Thursday, 11 February 2016

Vol. 9, no. 24

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
British Columbia - Privacy Management and Accountability Policy

UK National Archives - The Digital Landscape in Government 2014-2015

UK National Archives - The Application of Technology Assisted Review to Born-digital Records Transfer, Inquiries and Beyond

Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision - Digital Preservation Sound and Vision: Policy, Standards and Procedures

NARA - General Records Schedules (now Available in CSV Format)

NARA - Coloring Book of Patents 2016

Ireland Data Protection Commissioner - Data Sharing in the Public Sector (Updated Version)

De la communauté / From the community
Information and Records Management Society - New Records Management Toolkit for Schools

Filling the Digital Preservation Gap: a Jisc Research Data Spring Project Phase Two Report

Interface Specification: RDF Representation

The Current State of Software Preservation

Records Management Journal, vol. 26, no. 1 (2016)

Liber Quarterly: the Journal of the Association of Research Libraries, vol. 25, no. 3 (2016)

Interactions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies, vol. 12, no. 1, 2016 (Special Issue on Gender in Education and Information Studies)

Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada, vol. 53, no. 1 (2015)

Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, vol. 10, no. 4 (2015)

Book - Digitizing your Collection: Public Library Success Stories

Book - Tracing your Ancestors through Local History Records

Book - Research Methods for Reading Digital Data in the Digital Humanities

Book - Quality and the Academic Library: Reviewing, Assessing and Enhancing Service Provision

Book - Practical Tips for Facilitating Research

Book - Library Volunteers Welcome: Strategies for Attracting, Retaining and Making the Most of Willing Helpers

Book - Heritage, Democracy and the Public: Nordic Approaches

Book - Bone Rooms: from Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in Museums

Livre - Digital stories : arts, design et cultures transmédia

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
University of Saskatchewan Archives & Special Collections - Exhibit: 60 Years of Educational Publishing in Saskatchewan
February 1 - April , 2016, Saskatoon

Archives and Privacy: Tension and Synergies
February 25, 2016, Toronto 

Ontario Women's Activism at the Archives
February 25, 2016, Archives of Ontario

Symposium: Medieval Manuscripts in Canada
March 18, 2016, Victoria

Ottawa Gene-O-Rama
April 1-2, 2016, Ottawa

Image/Interface Symposium
May 13-14, 2016, Toronto

Catholic Archivist Group Annual Conference
May 16-19, 2016, Halifax

Un projet de prototype pour la visualisation en graphe de métadonnées archivistiques
15 février 2015, Paris

Cours en ligne massif et ouvert - Web sémantique et web de données
7 mars au 1er mai 2016

Webinar - Becoming a Data-driven Organization: Aligning Business & Data Strategy
March 23, 2016

International Council on Archives Section on Business Archives 2016 Conference 
April 4-5 2016, Atlanta (United States)

Pérenniser l'éphémère : archivage et médias sociaux
9 et 10 mai 2016, Université catholique de Louvain (Belgique)

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives 47th Annual Conference 
September 24-29, 2016, Washington D.C.

Archives et bibliothèques à l'ère des humanités numériques
19 et 20 Octobre 2016, Tunis

Webinar - How Global Records Management Practices and Standards Are Evolving for Business (Recording now Available)
February 5, 2016

Sur le web / On the web
New Blog - Information Commissioner of Canada

Podcast - Shakespeare 400th: Rare Books Exhibit in Toronto

Archives de l'État en Belgique - Vidéo: Projet Jusinbellgium (sur les crimes de guerre)

Video - Rosa Parks Collection: Telling her Story at the Library of Congress

Video - Emulation and Virtualization as Preservation Strategies

Video - Fort Hare University (South Africa) on a Digitisation Drive of their Archives

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Open government push requires cultural shift in public service, federal documents warn

Open government at a crossroad: Canada needs better funding and access to information reform

Federal privacy watchdog wants info on agency tracking peaceful protests

Identifying the Implications of the Schrems Decision in Canada: Connecting the Dots on Data Transfers between Canada, the EU and the U.S.

Library and Archives Canada - The Persons Case, 1929

Ottawa urged to boost museum funding to restore aging buildings
Annual Archives Week in Saskatchewan reminder history is important

Saskatchewan - Celebration of Archives Week with Launch of New Video Commemorating First World War

Saskatoon archivist Jeff O’Brien: the importance of archives in day-to-day life

Nova Scotia launches open data portal

Growth by discovery: using Nova Scotia's open data

Expansion to Yukon Archives vault announced

Yukon Archives opens doors to public with Archives à la Carte

Ontario Information watchdog reminds politicians about email transparency rules

Faire du Québec le champion des mégadonnées

The Future of Public History Programs in Canada

Archival Literacy and the Role of Universities in Archival Instruction

University of Saskatchewan embraces new partnership with National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

Ryerson University - Special Collections: Celebrating 10 Years

University of Toronto - Dr. Ursula Franklin's archival papers now open to researchers

University of Waterloo - Professor Ian Milligan Awarded the CSDH/SCHN 2016 Outstanding Early Career Award

University of Alberta student paper going digital

Ottawa's central library project is not in good hands

Toronto Public Library home to long forgotten Valentine's Day postcards

Winnipeg - City's indigenous file needs more work

B.C. - Delving into Coquitlam's rich history

Smiths Falls (Ont.) - Archival coordinator helps town museum get ready for anniversary, Canada 150

Centre d'archives régional des Îles de la Madeleine - Capsule de conservation : photographies

Archives Bois-Francs voit le jour

Les Jardins de Métis mettent en valeur leurs archives

Ghomeshi e-mails reveal growing legal importance of digital debri

Afrique / Africa
Mali - Timbuktu: 900-year-old ceremony re-consecrates mausoleums destroyed by armed groups

Togo - Vers la bonne gestion des patrimoines documentaires

Togo - Les archives, un trésor à préserver

Vie d'archiviste : Adama Aly, Banque Centrale des États de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (Sénégal)

Amériques / Americas
White House - Open Data: Empowering Americans to Make Data-Driven Decisions

Classified Information Found in Personal Emails of Colin Powell, Aides to Condoleezza Rice

Feds fight disclosure of Hillary Clinton Whitewater indictment drafts

What the government is still hiding about the JFK assassination

CIA now posting its historic X-Files reports online

Keeping Our Tools Sharp: Approaching the Annual Review of the Library of Congress Recommended Formats Statement

NARA - When a Workprint is the Only Print

Texas State Library and Archives - FAQ: what's the Deal with Social Media?

Lansing man donates rare slavery document to Michigan Archives

The Washington State Library illuminates rural digital collections with visual mapping

In Orwellian move, North Carolina State Archives blocks access to death penalty photo

University of Texas - Alumna to Create Comprehensive Archive of the Black Diaspora

University of Texas - Harry Ransom Center's world-renowned photography collection energized by new acquisitions

University of Michigan Acquires Archive of Filmmaker Nancy Savoca

Princeton University - Ensuring Born-Digital Access at the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library

Columbia University - The Art of Repairing and Digitizing a 400-year-old 3D Book

The University of Virginia-led APTrust is a coalition of 17 universities committed to preserving and protecting a diverse digital record 

University of California, Irvine - Born-Digital and in the Virtual Reading Room

Digitizing an oversize poster collection: institutional Scanning at Yeshiva University

Los Angeles and Esri Launch New Open Data Platform

Warner settles Happy Birthday copyright suit for $14 million

Online legal publishers squabble over the right to copyright the law

Salem Witch Trial Judge's Psalm Book Brings $221k at Swann

Getting Medieval with Big Data: David J. Herlihy (1930-1991), the first digital historian

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
War veterans are up in arms about a plan to destroy records and case files held by Archives New Zealand

New Zealand - Public Records are a matter of Public Record

New South Wales State Records (Australia) - Records and information management FAQs: what to do with removable media after records are captured into corporate systems

No More Gatekeepers! Social media engagement breaks down barriers within the archival sector

Japan gets serious about cybersecurity as Olympics approach

Building Digital Libraries in Mongolia

India - Official Secrets Act: panel seeks to ease criteria for classifying info 

Europe / Europa
Europe's top court mulls legality of hyperlinks to copyrighted content

European Union Commission and United States agree on new framework for transatlantic data flows: EU-US Privacy Shield

Transcriptorium: the Journey to a Crowdsourcing Platform

Nobody Knew these Horrifying Color Photographs of the Lodz Ghetto (Poland) Existed

Wikimedia Foundation removes the Diary of Anne Frank due to copyright law requirements

Netherlands - Download Hundreds of Van Gogh Paintings, Sketches & Letters in High Resolution

Spanish government using courts to avoid freedom of information requests

Portuguese Web Archive - The Case for the Preservation of Research & Development Project Websites

Ancient Greek manuscripts reveal life lessons from the Roman empire

Vatican invites Turkish researchers to its archive

Switzerland - The treasured Montreux Jazz Festival archive is now online

Suisse - Création, semis et palabres: un projet d'archivage de création artistique en danse

France - Patrimoine écrit : comment l'État enrichit les collections publiques
Les Archives Nationales de Paris, le lieu qui garde l'histoire

France - Effets de manche et fait d'archives : des lycéens de Vernon dans la peau d'un avocat

Les archives sont une source essentielle dans la restauration de vêtements de Haute Couture

Bilketa, a new online resource for Basque collections

Ireland - National Archives permits us to learn from mistakes

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh - Completed online archives catalogue of 30,000 historical medical records

Digital Past 2016: Cynefin Is an Innovative Project To Digitise all the Tithe Maps of Wales

Thousand year old tradition of printing Britain's laws on vellum has been scrapped to save just £80,000

UK launches digitisation programme of Indian manuscripts

British Museum - A medieval alchemical book reveals new secrets

London School of Economics releases Ambedkar archives

British Deaf Association film archive includes rare footage of 1930s Yorkshire vs Lancashire match

Historical archive of Berrow's Worcester Journal is in safe hands

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel - UNESCO recognizes Newton's theological manuscripts as Memory of the World

Aleppo Codex named world treasure by UNESCO

National Library of Israel - 30 Years to Nathan Sharansky's Release: Saving a Little Book of Tehilim

Saving Yemen's heritage, heart and soul of classical Islamic tradition

Can Yemen's Unparalleled Collection of Manuscripts be Saved?

The Dubai Digital Library aims to preserve national heritage, culture and identity: here's how

These Rebels Have Amassed a Library from Syria's Ruins

Turkey - Istanbul Memories displayed in personal archive

The Scientists who Are Deciphering Unreadable Ancient Texts

What Is the Future of the Photo Archive?

Historic Photographic Processes in a Nutshell

Can web tools tell you if a photo is fake?

The Rarefied World of Rare Book Collecting Is Not a Dying Art

How the Phonograph Changed Music Forever

Getting started with linked data

TIFF compression? Use discretion

Yahoo Has Decided to Scale Down Flickr

The challenge of saving lives with big data

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