Thursday, 9 March 2017

Vol. 10, no. 28

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Canadian Conservation Institute - Basic Requirements of Preventive Conservation

Library and Archives Canada - Progess Report Q2 2016-2017

Ministère de la Culture et des Communications du Québec - L'environnement numérique et la problématique du droit d'auteur, entre autres

UK National Archives - Digital Strategy

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report, Disposal Schedule: Ministry of Justice, Coronial Services Unit (for Comments)

Louisiana Public Broadcasting - Digital Preservation Plan

UK Information Commissioner - Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Data Protection

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Federation of Library Associations - Inappropriate for Any Age: Ban it Forever

Society of American Archivists - Social Justice Sampler

Letter - Two U.S. Senators Request Information from Archivist of U.S.

The American Archivist, vol. 79, no. 2 (Fall-Winter 2016)

Arbido : périodique de l'Association des archivistes suisses et de Bibliothèque Information Suisse, 1/2017

Restaurator: International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material, vol. 38, no. 1 (2017)

Collection Management, vol. 42, no. 1 (2017)

International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing, vol. 11, no. 1 (2017)

Ukrainian Canadian Archives and Museum of Alberta Newsletter (Winter 2017)

Them Days: Stories of Early Labrador, vol. 41, no. 1 (2017)

Solo: the Lone Arrangers Quarterly Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 2 (2017)

Actes de colloque - La jurisprudence dans le mouvement de l'open data 

Association des archivistes de l'Église de France - Guide des archives du monde religieux

Book - Displaced Archives

Book - Intelligence Engineering: Operating Beyond the Conventional

Book - The Web as History

Book - Competing Memories: Truth and Reconciliation in Sierra Leone and Peru

Book - Oral History and Australian Generations

Book - America in Black & White: Selected Photographs of John G. Zimmerman

Book - Literary Agents in the Transatlantic Book Trade: American Fiction, French Rights, and the Hoffman Agency

Book - Copyright Law in an Age of Limitations and Exceptions

Livre - L'écrivain vu par la photographie : formes, usages, enjeux

Livre - Le génocide des Arméniens : représentations, traces, mémoires

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Archives provinciales de l'Alberta - Rendez-vous de la Francophonie
13 mars 2017, Edmonton

Georgette Lamoureux : de l'écriture épistolaire à l'écriture de l'histoire d'Ottawa
22 mars 2017, Ottawa

Webinar - DataCite: Making Research Data Citable and Accessible
March 23, 2017 

Bibliothèque et Archives Canada - Projection spéciale gratuite : le Déclin de l'empire américain
29 mars 2017, Ottawa

National Privacy and Data Governance Congress
April 5-7, 2017, Calgary

Update or Die: Future Proofing Emerging Digital Documentary Forms
May 5, 2017, Montreal

Access 2017
September 27-29, 2017, Saskatoon 

Webinar - Digital Imaging 101
March 20, 2017

Webinar - Getting Active in Research Data Alliance
March 21, 2017

Hong Kong Seng Kung Hui Archives Open Day 2017
March 25, 2017, Hong Kong

Webinar - How Does the Past Inform Today? Key Primary Source Collections for Research in Social Movements
March 28, 2017

Webinar - Data on the Web Best Practices: Challenges and Benefits
April 6, 2017

Webinar - First World War Army Ancestors 
April 7, 2017

Webcast - From Words to Diagrams: an Automated Visualization of Historical Bookbinding Structures
April 12, 2017

Both Pastoral and Practical: Religious Archives in Contemporary Society
May 22-24, 2017, Torquay (UK)

Advancing Metadata Practice: Quality, Openness, Interoperability
October 26-29, 2017, Washigton D.C.

Sur le web / On the web
Archives Association of Ontario - Indigenous Resources Page

Video - Microsoft Research: the Science of Managing our Digital Stuff

Video - Digital Scholarship Centers: Partnering on New Forms of Research, Teaching & Learning

Videos - Learning Analytics & Expanded Research Data Services

Videos - Sustainable Management of Collection Environments

UK National Archives Podcast - The Private Lives of the Tudors

Institute of National Remembrance (Poland) - New Version of the Archival Inventory 

Slidecast - Capturing the Web Today for Tomorrow: Innovations in Capturing and Analyzing Social Media and Websites for the new Scholarly Record

Slidecast - Data-Driven Museums

Kickstarter - Save Sam's Shots: Film Archive of Brixton Life since 1960

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canadian Digital Millennium Copyright Act in Action: Court Awards Massive Damages in First Major Anti-Circumvention Copyright Ruling

Canada is now home to some of the toughest anti-piracy rules in the world

Canada Takes Tough Copyright Stance in $13M Nintendo Suit

Is this you? Library and Archives Canada celebrating 15 years of putting names on faces in old photographs

Library and Archives Canada - Foundations: the Words that Shaped Canada 

Library and Archives Canada - British Columbia Penitentiary's Goose Island: help is 20 km away, or 9 to 17 hours as the pigeon flies

Library and Archives Canada - Guest curator: Isabelle Charron

Lester B. Pearson exhibit headed for Manitoulin

New web portal launched to search seven federal libraries with a single click

British Library - Canada through the Lens: Mapping a Collection

It's the untold story of the images that shaped Canada's identity and it's not just for design nerds

British Columbia legislates a duty-to-document

B.C. government's proposed duty to document law is inadequate, pathetic, critics say

Nova Scotia - Lois Yorke reflects on her time as Provincial Archivist

Prince Edward Island government redacts information from document it's already made public

Archives Alberta - Launch of the Loan Program

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: George's 20th Birthday

BAnQ - Le centre d'archives de Rimouski fait la plus grande acquisition de son histoire

BAnQ - Judith Jasmin, 1916-1972 : confidences de ses jeunes années

BAnQ - Le journal L'Union... en ligne depuis 1866

Association des archivistes du Québec - Revue Archives : plus de visibilité

Royal Ontario Museum - Canada 150: Newfoundland and Labrador: Sarah Savarey Hat Box

Every stamp tells a story at McGill University's McLennan Library

University of Calgary - Researchers build archival record of feminist filmmaking in Canada

University of Alberta - Exploring our Prairie Heritage

University of Victoria - Ideafest: uncovering archives in your own attic

University of Concordia - Uncovering the Hidden Books Tucked Inside Every Single Library

Portes ouvertes aux Archives de l'Université d'Ottawa

Centre d'archives de la grande zone argileuse - Le rêve en couleur de Mgr Levesque

Centre canadien d'architecture - Observatoire de notre monde

Montreal - The Jewish Public Library had humble beginnings

Vancouver - Historic tour of Gastown details roots of Jewish community

Vancouver artists hold edit-a-thon for women's equality on Wikipedia

City of Burnaby Archives - Eileen Dailly

Archives de la ville de Québec - Les années où l'on marchait sur les eaux…

The first known photo of women playing hockey was taken in Ottawa

Saskatoon librarian takes on male-dominated Wikipedia

Chilliwack Museum and Archives (B.C.) puts call out for historic photos

Prince George (B.C.) - Citizen donates negatives to the Exploration Place

Windsor - New $2.5-Million Optimist Library will Include Automotive Archive 

A gripping first-hand account: the memoir of an Inuit veteran of the Korean War is published after waiting decades

Women played all kinds of roles during the First World War

Career Spotlight: what I Do as an Entrepreneurship Librarian: Carey Toane, University of Toronto

Focus On: Céline Gareau-Brennan, MBA/MLIS Candidate, University of Alberta

Faire le tri de ses papiers et souvenirs

Afrique / Africa
Martin Scorsese's Film Foundation Launches African Film Heritage Project to Restore 50+ African Films

Nigeria - Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library commissioning

Accra a century ago: life in Ghana before independence in pictures

Burkina Faso - Archives audiovisuelles : mission capital numérique 

South Africa - State contemplates regulating social media

Amériques / Americas
Discovery of Aztec document reveals early history of Christianity in Cortés' Mesoamerica

Missing 400-year-old Jewish manuscript to return to Mexico

Belize Archives Advisory Board launched

Danish National Archives Observes the Centennial of the Transfer of the Danish West Indies (U.S. Virgin Islands)

U.S. Government Publishing Office Issues Digital Release of Historical Congressional Record for the 1970s

State Secrets Privilege Invoked to Block Testimony in CIA Torture Case

CIA's apparent hacking techniques revealed in data breach

Declassification of Indonesia Files in Progress

The National Security Entry Exit Registration System, Past, Present, and Future

NARA Celebrates 150th Anniversary of Alaska Purchase 

Found: a Miniature Working Model of the National Archives Vault

Library of Congress - New Web Feature Highlights Veterans Living with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Library of Congress - Women's History Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

The FBI Allegedly Asked SoundCloud to Delete a Phone Call Recording

The Government's Secret Wiki for Intelligence

Why archivists are scrambling to back up the internet

Activists Rush to Save Government Science Data: if they Can Find it

New Jersey - Genealogy, history will suffer if State Archives moves

University of Arizona - Special Collections Department preserves historic border materials

Scalia family donates late justice's papers to Harvard Law School Library

Princeton University Manuscripts Division - Einstein in Princeton

University of Texas, Harry Ransom Center - Papers of Actors Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson Acquired

University of Texas - #digitalarchivesfail: Well, that Didn't Work

Disability Records Accessibility at the University of Texas at Arlington

University of Pennsylvania - Ancientbiotics team tests medieval treatments for modern ailments

University of Iowa - Uncovering the hidden history of Latinos in Iowa

University of California at Los Angeles - Meet the Archive: Miki Shannon

Getty Research Institute Acquires Important Concrete Poems

The Broken Promises of American Indian Treaties, Sewn onto Quilts

Crowdfunding Campaign for a rare historic photo of American abolitionist Harriet Tubman

Chicago - Found: a Treasure Trove of Candy Wrappers Dating Back to the Depression

Historical Atlases Rescued from the Trash Could be a Boon to Historians

Mozart manuscript fails to sell; $200,000 bid was expected

For one seminary librarian, stating the facts cost him his job

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Planning underway for multi-million-dollar redevelopment and expansion of Broken Hill's archives

Australia - How to Tweak Copyright Law?

Australia - Reuniting Indigenous sticks with their stories: the museum on a mission to give back

International Women's Day 2017: Secrets Revealed in Germaine Greer's Archives

State Archives and Records of New South Wales (Australia) - On information risks, training, and digital recordkeeping issues

Examples of Te Reo from nineteenth century records held at the Archives New Zealand Auckland Regional Office

100+ Cultural Items Returned to Fiji

Historical records of Genghis Khan's empire translated into Mongolian

Newly released TV archives depict old Macau

South Korea uproots inappropriate Japanese trees at its archive

A Truth Commission may secure justice for a future North Korea

India - Files of Gandhi Assassination Case Missing

India - Accessing Karnataka State Archives to be a breeze

India - Persian poet's 700-year-old manuscript, signed by Shah Jahan, at Asiatic Society

India - 111-year-old Madras Sanskrit College goes digital

Europe / Europa
European Commissioners for Freedom of Information Issue Common Resolution in Berlin

Meet the Book Pirates

Russian library digitizes collection of the oldest printed books

The Soviet View: a Major Archive Comes Online

Tape reel data recovery from MERA-400 polish computer

National Archives of the Netherlands campaign, by Design Bridge

State Library of Denmark - Visualising Netarchive Harvests

Creating access to digital information: Project "Open data and PSI" starts at the Swedish National Archives

Marcus Selmer's Photographs of 19th-Century Norwegians

Greece - National Library Re-branded Just in Time for its New Home at SNFCC

Never-before-seen photos of Adolf Hitler found in an album in mistress Eva Braun's bedroom

Real Schindler's list expected to make $2.4m in sale

Switzerland - Western Digital's HGST Archives One of the World's Largest Collections of Live Jazz Music

Belgique - Attentats du 22 mars: la tristesse de tout un peuple archivée

Christian Dior's chief archivist explains the significance of the colour navy

Grande collecte autour de la place des femmes dans la société française en novembre 2017

Les archives du Maréchal Pétain, chef de l'État français, sont des archives publiques

La photographie, l'histoire et la contre-histoire : entretien avec François Brunet

Thanks for the Memories: Delve into the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland archive

Wales - Cardiff University access to National Library digital archives

Anti-monarchists launch bid for access to Royal Archives

Prince Philip's librarian and archivist of 65 years, dies aged 84

The UK Government Digital Strategy is out, and it's rubbish

UK - Watchdog to launch inquiry into misuse of data in politics

UK National Archives - Stateless history: connecting Palestinian archives

UK National Archives - A British spy school in the Middle East?

UK National Archives - Queerly complicit at Holland Park

British Library - Celebrating International Women's Day Through Photography

British Library - Remembering the Suffragette movement on International Women's Day

British Library - Music of the Revolution: the Hymn of Free Russia

Jane Torvill and Christopher Dean meet British Library Music Collections

Viceroy's House Director Gurinder Chadha Donates Archive to British Film Institute

WWI archive shows children's view of wartime London

Love letters between Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears go on display

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
The Ancient Syrian City ISIS Is Destroying, Preserved Online

National Library of Israel - This Spectacular Italian Scroll of Esther Celebrates 400 Years

Land of blood and honey: David Rubinger's Israel in pictures

The politics of erasing history

UNESCO - Experts Meeting on the Memory of the World Programme Review held in Berlin

World Intellectual Property Organization Committee On Protection Of Folklore: New Inspiration From Developing Countries

Upgrading Video Digitization Stations

The hidden risks of legacy email archives

My Adventures in Digital History

Why literature is the ultimate big-data challenge

Six Stories of Stunning Passports from Countries that no Longer Exist

Google's new machine learning API recognizes objects in videos

Blockchain: a better way to track pork chops, bonds, bad peanut butter?

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