printing makes Jack a dull boy (about the first book ever produced on the continent of Antarctica)

China Bans Archives Inquiry Charging
South Korea to permanently keep records of former sex slaves
Cambodia - Oldest known map of nation handed over to the archives

Pakistan - Shady deal: Capital Development Authority record of ‘loss price’ sale of commercial plot disappears
Exchange programme by the Citizens Archive of Pakistan facilitates dialogue between Indian and Pakistani students

India - Silent archivists: historians and newspapers

India - Odisha State Archives provides service to research scholars 

Europe / Europa
Ex-Stasi staff still work at archives of East Germany's former secret police
Denmark - Demonstration against freedom of information act draws hundreds

France - Conflit aux archives nationales

Carolyn Carlson entre à la Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Cycling photographer’s rare pictures uncover the Ireland of old

UK - Tax exemption for public access to treasured artworks is 'a racket'

UK National Archives Release: What The Documents Reveal
More than 800 incidents of data loss in National Health Service health boards

Celebrating Fifty Years of ‘Doctor Who’ with archivist Mark Ayres

Wellcome Library buys medieval medical almanac for £100,000

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Serbia and Turkey to cooperate on Ottoman archives

Turkey - Opera and Ballet archive opens to public

The Iranian stars who were purged from history

Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation is signed between NPP Electronic Memory of the Arctic and Northern Forum
Death row in wartime: British Pathe releases harrowing archive footage of executions during conflicts across the world
Public Lab’s Maps are open source aerial images taken from kites and balloons
Can hidden information in photographs be used to spot criminals?

Facebook Is ‘Dead and Buried’ to Teens, and That’s Just Fine for Facebook
A Map of Hundreds of Noise Complaints in 1920s Manhattan, and Four Other Stupendous Digital History Projects

The year the book became a luxury object

Curating Science, Software and Strides in Digital Stewardship: A Personal 2013 Year in Review

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