Thursday, 17 November 2016

Vol. 10, no. 12

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
UK National Archives - Information Management Assessment Programme: Good Practice Report 

National Archives of Australia and National Archives of Australia Advisory Council - Annual Report 2015-2016

Archives de l'État du Valais (Suisse) - Gérer les documents et les archives d'une association

NARA - Guidance Relating to President-Elect Transition Team Materials

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report & Disposal Schedule: Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives

Commission nationale informatique & libertés (France) - Synthèse de la consultation des professionnels sur le règlement européen sur la protection des données

De la communauté / From the community
Réseau des services d'archives du Québec - Rapport annuel 2015-2016

International Council on Archives - Basic Principles on the Role of Archivists and Records Managers in Support of Human Rights 

Swisspeace - A Conceptual Framework for Dealing with the Past (Second Edition)

Europeana - New Rights Statements

Paper - Confronting our Failure of Care Around the Legacies of Marginalized People in the Archives

Article - Methods for User-Centered Design and Evaluation of Text Analysis Tools in a Digital History Project

Information Management, vol. 50, no. 6 (November-December 2016)

Library Hi Tech, vol. 34, no. 4 (2016)

Library of Congress Magazine, vol. 5, no. 6 (November-December 2016)

Passim : bulletin des Archives littéraires suisses, no. 18 (2016)

Sound Archivist: Newsletter of the Seattle Area Archivists, vol. 3, no. 2 (Fall 2016)

Book - Memory in Motion: Archives, Technology, and the Social

Book - Advances in Research Using the C-SPAN Archives

Book - The Borders of Dominicanidad: Race, Nation, and Archives of Contradiction

Book - The Memory of Genocide in Tasmania, 1803-2013: Scars on the Archive

Book - Curating America: Journeys through Storyscapes of the American Past

Book - Managing Indoor Climate Risks in Museums

Book - Collective Memory and the Historical Past

Book - Research Methods in Library and Information Science (Sixth Edition)

Book - The Semiotics of Emoji: the Rise of Visual Language in the Age of the Internet

Book - Digital Fingerprinting

Book - Internet of Things: from Hype to Reality: the Road to Digitization

Book - Memory Unbound: Tracing the Dynamics of Memory Studies

Book - Photo Forensics

Livre - L'image d'archives: une image en devenir

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Semaine nationale de la généalogie à Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
19 novembre 2016, Plusieurs endroits au Québec

La diffusion des archives sur le Web
14 décembre 2016, Montréal

ACA@UBC 2017 
February 9-10, 2017, Vancouver

Webinar - The Pirate Queen of Ireland
November 23, 2016

Digitisation of Heritage and Orphan Works
November 30, 2016, Brussels (Belgium)

Webinar - Using Archivematica to Preserve Research Data (Recording Available)
November 8, 2016

Data Science and Visualization Institute for Librarians 
April 24-28, 2017, Raleigh (North Carolina)

Where Next for Repositories? (Presentations Available)
November 10, 2016, Ottawa

31st National Conference of the Australian Society of Archivist (Some Videos Available)
October 17-21, 2016, Parramatta
Dr Laura Millar, On the Crest of a Wave: Transforming the Archival Future:
Mike Jones, Ubiquitous Archives:
Professor Deb Verhoeven, From Here to Ubiquity:
Associate Professor Tim Sherratt, Turning the Inside Out (Keynote Address):
Cassie Findlay, Archival Activism: Collaboration and Transformation (Keynote Address):
Cassie Findlay, Decentralised Trust through Computation and New Models for Recordkeeping:
Chris Hurley, Access to Archives (& Other Records) in the Digital Age:

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast - Wilfrid Laurier: it's Complicated

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Video - First World War: Moving Final Tributes from the Somme

Video - Leonard Cohen's Letters at McMaster University (with Myron Groover)

Vidéo - Vincent Larivière : l'oligopole des grands éditeurs commerciaux 

Slidecast - Wikipedia Visiting Scholarship at the McMaster University Library

Digital Public Library of America - Gif it Up 2016 Winners

Director of the National Library of Medicine - New Blog

Video - What's the Process for Updating Texas State Library and Archives Commission's Retention Schedules?

Baladodiffusion - Archives : comment est conservée la mémoire du web

Slidecast - From Mass Digitization to Description: Indiana University’s Strategy to Overcome the Next Great Challenge

Slidecast - Linked Open Data for the Humanities and Social Sciences 

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world


Top-secret RCMP files show digital roadblocks thwarting criminal investigations in Canada

Overnight Security Guards Keep Finding Classified or Protected Documents Around Parliament

Federal Court dismisses Blacklock's copyright case

How you can help StatCan test crowdsourcing in mapping Ottawa's buildings

Editorial: Shared Services Canada shows the sprawling chaos of big government

Library and Archives Canada - Supporting our Documentary Heritage: new Memorandum of Understanding with l'École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information

BAnQ - Parrainage d'orphelins de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale

BAnQ - Le Bal des petits souliers de la Ligue de la jeunesse féminine

BAnQ - Portrait de Leonard Cohen par Rosengarten

Council of Archives New Brunswick - Volunteering Award

Archives Alberta - Identifying the Digital Print

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: Dear Kid

Newfoundland Woman Interned in German Prison Camp

Access Copyright projecting 55 per cent drop in 2017 royalties

Amateur WWI history database getting overhaul from University of Victoria

Project offers glimpse of people behind names on memorials

A legend dies: University of Toronto's Fisher Library is home to nearly 100 boxes of Leonard Cohen's letters, manuscripts

McMaster University library's collection of Leonard Cohen’s letters and manuscripts offer an intimate view of the writer's life

Saint Paul University - Vatican's vast archive opens new door to Canadian history

Brandon University to save Manitoba Pool Elevators archives

University of Alberta Museums Seeks Help from the Crowd in Beetle Digitization Effort

The untold history of northern Ontario's soldiers

Centre d'archives de la Grande Zone argileuse - De l'Écosse à Timmins

Web Archives for Historical Research Group Receives Support from Microsoft Research

Toronto International Film Festival acquires nearly 1,500 film prints for preservation 

Toronto's Bata Shoe Museum unlocks the past through historic collection

Roots of Toronto's black community run deeper than you might think

The Financial Post and the Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad anti-Toronto Library Op-ed

How perfectly ripping: a glimpse of Vancouver over the decades

Vancouver Legacies Program photographs now online

Writing Home: Montreal exhibit features poignant letters from Canadian soldiers

Friends of the City of Ottawa Archives: City Archivist's Report

My London (Ontario): vintage photos give unlikely glimpses into past

Prince Rupert City and Regional Archives (B.C.) - The North Coast archivist

Newfoundland - Digitizing the Mount Pearl Oral History Project

Colourized photos of First World War bring Canadian history to life

Olde Gaol Museum (Ontario) receive's $250,000 to develop new traveling exhibit on Alma Finnie, the first woman to ever vote in a federal election 

Book of 65 sketches found by Canadian and published worldwide is disputed by Amsterdam museum

Processing archival collections en masse with Warcbase

Gestion documentaire en Haïti : entrevue avec Maude Doyon

Centre du patrimoine de Saint-Boniface - Aline Campagne : de Folle Avoine en 1979 à la codirection de la chorale Blés au Vent en 2016

Ontario librarian brings Remembrance Day to life one note at a time

Afrique / Africa
Fédération panafricaine des cinéastes : les archives des pays africains se portent mal

Tunisie - Instance Vérité et Dignité : le ministère de l'Intérieur refuse de nous communiquer les archives

Tunisie - L'Instance Vérité et Dignité exige une réunion à huit clos avec la commission des martyrs et blessés de la révolution

Tunisie - Une campagne de soutien voit le jour pour sauver les archives de la Rachidia

Présence turque en Algérie : les archives de l'Empire ottoman ouvertes aux spécialistes

Le Comité international de la Croix-Rouge remettra à l'Algérie une copie d'archives sur ses actions pendant la Guerre de libération nationale 

Amériques / Americas
Public Broadcasting Corporation of Jamaica gets digital archival equipment

Before race mattered: what archives tell us about early encounters in the French colonies 

Library of Congress - Celebrating Native American Veterans with Oral Histories and Primary Sources

Agencies need a strategy to improve records management is Now Mobile-Friendly

NARA - Who Has Given More than the Indian?

NARA - Records Management Guidance for the Presidential Transition

Archivists still piecing together veterans records damaged by 1973 fire in St. Louis

Society of American Archivists - Statement Reaffirming our Commitment to the Importance of Diversity and Inclusion

North Carolina World War I Military Data Now Searchable Online

Maine State Library Relies on Technology to Take on Important Digitization Project

University of South Carolina to store, digitize 10,000 vintage Marine Corps films

University of North Carolina - Nobel laureate Oliver Smithies Notebooks Go Digital

Historian Donates Archive of Schindler Research to Chapman University

University of Rochester - Archives offer artists, historians rich source of inspiration

University of Connecticut - The Romano Papers: an Introduction to Archiving the Collection

New Website on 1956 Hungarian Refugees Launched

Veterinary history database launched online

These People Are Saving the History of New York's Downtown Scene

Vidiots struggles to survive with biker films, cult classics and stuff you've never heard of

Erasing the Past from Google Search

Rare unseen photographs of Marilyn Monroe go up for sale for $400,000 

Library Fine of $10 Lands Mother of Southside With You Actress in Jail

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia liberates wartime records

National Library of Australia - Board Games in the Library  

National Film And Sound Archive (NFSA) digitally shares Australia's audiovisual collection through govCMS 

Freedom of Information exemption: Aboriginal land councils can be secret societies, says Indigenous group

Apple rejection of Indigenous app described as symptom of digital colonisation

State Records of New South Wales (Australia) - Readying for release: open data initiatives 

Queensland (Australia) - State Library digitises WW1 Queensland soldider portraits

An update on Archives New Zealand's services after the earthquake

Preserving a Photo Album of New Zealand Projectionists, Projectors and Cinemas

Japan - Handwritten manuscripts of early works by novelist Yukio Mishima found

Audiovisual restoration and preservation for the National Archives of Fiji

Sri Lanka - Archives of poetry to preserve the creations of poets: president

Inside the Fight to Save Indonesia's Decaying Film Heritage

Bangladesh - Liberation War e-archive launched

India - Jammu and Kashmir: Manuscripts gets digitalised to preserve rich heritage

India - Punjab's treasure trove to be digitised

Europe / Europa
E-books can be lent by libraries just like normal books, rules European Union's top court

Europeana - Take a trip to the theatre

Swedish Musical Heritage

New app offers virtual tour of Košice (biggest city in eastern Slovakia) history

Portuguese Web Archive - new version

Greece and Kazakhstan Continue Bridge of Friendship with Archive Exchange of Deported Greeks 

Anne Frank poem, handwritten for a friend, goes on sale

Belgique - Les archives Marcel De Corte sont accessibles à l'Université de Liège

These archivists are working to preserve the tributes left behind for victims of the Paris attacks

Research as Evidence: how the Boston College case exposes challenges to protecting sensitive research data

Ireland - Near FM launch digital audio archive

National library of Scotland - Mapping Slavery

Scottish courts service scrambles to snap up Britain's last VHS recorders

National Library of Wales works with Wiki to share Collections

Newly Uncovered Files Show UK Tried to Hide it's Role in the 1984 Massacre of Sikhs in India

UK National Archives - Second World War British Army casualty lists available online

UK National Archives - The beginnings of the Iraq Museum 

UK National Archives - The hospital ship Britannic 

British Library - Automata for the People: Greek Scientific Manuscripts Online

British Library - Dragons and greyhounds: a day in the life of a digital music curator

In Catherine's reign, whom glory still adores…: Catherine the Great in the British Library's collections

100 Years On: Uncovering the Identities of Missing WW1 Soldiers

Graphic eyewitness Somme accounts revealed

Armistice Day: letters written by Muslim soldiers during WW1 disclosed

The subculture archive preserving the history of British youth

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Israel - Government votes to declassify Yemenite children archives

Continuing the Fight for Access to Knowledge: IFLA Returns to Geneva at the World Intellectual Property Organisation

The World Intellectual Property Organization Adopts Open Access Policy for its Publications

Inside the archives of jewellery houses

Reining in your Metadata with Help from an Archivist

An Introduction to Effective and Descriptive Metadata

What do we need to know about the archived Web?

Tweeting images from medieval manuscripts: my practice

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