Thursday, 16 July 2015

Vol. 8, no. 46

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Manitoba - National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Act 

Archives de France - Qui sont les publics des archives

Archives de France - Étude des publics des activités culturelles dans le réseau des archives départementales et municipales

Library of Congress - Recommended Formats Statement 2015-2016

National Archives of Australia - Australian Government Recordkeeping Metadata Standard (Version 2.2)

Archives New Zealand - Amending a Disposal Authority

De la communauté / From the community
Saskatchewan Council for Archives and Archivists - Constitution and Bylaws (Amended June 2015)

National Information Standards Organization - SUSHI-Lite: Deploying SUSHI as a Lightweight Protocol for Exchanging Usage via Web Services (Draft)

University of York and University of Hull - Filling the Digital Preservation Gap: a Jisc Research Data Spring project: Phase One Report

Lancaster University - Data Management Administration Online: Phase 1 Report

Big UK Domain Data for the Arts and Humanities - Project Case Studies

Article - The Colonial Continuum: Archives, Access, and Power

The American Archivist, no. 78, no. 1 (Spring-Summer 2015)

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 21, no. 7-8 (July/August 2015)

Code4lib Journal, no. 29 (2015)

Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, vol. 10, no. 1 (2015)

Archives, vol. 45, no. 2 (2013-2014)

Journal of the Japan Society for Archival Science, no. 22 (June 2015)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 5, no. 6 (June 2015)

The Halcyon: the Newsletter of the Friend of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library (University of Toronto), no. 55 (June 2015)

Book - Archival Research and Education: Selected Papers from the 2014 Archival Education and Research Institute Conference

Book - Canadian Integrated Dance Database: Standards Manual and Collier Descriptor Thesaurus

Book - Data as a Service: a Framework for Providing Re-Usable Enterprise Data Services

Book - A Librarian's Guide to Graphs, Data and the Semantic Web 

eBook - The Internet of Garbage

Book - Historical Justice and Memory

Book - Engineering the Web in the Big Data Era

Book - Deep Mapping the Media City

Book - Discover Irish Land Records

Livre - Les vocabulaires locaux du patrimoine : traductions, négociations et transformations 

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Congrès des milieux documentaires du Québec
18 au 20 novembre, 2015, Montréal

Webinar - Preservation in Practice: Too Broken to be Archived?
July 20, 2015

Webinar - Reporting on Research Data Alliance Digital Humanities Outreach Efforts
July 29, 2015

Webinar - Introduction to ALIADA, Automatic publication under Linked Data Paradigm of Library Data 
July 29, 2015

Webinar - Archival Advantage to Improve Management of Born-digital Materials with Archival Expertise
August 11, 2015

Archiving 2016
April 19-22, 2016, Washington D.C.

International Council on Archives - Creating the Best Business Archive (Presentations Available)
June 15-16, 2015, Milan (Italy)

Sur le web / On the web
Legal Archives Society of Alberta - New Website

International Council on Archives President's Intervention at the 9th International Seminar of Archives of Iberian Tradition 

U.S. Federal Deposit Library Program - Digitization Projects Registry Now Available

VeraPDF Validation Library v0.2.0

Slidecast - Enabling Complex Analysis of Large Scale Digital Collections: Phase II Pitch

Slidecast - A Bilingual Repository for Bilingual Content: a Case Study involving Digital Repository of Ireland and RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta

Slidecast - Research Data for the Arts and Humanities: What? Why? How? 

Slidecast - PDF: Myths vs Facts 

Catholic Archives Society now on Twitter

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

RCMP quietly stops naming victims, citing Privacy Act

Reopening of Library and Archives Canada's preservation collection

For Better or For Worse: Library and Archives Canada’s collection of Lynn Johnston’s iconic comic strips

Library and Archives Canada Focus Groups

British Library - Canada in the UK: waiting and training in WW1

Canadiana - Early women's magazines, 2015

Alberta - Shredding ban lifted after internal government review finds full compliance

Provincial Archives of Alberta - Judicial District of Red Deer Sous-fonds now Described

Archives of Manitoba - First World War Letters Online

Samuel Holland map of Prince Edward Island on display in Charlottetown

A digitized copy of Samuel Holland's 1765 map of Prince Edward Island is now available at the Prince Edward Island Archives

New Brunswick - Grand Manan Museum brings historic journal to the island

Accès du ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux au Dossier Santé Québec : la Commission d'accès à l'information effectue les vérifications qui s'imposent

La Cinémathèque québécoise se refait une beauté

BAnQ - Pauline Julien, de comédienne à chanteuse

University of Victoria picture likely connected to Pamplona Bibles 

Simon Fraser University digitizes a world-class selection of Aldines

University of British Columbia - Discover Lost Ancient Egyptian Papyri

University of British Columbia - Rare Books and Special Collections mentioned on CBC's Windsor Morning (papyri from Roman-age Egypt)

Prime ministers statues have no place at Wilfrid Laurier University

Musée de la civilisation excavates the stories behind aboriginal artifacts

Here are immigration statistics Vancouver isn’t supposed to see. Why the secrecy?

Esquimalt (B.C.) shelves heritage body 

Cambridge (Ont.) - City looks to relocate archives in Galt core

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Ont.) - What Do Archivists Do All Day?

De 30 000 à 50 000 clichés du photojournaliste Jacques Nadeau emportés dans un cambriolage

Association des archivistes du Québec - L’archiviste Sisyphe, ou le mythe de l’éternel recommencement

E-book sales are flattening, but does that mean the technology is dying as consumers unplug?

Afrique / Africa
Cameroun - Le professeur Achille Mbembe: à quand l’ouverture de nos archives à nous?

Cameroun : lutte pour l'indépendance : comprendre la déclassification des archives

Congo - Commission électorale nationale indépendante : lancement de la formation des formateurs des archivistes 

Sénégal : la négligence des archives dans l'administration freine le développement 

Rarely Seen Photos of the Historic Fifth Pan-African Congress to Go on Display in London

Nigeria - Access to information citizens' right: vice-presidential candidate Yemi Osinbajo

South Africa - Memory loss hobbles democracy (by Verne Harris)

Amériques / Americas
White House to make public records more public

Library of Congress' Twitter archive is a huge #FAIL

Exploring Web Archiving at the Library of Congress

NARA - New Releases from the National Declassification Center

National Archives to Open Additional Ethel and Julius Rosenberg Grand Jury Transcripts

NARA - Building Bridges between the Worlds of the Deaf and Hearing, Archives and Knowledge

National Library of Medicine Digitizes Unique Early English Books, Allowing Free Online Access

Filmmaker Laura Poitras Sues U.S. Government For Ignored Freedom of Information Act Request

Struggling to Preserve: Washington DC's Archives and Public Records Office

Yale University - Beinecke Library digitizing 2,000 largely undiscovered videocassettes

Harvard Art Museums join Google Cultural Institute; digital initiative allows increased accessibility

Iowa State University Library Special Collections - Cutting and pasting: alumni scrapbooks

Visions of the Past: Texas Tech to house collection of historic manuscripts

St. Lawrence University to digitally archive large collection of street art

The delights of encountering the original manuscript for Alice in Wonderland

Seventh-day Adventist Church cofounder Ellen White Letters and Manuscripts to Be Released

Judge to city of Sacramento: don't delete emails

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
The National Library of Australia and the Australian National University have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding

Australia - New South Wales: public losing faith in laws meant to ensure access to government information

Australia - Strangest items lost and found at Queensland State Library

Archives New Zealand finishes the first cycle of Public Records Act 2005 audits

Japan - Nagoya war archives enable viewers to look inward

Japan - Tokyo printing firm to digitize 55 historic globes for viewing online

Pakistan - National Museum Has World’s Rarest Manuscripts of Holy Quran

Europe / Europa
Google accidentally reveals data on right to be forgotten requests 

Interview with Isabella van Elferen, member of the User Advisory Panel in Europeana Sounds

Russian Archives Cast Doubt on Legends of Soviet War Heroes

Moscow creates taskforce to identify suspected remains of tsar's children

10 years anniversary of the Netarchive (Netarkivet), the Danish national web archive

German police confiscate Kafka and Brod manuscripts suspected to smuggled from Israel

Planned German Cultural Protection Law Stirs Controversy

Netherlands - Henrik Willem Mesdag watercolour unearthed by National Archives

In Italy Now we Have the First LGBTQ Audiovisual Archive

Go to the source: Vatican archives help scholars make sense of history

A Conversation With the Keeper of the Picasso Archives 

Cyprus - Bill coming to boost public's access to information

Luxembourg - The National Archives have put 6,500 pictures of Luxembourg online

France - Quels seront les nouveaux profils de l’administration numérique de demain ?

France - Données publiques : l’échelle des priorités

Un site américain pillait les archives de l'Institut national de l'audiovisuel

The Osmothèque: France’s library of smells is a breath of fresh air 

Découvrez les aérodromes de la Grande guerre avec atlas et smartphone

Ireland - Gerry Adams will not face prosecution in McConville case (reopened using Boston College Oral History tapes)

Ireland - We must fight watering down of Freedom of Information Act

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed

UK National Archives - More Cabinet Office files from 1986 released

British Library - One million Twitter followers

British Library - Web Archive Legal Deposit: a Double-Edged Sword

British Stand Up Comedy Archive’s audiovisual collections

Charles Dickens' notes solve the mystery of unidentified Victorian authors

Gossiping into the Archive: Authority and Speech in the Colonial Archive

Carmarthenshire Archives: an Update

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Egypt - Parchment Manuscripts Discovered at Oxyrhynchus

Turkey - Archives relating to corruption investigations destroyed, news portal claims

Stolen Seljuk manuscripts returned to Turkey from U.S.

ISIS-Looted Art Is Finding its Way Into the British Antiquities Market

International copyright reform for libraries and archives held back by European Union

Comité international Olympique: sept ans pour restaurer un siècle d'histoire des jeux Olympiques

Guidance for the Digitisation of Audio Archives

Archiving Anarchy: No One Will Save your Film But you

Audiovisual Archives and the Context Conundrum

Major repository networks agree to collaborate on data exchange, technological development, and metadata

How Do you Preserve your Personal Data Forever? We Ask an Expert

Data archives: potential revenue stream or cause for chaos? 

Using Twitter as a data source: an overview of current social media research tools

Museums are using virtual reality to preserve the past: before it’s too late

Wisdom of the Crowd: Digital Collections

Quip Is Trying to Kill the File, and it's Both Intriguing and Kind of Frightening

Where is the pedagogy in digital art history?

Digital Government Is the New Social Network

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