Thursday, 14 July 2016

Vol. 9, no. 46

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
France - Loi no 2016-925 du 7 juillet 2016 relative à la liberté de la création, à l'architecture et au patrimoine 

U.S.A. - An Act to Improve the Freedom of Information Act

New Zealand Sound & Vision - Strategic Plan 2016-2024: an Audiovisual Archive for all New Zealanders

Paper - Improving Access to Europe's Digital Audio Archives: the Bibliothèque nationale de France and Europeana Sounds

De la communauté / From the community
University of Toronto - Response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada

Society of American Archivists - Statement on Draft Revision of Copyright Act Section 108

Rare Books and Manuscripts Section & Society of American Archivists - Guidelines for Primary Source Literacy (for Feedback)

PREservation FORMAts for Culture Information (PREFORMA) - Monitoring of the Open Source Project Implementation & First Prototype Report

Arclight Guidebook to Media History and the Digital Humanities

Archives and Manuscripts, vol. 44, no. 2 (July 2016)

Information Management, vol. 50, no. 4 (July/August 2016)

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 22, no. 7-8 (July-August 2016)

Radical Teacher, vol. 105, 2016 (Special Issue: Archives and Radical Education)

Information & Culture: a Journal of History, vol. 51, no. 3 (2016)

Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada, vol. 53, no. 2 (2015)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 6, no. 6 (June 2016)

Historic Libraries Forum, no. 34 (July 2016)

Cathedral Libraries and Archives Association Newsletter (Summer 2016)

Signatures: the Magazine of Library and Archives Canada (Spring/Summer 2016)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 35, no. 3 (Spring 2016)

Association of Research Libraries Spec Kit - Affordable Course Content and Open Educational Resources

Master Thesis - Activist Social Media Archiving: Practices, Challenges, and Opportunities

Book - Managing Local Government Archives

Book - Hidden Hemingway: Inside the Ernest Hemingway Archives of Oak Park

Book - Discover Digital Libraries: Theory and Practice

Book - Introduction to Metadata (Third Edition)

Book - Starring Amsterdam: Photographs from 1960-1980

Book - Story of my Life: a Workbook for Preserving your Legacy

Book - Big Data: Principles and Paradigms

Livre - L'avenir du passé : art contemporain et politiques de l'archive

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Centre régional d'archives de l'Outaouais - La vêture des Canadiens de Louis XV avant la Conquête
8 septembre 2016, Gatineau

Council of Archives New Brunswick and Council of Nova Scotia Archives Copyright Workshop
October 17-18, 2016, Sackville (New Brunswick)

Free Online Course - Social Media Analytics: Using Data to Understand Public Conversations
Starting July, 18, 2016

Free Webinar - Digital Public Library of America Genealogy and Family History Workshop
July 26, 2016

Web Seminar - Copyright Issues in Institutional Repositories and Digital Archives
August 18, 2016

Dublin Core at 21
August 19, 2016, Dublin (Ohio)

Europeana Sounds 2016: Unlocking Sound Collections
November 4, 2016, Vilnius (Lithuania)

Cultural Heritage: Reuse, Remake, Reimagine
November 21-22, 2016, Berlin

Illumination of Material Culture: a Symposium on Computational Photography and Reflectance Transformation Imaging
March 7-8, 2017, New York

Rencontres nationales sur les formations aux métiers des bibliothèques, des archives et de la documentation (vidéos disponibles)
23-24 mai 2016, Villeurbane (France)

Webinar - The "Tu Darmstadt" Copyright Case Neatly Explained (Recording Available)
June 8, 2016

Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (Recordings Available)
July 6-8, 2016, Oxford

Sur le web / On the web
Archives de l'État en Belgique - Plus de 6.000 photographies de la Grande Guerre en ligne

UK National Archives Podcast - 100 Years of the Women's Institute: the Acceptable Face of Feminism

Vidéo - L'Instance vérité et dignité en Tunisie: quelles leçons pour la justice transitionnelle ? 

D-Place: Massive Open-Access Database on Human Cultures 

Slidecast - Exploring and Discovering Archive-it Collections with Warcbase

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada - A greater sisterhood: the Women's Rights struggle in Canada

Library and Archives Canada - Drawn from history: Canadian political figures in comics

Library and Archives Canada - Who will make good? The Land Development Records of the Canadian National Railway and its corporate predecessors

Coltman Report transcription phase complete

50-year-old Inuit drawings offer snapshot of life in the Arctic

Ontario Court of Appeal majority says no Charter right to text in private

Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Withdraws Legal Action against Toronto Police 

Royal Ontario Museum - Game Jam 

Archives Association of Ontario - Welcome to our new Archeion Assistant, Niloufar Ameli

Manitoba - No secrets in Tory document release

Archives of Manitoba - Panoramic Photo of the 61st Battalion: where's George Battershill?

Archives Alberta - Common Ground: Disaster Psychology and Vicarious Resilience

Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador - Have a voice in the Collective Memories Project

B.C. - Former ministry staffer George Gretes expected to plead guilty in triple-delete scandal

B.C. government building smartphone app to authenticate your identity

BAnQ - Les archives des Jeux olympiques de Montréal : une mine de renseignements

Des ancêtres aux horizons variés : BAnQ Québec exposera au Pavillon Casault des documents exceptionnels sur le peuplement de la Nouvelle-France

SaskPower case latest of many privacy breaches

Vickery Bowles, Toronto's City Librarian, selected to be Vice President of

Better access to justice in Canada? There's an app for that

Visualizing the Past: Mapping, GIS, and Teaching Historical Consciousness

Mary Agnes Fitzgibbon, or, how I went from national to university archives

Jewish Museum & Archives of B.C. - A Report from the Archives

Jewish walking tour tells story of how Vancouver has evolved 

Access commission orders city of Montreal to make losing contract bids public

Tumbler Ridge (B.C.) Community Forest gives Archives Grant

The U.S.-Canada border runs through this tiny library: meet the only library in the world that operates in two countries at once

Archivist Interview: Meet Melissa Caza, Ontario Jewish Archives

Afrique / Africa
Une plateforme en ligne pour les archives photographiques de l'Afrique francophone

Bénin: le fonds du photographe Cosme Dossa numérisé par l'École du patrimoine africain

Tunisie - Mahmoud Triki offre sa bibliothèque personnelle à la Bibliothèque nationale

Lost and Found Photos from a South African Portrait Studio

An Intern Reflects: Six Month Internship at South African History Archive

Amériques / Americas
A rare find: African voices in the Costa Rican National Archives

Senate Confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congress

Library of Congress Acquires Archives of the American Association of Geographers

Culture of Secrecy in Federal Government Increasingly Undermines Freedom of Information Act

MuckRock is launching a national database of Freedom of Information Act exemptions

Why Freedom of Information Act Is Broken, from a Government Worker's Perspective

95%: Describing the National Archives' Holdings

The Wartime Films Project: Taking a User-Centered Design Approach at NARA

The code that took America to the moon was just published to GitHub, and it's like a 1960s time capsule

The FBI has collected 430,000 iris scans in a so-called pilot program

Letting go so others may learn: Museum seeks personal artifacts for Holocaust Museum

Holocaust Museum no place for a PokeStop, Pokemon Go players told

Pokemon Go has come to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and that's a good thing

Society of American Archivists - Sound and vision: using video to tell the tales of archives and archivists

Archiving Arkansas: State archives offer plethora of jewels for research buffs

Indiana - State archives building headed to Indiana University, Purdue University Indianapolis campus

Louisiana State Archives - The Life of a Rookie Archivist

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Unlocking the past with the future of imaging

Princeton goes open access to stop staff handing all copyright to journals, unless waiver granted 

Indiana University digitization initiative preserves more than 100K items in first year

First impressions of University of Michigan's new Orson Welles papers

Recovering the history of University of Wisconsin's first African-American students 

The Digital in the Humanities: an Interview with Sharon M. Leon, associate professor of history at George Mason University

George Eastman Museum Acquires Key Items in Cinematography History

Collection of photographs provides rare snapshot of changing times for 19th century Plains Indians

Archives used to generate Google map of New York City circa 1900

As Seattle moves to online public records portal, concerns emerge over policy changes

Chicago - Police Disciplinary Records Dating to 1967 Must Be Made Public, Court Rules

Queens Family Court Ditches Paper for Digital Records

Boeing archivist outlasts five CEOs protecting 100 years of history

70-year-old notes had been found in cafe's dirty dish tray: family of found WWII love letters located

On the Other Side of the Window: Being an Archives Researcher

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Elizabeth Caplice (National Library archivist), who won fans with her honest cancer blog, dies age 32

Japan - Tokyo High Court overturns man's right to be forgotten

Hiroshima survivors' art held in UK to be returned to Japan

China Focus: Japanese archives confirm Chinese settled on South China Sea islands

Interview with Jennifer Chang, Co-founder of Archives of Modern Chinese Art

First World War Letters From Women of Dulmial Village, Pakistan

Europe / Europa
European Union copyright rules holding back cultural institutions

The Grandmother of Kabul pays a special visit to the NATO Archives

New copyright management model to be developed: Russian Culture Ministry

How the first Russian car was presented in archival photographs

Ukraine posted online 380 archive documents about Volyn massacre

Hungary - Save the Georg Lukács Archive

Spain - Honoring García Lorca's Genius: a Bout over a $22 Million Archive

Spain - Q&A with Esteve Riambau, Filmoteca de Catalunya

Researcher finds first example of children's doodles from the medieval period

The Vatican just digitized this 1,600-year-old epic

The Vatican Digital Library is Now Online. Here's what you Need to Know

Details emerge of how Auschwitz blueprints transferred from Germany to Israel

Valuable Bach manuscript goes under the hammer

Le jour où on a imprimé le premier livre

Luxembourg - L'avenir des archives historiques du Service de renseignement de l'État est réglé

Archives nationales de France - Michel Rocard, l'Histoire, la politique, l'archive

Bordeaux : une édition de 1588 des Essais de Montaigne disponible en ligne

Un dessin de Degas volé par les nazis adjugé 462.500 euros

Les bases de données Pascal et Francis en accès libre sur le web

National Library of Ireland - The Liam O'Leary Archive

Wales - Hear the long lost recording of Italian opera legend Pavarotti discovered hidden in festival archive

UK Information Commissioner Office - General Data Protection Regulation still relevant for the UK

Taskforce to Gauge Brexit Effects on UK Museums

UK National Archives - Heresy, sacrilege and exhumation: uncovering excommunication records 

UK National Archives - Food for thought? Rationing and the Second World War 

Food for Thought: Food Technology Resources at the British Library

Intelligence mapping of British East Africa: a new online resource from the British Library

British Academy - Cold War archival documents published for the first time

National Health Service seeks cure for its costly digital headache

Unseen Beatrix Potter illustrations discovered in stately home

Lest we Forget: a poet's reflections on the Battle of the Somme

York village archives may be destroyed

Transforming Archives: St. George's Chapel Archives 

Opera magazine launches complete digital archive

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Syria - UNESCO Director-General deplores heavy damages at the National Museum of Aleppo

No, Digitization Is Preservation

Liberating data: how libraries and librarians can help researchers with text and data mining

Announcing the development of SocArXiv, an open social science archive

Digital toxic waste (or why metadata shouldn't live forever)

Professionnels de l'information et humanités numériques : compétences, formation, métier

How Metadata Makes Big Data Manageable: Explained by the Digital Photo Example

Why Pokemon Go and the Library is a perfect partnership

The Peril and Promise of Pokémon GO for Museums and Heritage Sites

Questions you need to ask when developing a digital strategy

The Art of Handwriting

A look inside Facebook's data center

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