Thursday, 15 January 2015

Vol. 8, no. 20

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
France - Avant-projet de loi relative à la liberté de la création, à l’architecture et au patrimoine

Living Knowledge: the British Library 2015-2023

National Library of the Netherlands - Strategic Plan 2015-2018

U.S. - Evaluation of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence under the Reducing Over-Classification Act

De la communauté / From the community
National Information Standards Organization - Strategic Directions

National Information Standards Organization - Access License and Indicators

Genetic Genealogy Standards

Schema for the Description of Research Data Repositories (Version 2.2)

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - Digital Publishing Interest Group Metadata Task Force Report

Article - World Wide Web (WWW) as an Object of Historical Research: Some Issues

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 21, no. 1-2 (January-February 2015)

San Jose State University School of Information Student Research Journal, vol. 14, no. 2 (2014)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 4, no. 12 (December 2014)

Library and Archives Canada - Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World, vol. 5, no. 1 (January 2015)

Friends of Library and Archives Canada - A Note Among Friends Newsletter (Winter 2014-2015)

Technology Reports - Managing Your Library's Social Media Channels

Book - Modern Book Collecting: a Basic Guide to All Aspects of Book Collecting: what to Collect, who to Buy from, Auctions, Bibliographies, Care, Fakes, Investments, Donations, Definitions, and More

Book - The Eternal Criminal Record

Book - Digital Destiny: how the New Age of Data Will Transform the Way we Work, Live, and Communicate 

Book - Data Science and Big Data Analytics: Discovering, Analyzing, Visualizing and Presenting Data

Kid Book - The Case of the Missing Museum Archives

Livrel - Archiviste d'aujourd'hui, guide pratique

Livre - Techniques de référencement web

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Exposition - Archives en devenir / Devenir des archives
Jusqu'au 31 mai 2015, Centre du patrimoine de Saint-Boniface

Massive Open Online Course - Library Advocacy Unshushed (University of Toronto)
February 2, 2015 - March 23, 2015

Inspiring Advocacy: in Defense of Social Responsibility and Intellectual Freedom
February 6, 2015, Edmonton

Webinar - Coalition to Advance Learning in Archives, Libraries, and Museums: Project Management 101
February 5 and 19, 2014

Virtual Conference - Scientific Data Management: Caring for Your Institution and its Intellectual Wealth
February 18, 2015

Out of the Archives: a Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) Zine Workshop
February 21, 2015, London (UK)

Managing the Past: the Role of Organizational Archives
March 18, 2015, Birmingham (UK)

19th South East Asia-Pacific Audio Visual Archive Association Conference
April 22-28, 2015, Singapore

15es Journées des Archives de Louvain-la-Neuve
23 et 24 avril 2015, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgique)

International Course on Conservation of Japanese Paper (JPC)
August 31 - September 18, 2015, Tokyo (Japan)

Journée d'études - Outils stratégiques d’évaluation des archives (présentations disponibles)
18 novembre 2014, Montréal

OCLC Webinar - Improving Wikipedia Show and Tell (Recordings Available)
December 8, 2014

Sur le web / On the web
University of British Columbia - British Columbia Sessional Papers Phase 2 now Online

Division de la gestion des documents administratifs et des archives de l'Université Laval - Exposition virtuelle sur la faculté des sciences sociales

Kings County Museum (Hampton, New Brunswick) - New Blog: 100 Hidden Histories

Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations (Ont.) - Great War Centenary Association 'Doing Our Bit' website

Slidecast - Accessing Historical Data en Masse

Video - Dan Cohen of Digital Public Library of America at the San Francisco Public Library

Vidéo - Ce que le numérique fait aux humanités: conférence de Bruno Latour 

Podcast - Florence and the Machines: the British Library Sound Archive 

UK National Archives Podcast - Big Ideas: the Shape of Time

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

To guard government computers from hacking, Ottawa to spend $100-million on security

Beware of Loophole in New Copyright Law

Canadian museum pays $300,000 for world’s oldest hockey stick

Communique - The Canadian Historical Association supports the private member’s bill to restore the mandatory long-form census 

Digitization of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Personnel Service Files: Update of January 2015

Bellevue House National Historic Site and Library and Archives Canada commemorate Sir John A. Macdonald

Bellevue House was, of Course, Sir John A’s Home in 1848 (small interview with Madeleine Trudeau from Library and Archives Canada)

Unlocking the mystery of Sir John A. Macdonald’s birthplace: founder of Maclean's magazine may have uncovered the answer in an 1891 story

Alberta courts to end publishing judgments on own web sites

Généalogie : Au-delà des noms, les archives au cœur des familles québécoises

Toronto's new city librarian pushes the digital envelope

City of Toronto Archives digitizes John Boyd’s WWI photos

City of Vancouver Archives - Pacific National Exhibition photographs are now online 

Project documents Edmonton's queer history

Portrait: Service des archives et de gestion des documents de l’Université du Québec à Montréal

Wilde times: rare book coup for University of British Columbia

University of Alberta preserves grain elevator history

City of Waterloo stores overflow records in parking garage

Remembering Wasaga's Thelma Morrison, founder of the Wasaga Beach archives (Ont.)

Lloydminster Regional Archives (Alb.) highlight city history

Les archives du Séminaire rentrent à Sainte-Thérèse

Dématique et système d'archivage électronique : Évolution des intervenants dans un contexte de tiers-archivage

Afrique / Africa
Liberia - National Archives Lacks Specialists

Belgium Backs Digitising Rwanda Genocide Archives

Tunisie - Journée d’étude : le rapport entre les archives nationales et la justice transitionnelle

Mali - Manuscrits de Tombouctou délocalisés à Bamako : malgré l’exfiltration, le travail se poursuit

Amériques / Americas
Obama to beef up laws on privacy and data breaches

This is the most requested photo in the U.S. National Archives

Does every president need a separate library?

Government considering using Internet, smartphones for 2020 census

Size of U.S. Nuclear Arsenal Remains Classified

Editorial - Release government files on Malcolm X assassination

Authors Guild Drops HathiTrust Case

Museums are Now Able to Digitize Thousands of Artifacts in Just Hours

Humanities Open Book: Unlocking Great Books

State Library and Archives digitizing original Tennessee historical maps, accessible online

Military museum working to archive Louisiana veterans in online database

Texas State Archives to provide online access to Texas Senate recordings

Utah government open records portal now online

University of Georgia Media Archives improves access to rare Nixon interview footage

University of the Pacific asks the public to help decipher John Muir's journals

University of North Carolina - Introducing DocSouth Data: Old Texts for New Readings

The History of Harvard’s Library, One Spine at a Time

Audio Archive Captures the Stories of Wisconsin's Dairy Farmers

Web Archive Management at New York Art Resources Consortium: an National Digital Stewardship Resident Project Update

Boston Public Library helps suburban institutions put historic images online

Punk music archive to preserve Washington D.C. music history

New Orleans - Academic archive aims to document hip-hop while it's still vital

Oak Park Public Library awarded $86,900 grant to digitize historical Ernest Hemingway archives

Historian tracks down original King William County (Virginia) documents dating back to 1702 

Malcolm X Letter Discussing Boston’s Jazz Scene Goes to Auction

Angry Letter from Titanic Survivor, Lady Duff-Gordon, Goes to Auction

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Library of Australia's ephemera captures nation's values

Australia - National Archives documents reveal the 100-year war against public service sickies

Australia - New South Wales looks after Chief Information Officer to lead unprecedented library digitisation

Archives New Zealand - Lest we forget: a tribute to ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Day

Japan - State secrets law could constrain researchers

Japan - Records show millions of artworks destroyed by Great Kanto Quake

India - Can't reveal Netaji files, will hit international ties: Government

India - Ajmer's historical film archive dying a slow death

Journalist Launches Online Archive to Document Diversity of Rural India

Europe / Europa
The Support Action Centre of Competence in Digitisation (Succeed) Project comes to an end

The curious case of Angela Merkel and her European Union data retention ideas

East German Stasi archive goes online

The Holocaust film that was too shocking to show

YIT to construct new a building for the National Archives of Estonia 

Bibliothèque nationale de France : la réforme du dépôt légal fait vaciller le Code du patrimoine

Association des archivistes français - Pour la liberté d’expression

France - Les archivistes aussi sont #Charlie

France - Quelles données méritent d’être conservées ?

Europe 1 rediffuse ses archives sonores

France - Dix mille photos anciennes mises aux enchères à Lyon

National Library of Ireland - It preserves our past, and visitors flock to it, so why is this essential resource underfunded?

Inquiries ordered into destruction of Northern Ireland shoot-to-kill evidence

British Library - Save our Sounds: 15 years to save the UK’s sound collections 

Listen up! Why digitising the British Library’s audio archive is so important

Napoleon's letter of surrender from Waterloo to go on public view at Windsor Castle

Top secret documents unearthed by officer's son reveal the names of Second World War D-Day operations were changed almost three weeks before invasion

Bristol - Historic photographs from the record office

Historic papers of immense value stolen from Stortford church in destructive raids

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Israel - Declassified: Shin Bet knew Israel Kastner was targeted

Turkey - Destruction of tapes calls for 7.5-year-long prison sentence

The Truth Behind Turkey’s Open Archives

Turquie - 1915 les documents officiels cachés sous le tapis selon le journaliste turc Murat Bardakçı

Turkish president vows to preserve historical artifacts

Organization of Islamic Cooperation official visits National Library and Archives of Iran

How Old VHS Tapes Helped Save Early Web Design

Partnership Ideas for Cultural Heritage Institutions

Preventing Digital Memory Loss

2015 Trends in Data Storage and Archiving

Trust and confidence in cloud privacy

Millions of Sources: the disruption of history and the humanities?

We know how you feel: computers are learning to read emotion, and the business world can’t wait

Google Translate app upgrades voice, camera translation

Email archiving with PDF/A

Digitizing the Mirror With a Memory: how to Deal with a Daguerreotype’s Reflective Surface to Make a Digital Archive of Record

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