Thursday, 10 August 2017

Vol. 10, no. 50

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Ireland - National Archives Bill 2017 (Amendment)

NARA - Universal Electronic Records Management Requirements

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report and Disposal Schedule: Archives New Zealand (for Comments)

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report: KiwiRail (for Comments)

De la communauté / From the community
Statement from the Society of American Archivists Council Regarding the Recent Post on the Campus Reform Website 

American Library Association - Lessons from History: the Copyright Office Belongs in the Library of Congress 

Jisc - Audiovisual Research Data

Wikimedia 2030: a Draft Strategic Direction 

Case Study - Get your Vocabularies in Wikidata... so Europeana and Others Can Get them

Fonds d'archives, no. 1 (2017)

Collections: a Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals, vol. 12, no. 2 (2017)

Journal of Film Preservation, no. 96 (2017)

Journal of Map & Geography Libraries, vol. 13, no. 2 (2017)

Journal of Contemporary History, vol. 52, no. 3, 2017 (Special Issue: Looted Art and Restitution in the Twentieth Century)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 7, no. 7 (2017)

ISO/TR 19814:2017 - Information and Documentation - Collections Management for Archives and Libraries

Book - Moving Image and Sound Collections for Archivists

Book - Metadata Essentials: Proven Techniques for Book Marketing and Discovery

Book - Tracing your Church of England Ancestors: a Guide for Family and Local Historians

Book - Yesterday's Films for Tomorrow

Book - Remembering Diana: a Life in Photographs 

Book - Heritage and the Legacy of the Past in Contemporary Britain

Book - The Asaba Massacre: Trauma, Memory, and the Nigerian Civil War

Book - Intellectual Property, Cultural Property and Intangible Cultural Heritage

Book - Odysseys in Crime Scene Science: Digital Forensics 

Book - Big Data, Surveillance and Crisis Management 

Book - Emotion in the Library Workplace

Livre - Mille et une manières de faire de la généalogie avec les enfants

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Dear Ken: Reading the Archive Out Loud
August 11, 2017, Montreal

Queer Night / Life: Experiences and Archives
August 19, 2017, Montreal

Exploring Creative Commons Licences
September 5, 2017, Dublin

Free Webinars - Photographic Process Identification
September 13, 2017 - February 14, 2018

Dating your Photographs
October 7, 2017, Clydebank (UK)

eCourse - How to Implement a Digitization Program
Starting October 12, 2017

Tracing your African Caribbean Roots Workshop 
November 25, 2017, London (UK)

Sur le web / On the web
International Council on Archives - The Membership Survey on Training Needs is Now Open

Vidéo - La bibliothèque du Séminaire de Québec

Video - Editing Wikipedia: Part Two

Original POWRR (Preserving Digital Objects with Restricted Resources) Workshop Available in Webinar Format

Library of Congress Video - A World of Opportunity: Audio Visual Archives & the Digital Landscape

National Library of Australia Video - The Papers of Marcie Muir Relating to Katie Langloh Parker

Podcast - The Liberated Archive: a Forum for Envisioning and Implementing a Community-Based Approach to Archives (Society of American Archivists Conference Keynote)

UK National Archives Podcast - A Tormented Tudor Queen's Treasonous Love Letter

New Blog - Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection 

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Consultations launched on reforming Copyright Board of Canada

The internet never forgets. But should it? That legal battle is raging in Canada and worldwide

Library and Archives Canada - New additions to the Virtual Gramophone: English songs

Library and Archives Canada - Guest Curator: Andrea Kunard

150 Acts of Reconciliation for the Last 150 Days of Canada's 150

On accessibility, Ontario needs less secrecy, more action

Ontario - Freedom of Information request seeks location of Algonquin Park fishing spot

Archives of Manitoba - A different perspective: Lt.-Col. R. M. Dennistoun, Deputy Judge Advocate General, C. E. F. HQ, London

Quebecers invited to participate in scan-a-thon of First Nations archives

BAnQ - Pertes canadiennes au front

BAnQ - Recto verso ou vice versa

Montréal se raconte sur cartes postales : BAnQ a fait l’acquisition de l’importante collection Monette

York University - Caribana's Golden Anniversary: an archival research guide

University of Waterloo Special Collections & Archives - The Return of Euclid

University of Saskatchewan Archives and Special Collections - Archival Playlist

Toronto's Merril Collection of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Speculation has a new librarian in charge

Archives de Montréal - Expo 67 au jour le jour : Août

Archives de la ville de Québec - Superfrancofête de 1974, la fête s'empare de Québec

Weird and wonderful ways Open Data is unearthing Edmonton information

Burnaby (B.C.) - Access to All Open Council Records

Local Artifacts Seek New Home In Tecumseh (Ontario) Fire Hall

Lambton County Archives (Ontario) - Sisters Finish Telling Family Story the Observer Started Sixty Years Ago

La Société d'histoire et du patrimoine du Val-David prend un nouveau virage

Virtual archival centre aims to preserve local memory of Quebec region

British Columbia - Films share 150 years of syilx history

Neil Young Announces Massive, Interactive Online Archive

Teaching with Documents: Using Archives to Educate

Krista McCracken - Teaching: Select Topics in Community-Based Public History

The French Canadian Mayor of Los Angeles

Afrique / Africa
Documentation : crasses et services désadaptés aux archives nationales du Togo

Perkins Foss' collection of Urhobo archival materials bound for Ghana

South Africa - Reserve Bank refusal to hand over records inconsistent with Act‚ says History Archive

South Africa - Six million court documents are being held hostage in an R84-million dispute

Rare photographs of Black troops in the Anglo-Boer war

Amériques / Americas
Argentina delivers 40,000 Shoah-era files to Holocaust museum

U.S. - The Supreme Court's new electronic filing system will begin operation on November

U.S. Justice Department Ordered to Release 1950s Gay Purge Documents

NARA - Reclaiming Stolen History

Department of State Visa Records in the National Archives

Carla Hayden (Librarian of Congress): By the Book

National Security Archives - Additional Documents to The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II

World War I Records Available through Texas Digital Archive

Stunning early panorama photos of a lost Alaska

Iowa - Gazette archives now available in digital, searchable format thanks to partnership

University of California - Rare audio of indigenous languages saved by invention 100 years later

Princeton University - A digital archive of Soviet children's books 1917-1953

Oakland University - From 3D printers to big data: how university libraries are evolving

University of Arkansas Libraries Complete Largest Digital Collection to Date

University of Hawaii - Unseen Archival Footage from Eddie Kamae Films to Debut

Women in Archival Profession in the U.S.

From Family Snapshots to NASA Photos, Archivists Aim to Solve Preservation Puzzles

In 100 years, will today's digital files be accessible? Planning for digital obsolescence

The Internet Archive has put up 25,000 78rpm records, digitized professionally

George Eastman Museum Launches Technicolor Online Research Archive

Michelle Elligott Named Chief of Archives, Library, and Research Collections at Museum of Modern Art

Personalizing the Past: History Through Home Movies

19th-Century Diary Suggests Slaves Are Buried in Brooklyn Lot

The Letters of Picasso's Dealer and a Century's Worth of Impressionist Archives Are Going Online

Introducing the Third World Archives Solidarity Project

Monsanto sold banned chemicals for years despite known health risks, archives reveal

Motorsport Network acquires Rainer Schlegelmilch archive

Researcher Claims that the Voynich Manuscript Was Compiled in the Morichal Swamps of Venezuela

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - New law offers right to be forgotten online

National Library of Australia - Embracing Digital Change: Electronic Deposit 18 Months On

Sidney Nolan's personal papers at the National Library of Australia need saving

Australia - Archival software survey

National Library of New Zealand - Collecting social media a bite at a time

This Taiwanese Museum Just Digitized Its Massive Collection of Chinese Art

The ministry of tribal affairs to create an online database on Tribes of India

National Film Archive of India acquires 2,500 film posters

Declassified docs on Quit India Movement, INA to be displayed at National Archives

India - Bollywood blocks the Internet Archive

Internet Archives - Statement and Questions Regarding an Indian Court's Order to Block

Over 30,000 digital documents, photographs on Partition of India to go public for first time

Europe / Europa
Sixth-Century Writing Discovered Inside Medieval Bookbinding

Germany finally has an Open Data Law

Nazi-looted books found in German libraries

50 millions de feuilles volantes : dans l'enfer du tri des anciens papiers de la Stasi

Astonishing archive of pictures is unearthed showing the Nazi leader's Third Reich rise to power, collected by secret fan of the Fuhrer

Interview with Marion Jaks, video archivist at the Austrian Mediathek

Marie de Roumanie visite les archives de la Securitate

Czech Republic - National Film Archive introduced English version of the website dedicated to research of Laterna magika

Armenia - 15th Century Gospel of Miracles Donated to Matenadaran

France - Droits de réutilisation : les Archives nationales optent pour l’ouverture et la gratuité des données

France - De Gaulle, Mitterrand, Chirac, Sarkozy, Hollande : des archives présidentielles toujours plus volumineuses

Une année 2016 éprouvante pour la Bibliothèque nationale de France

History police' to challenge Scottish museum's mistakes

Scotland - Bible returned to family after 151 years

Uncovered in a private archive, the stunning rare images of Welsh sport from a bygone era

What is the British government really hiding in its secret archives?

Visit to the UK Parliamentary Archives: training and business cases

Nearly a thousand documents are being withheld from release to the National Archives in Kew

UK National Archives - The problems with mustard gas

Researching LGBT+ history at the UK National Archives

UK National Archives - Making horses for war: the Army Remount Service

British Library - Guess the Song Competition

British Library - The Proper Serious Work of Preserving Digital Comics

British Library - Illuminated manuscripts for polyglots

British Library - Everything you need to know about birch bark book conservation

The Guardian view on oral history: the power of witness

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Iraq - Salvaging history: Dominican priest saves historic manuscripts from ISIS 

Egypt - The Invisible Poems Hidden in One of the World's Oldest Libraries

Turkey - Istanbul's Ottoman Archives documents history of former grand Empire

Technological obsolescence and digital preservation

The Collection Management System Collection

Investors poured millions into a storage network that doesn't exist yet

An approach to building open databases

Metadata is a communication channel to the future

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