Thursday, 22 January 2015

Vol. 8, no. 21

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
European Parliament - Draft Report on the Harmonisation of Certain Aspects of Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society 

Archives de France - La Sûreté du patrimoine archivistique

NARA - Draft Report on Open Source Tools for Records Management

New Zealand - Chief Archivist's Annual Report on the State of Government Recordkeeping 2012-2013

New Zealand - Chief Archivist's Annual Report on the State of Government Recordkeeping 2013-2014

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec - Les documents inactifs du réseau de la santé et des services sociaux dans le contexte du projet de Loi 10

De la communauté / From the community
Recode - Policy Recommendations for Open Access to Research Data: Summary Booklet 

Research Libraries UK - Unique and Distinctive Collections: Opportunities for Research Libraries

Nelson Mandela Foundation Reckoning with Oppressive Pasts Documents

Copyright for Creativity - The Copyright Manifesto: how the European Union should Support Innovation and Creativity through Copyright Reform

Library and Information Technology Association - Draft Checklist for Evaluating Metadata Standards

Open Data Barometer Second Edition (January 2015)

Italian Journal of Library, Archives and Information Science, vol. 6, no. 1 (2015)

Code4lib Journal, no. 27 (2015)

Information & Culture: a Journal of History, vol. 50. no. 1 (2015)

Collection Management, vol. 40, no. 1 (2015)

Book - Collective Memory: how Collective Representations about the Past are Created, Preserved and Reproduced

Book - The Black Box Society: the Secret Algorithms that Control Money and Information

Book - Making Data Governance Work: Tales from the Trenches

Book - Book Banning in 21st-Century America

Book - Top Secret Government Archives: Missing Files and Conspiracy Paper Trails

Book - Kill the Messengers: Stephen's Harper Assault on our Right to Know

Livre - Spectacles en France: archives et recherche

Livre - Les conservateurs de musées: atouts et faiblesses d'une profession

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
ARMA Canada Annual Conference
May 25-27, 2015, Calgary

Association of Critical Heritage Studies Third biannual Conference
June 8-10, 2016, Montreal

Webinar - Affordable Digital Preservation for Public & Academic Libraries 
January 28, 2015

Free Webcast - Mastering Metadata Essentials: Strategies for Creating, Packaging and Distributing Book Metadata that Work
February 3, 2015

Archives et démocratie à l’ère du numérique : nouveaux enjeux, nouvelles responsabilités pour les archivistes
6 février 2015, Angers (France)

Webinar - Conducting a Record Inventory
February 18, 2015

Is a Data Warehouse a Data Archive and Why Does It Matter?
February 19-20, 2015, University of Portsmouth

Webcast - Celebrating Fair Use Week: Does Fair Use Really Work?
February 24, 2015

Webinar - Institutional & Research Repositories: Characteristics, Relationships and Roles 
February 26, 2015

Metadata and Ubiquitous Access to Culture, Science and Digital Humanities
September 1-5, 2015, São Paulo (Brazil)

Les nouveaux visages du patrimoine (présentations disponibles)
2 et 3 octobre 2014, Paris

Webinar - Are Digital Records Being Managed to Support Development Goals? (Recording Available)
December 11, 2014

Sur le web / On the web
Gouvernement du Québec - Lancement du site

Video - Information Management Adventures at Citizenship and Immigration Canada

New Collections Available on NATO Archives Online

Podcast - The Future of the Past: Transmitting History to Future Generations

Video - The Linked Data For Libraries (LD4L) Project: a Progress Report

Web Archive Player

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

NDP seeks probe of Canada Revenue Agency's text message destruction

Liberal MP: Long-form census critical for planning emergency services and affordable housing needs

Access to information laws need reform, say authors of how-to book

The complete set: some fascinating examples in Library and Archives Canada’s portrait collection

Minister Leona Aglukkaq Announces Funding to the Inuit Broadcasting Corporation: Film and Video Archive will Help Preserve and Share Inuit heritage

Newfoundland - Former Premier Tom Marshall maintaining office to deal with files

Why is Ottawa sinking Kingston’s Marine Museum?

B.C. privacy commissioner launches probe after Saanich spying allegations

La pdg de BAnQ accède au conseil d'administration de l'École nationale d'administration publique

Archives Alberta - Pests and Susceptible Archival Material

Interview: Privacy guru Ann Cavoukian

This 1856 photo may be the oldest of Toronto (and might have cost us the capital)

Niagara Falls Review photo archives donated to library

Thunder Bay - City using social media to share historical archive photos

Thunder Bay - Digital archive gets clicks

Anne Fortin invites you into the kitchen of Quebec's past

Les archives du fonds P-107 du Séminaire de Sainte-Thérèse

Call for Chapters - Government Information in Canada

Afrique / Africa
Cameroun - Fin du projet de numérisation des archives sonores du service public de radiodiffusion

Tunisie - L’affaire des archives de la présidence devant le juge

Tunisia - Mehdi Jomaa Calls to Give More Importance to Conservation of National Radio Archives

Gambia National Library to be Digitalised

South Africa - Archive of Constitution making available online

South Africa - The Five Hundred Year Archive Online Project

Amériques / Americas
Aztec app brings historic Mexico codex into the digital age

Cayman Islands - Government meeting records kept out of view

U.S. kept international call data for over decade

NARA - The B-Files Partials Project in St. Louis

Environmental Protection Agency faces internal review over scrubbed text messages

Air Force UFO files hit the web

Louisiana's New and Awesome Historical Archive

Pennsylvania has a new archivist to go with a new archives building

Changes to Michigan's Freedom of Information Act drops cost of public records

Wyoming seeks to archive Vietnam veterans experiences

Texas State Archives to Receive Records of Outgoing Governor Rick Perry

University of California, Los Angeles Archivist Finds Recording of Martin Luther King Jr. Speech (Listen)

Manuscript in Texas A&M library disproves Game of Thrones fan theory

Digital Audio Preservation at MIT: a National Digital Stewardship Residency Project Update

A Lost Story of Segregated America From LIFE’s First Black Photographer

Digital Archaeologist Restores Old Websites to Former Glory

31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film from a Soldier in WWII Discovered and Processed

On Data Curation: Interview with Andy Palme

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Gang-gang: National Archives exhibition evokes memories of arriving in Australia

Australian police gay bashing erased from records

Australia - La Trobe University: Greek archives on line

National Archives of Korea Introduces Materials for Korean Automobile Industry

South Korea - Historical records on Seoul to be stored at single archives

Fiji - Work for the future (portrait of a Senior archivist at the National Archives)

Malaysia - Penang state compiling historical records

Modernizing China Seeks Historic Preservation Model

Indonesia - Rhoma Irama named copyright commissioner

India - Cabinet meets might soon go paperless: Law Ministry officials agree to proposal from Communications & IT Ministry

India - In a Maiden Move, Tamil Nadu Makes Historical Archives Available Online

India - Chhattisgarh government launches mobile app and digital archive

Europe / Europa
The Spanish Civil War Poster Collection Online at Europeana

X-rays reveal words in Vesuvius-baked scrolls: researchers decipher letters from Herculaneum papyri carbonized by eruption that destroyed Pompeii

Saving Bosnia's past from the ashes

Slovenia - Signature Fraud Suspected in Archives Referendum

Opening up Swedish culture: an interview with Swedish Open Cultural Heritage

Swedish Schindler mystery remains unsolved, 70 years on: relatives of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg are convinced truth of his fate hidden in Russian archives as Sweden government considers case completely open

Under Soviet direction, East German authorities embraced film as a didactic medium, now posters tell the tale

Azerbaijan Museum of Miniature Books entered Guinness Book of World Records

Des documents inédits sur le génocide Arménien bientôt publiés par le Vatican

Malta -  Dinner is served using 200-year-old grocery list

Maltese urged to adopt a notary in archive restoration scheme

Suisse - La Bibliothèque nationale archive sur Wikipedia

Suisse - Genève, premier client des archives électroniques fédérales

Suisse - Les Valaisans invités à partager leurs archives pour être numérisées

France - Données personnelles : le sujet polémique du futur projet de loi Numérique

Archives de France - Découvrez le Dispositif d'accompagnement des missions pour l'archivage numérique 

La Bibliothèque nationale de France expérimente le crowdsourcing

France - Charlie Hebdo: les messages de soutien des Toulousains seront conservés aux archives municipales

France - Vos ancêtres bientôt en vente ?

A Beautifully Illustrated Costume Catalog From 16th-Century France 

Ireland - Easier access to papers on Troubles will give families closure: Minister for Culture

Scotland - University of Glasgow publishes online thesaurus featuring 800,000 words

Welsh Government - Deputy Minister outlines first Wales-only plans to protect our past

UK National Archives - How one of the world’s largest archives is managing the move from parchment to pixels

UK National Archives - Second phase in moving towards 20-year rule

UK National Archives - Unnatural Sex File Given to Abuse Inquiry

From the British Library to Flickr to Europeana: 60 000 public domain images on the move

British Library Endangered Archives Programme - New online collections: 4 million images now online 

East London Mosque launches first ever British Muslim archives

Peterborough's WWI soldiers tea stall visitors' book stories

Manchester - Revealed: the 250-year-old astronomical treasure tucked away in a store cupboard

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
United Arab Emirates - Emirates Post Group starts distributing boxes for Watheq personal archives project

Original cholera vaccine turns up in Jerusalem: buried in archives for decades, glass ampoule from 1892 now on display

Why the Smart Reading Device of the Future may be… Paper

A Data Scientist Explains Some Approaches to Big Data

Newspaper archives: a unique research resource

OpenText receives latest Records Management DOD 5015.2 certifications

The Cobweb: can the Internet be Archived?

A site that began as place to annotate hip hop lyrics thinks it’s figured out how to spread annotation to the wider Web

Update on the burgeoning international e-discovery standard

L'évaluation des archives et la société contemporaine, une intervention de Vincent Doom

W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) Launches Web of Things Initiative

Les enjeux de la dématérialisation des documents

How to Recover Deleted Photos From Your Memory Card or Smartphone

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