Thursday, 16 April 2020

Vol. 13, no. 33

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Vision for National Library of Finland's Services in 2025: Smart and Participatory Access to Cultural and Scientific Materials for Everyone

Digital Scholarship at the Library of Congress: User Demand, Current Practices, and Options for Expanded Services

Council of State Archivists - When to Trust your Eyes: How to Catch an Altered Image

NARA - Senior Agency Official for Records Management 2019 Annual Report
Corporation for National and Community Service:

United States Congressional Research Service - Effects of Covid-19 on the Federal Research and Development Enterprise

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Data Visualization Toolkit

Religious Archives Group - On-line Archival Resources for Religious History of United Kingdom (Verson 5 in Light of Covid-19 Restrictions)

Flanders Architecture Institute - SketchUp in Digital Archives: Software and File Format Analysis and Exploration of the Options for Digital Preservation

Moving Archival and Special Collections Instruction Online: Teaching with Primary Sources Community Crowdsource Document

Research Data Alliance - FAIR Data Maturity Model: Specification and Guidelines (for Comments)

2020 Public Sector Records Readiness Report: a Survey of Australian Government Agencies' Maturity and Challenges in the Digital Era

Article - Blockchain Implementation to Verify Archives Integrity on Cilegon E-Archive

Article - Building NED: Open Access to Australia's Digital Documentary Heritage

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, vol. 71, no. 5 (2020)

Fontes Artis Musicae: the Journal of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres, vol. 67, no. 1 (2020)

Manuscript Studies: a Journal of the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies, vol. 5, no. 1 (2020)

Signatures: the Magazine of Library and Archives Canada (Spring/Summer 2020)

Free eBook - Library as Safe Haven: Disaster Planning, Response, and Recovery

Livre maintenant en édition ouverte - Une histoire de la mémoire judiciaire : de l'antiquité à nos jours

Book - Awful Archives: Conspiracy Theory, Rhetoric, and Acts of Evidence

Book - Secrets from the Black Vault: the Army's Plan for a Military Base on the Moon and Other Declassified Documents that Rewrote History

Book - Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met: Border Making in Eighteenth-Century South America

Book - Theoretical Information Studies: Information in the World

Book - Reading Popol Wuj: a Decolonial Guide

Book - Data Science for Librarians

Book - Handbook of Big Data Privacy

Book - The Right to Be Forgotten: a Comparative Study of the Emergent Right's Evolution and Application in Europe, the Americas, and Asia

Book - A Short History of Writing Instruction: from Ancient Greece to the Modern United States (Fourth Edition)

Book - Coding Democracy: how Hackers Are Disrupting Power, Surveillance, and Authoritarianism

Livre - Abrégée d'archivistique (4e édition refondue et augmentée)

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Webinars and Community Calls
April 20 - May 5, 2020

Free E-Course: Introduction to Archives

Society of Mississippi Archivists 2020 Annual Meeting
April 17, 2020

Zoom Event - Exploring Digital Humanities Lecture: Social History in the Digital Age
April 20, 2020

Black, Indigenous and People of Color in Library and Information Sciences Summit Redux
April 21, 2020

Webinar - Digital Public Library of America Intro to Wikimedia: Increased Discoverability and Use
April 21, 2020

Webinar - Constructing the Archive: Managing Art Practices
April 21, 2020

Webinar Series - Library of Congress: Topics in Preservation 
April 27 - May 1, 2020

Open Preservation Foundation - Spring Hackathon 2020
April 27 - May 11, 2020

UK National Archives Webinar - Manage your Collections in Discovery
April 28, 2020

Digital Public Library of America - SimplyE Introductory Webinar
April 29, 2020

Webinar - Recent eDiscovery Case Law, Viewed from the Bench
April 29, 2020

Webinar - Advocacy Insights from EveryLibrary
April 30, 2020

Information Awareness Month 2020 Launch Webinar (with David Fricker)
May 1, 2020

Webinar - Fire Protection Strategies for Collections & Museums
May 6, 2020

Online Course - Introduction to Web Archiving
June 15 - July 26, 2020

Sur le web / On the web
University of Toronto Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library - New Blog

Historical Reminiscents Podcast - Pandemic Reading

Learning from Past Pandemics: Resources on the 1918-1919 Influenza Epidemic in Canada

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives - Survey about Knowledge Sharing within AV Archives

IFLA - Covid-19 and the Global Library Field

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property - Heritage in Times of Covid

Heritage Emergency National Task Force - Covid-19 Resource Hub

Pandora: Australia's Web Archives - Business and Industry Statements, Services and Economic Assessments (Covid-19)

Belgique - Archives de quarantaine

Vidéo du Service interministériel des archives de France - Plan de sauvegarde des biens culturels

Video - OCLC Virtual Town Hall: Libraries and the Covid-19 Crisis

Video - Cataloging Citizens' Observatories Data and Results

Video - Designing an Inclusive Digital Exhibition Experience

Video - Collaboration and Community: Creating the Atla Digital Library for Collecting and Connecting in Religion and Theology

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Ontario Parish Registers: Libary and Archives Canada and Héritage

New Brunswick Parish Registers: Libary and Archives Canada and Héritage

Nova Scotia Parish Registers: Libary and Archives Canada and Héritage

Paper-based system is not going to exist anymore, Chief Justice Morawetz (Ontario) says of post-Covid-19 court

Ontario Historical Society Launches Ontario History Journal Digital Archive

Les Archives nationales du Québec et la transformation numérique des informations judiciaires

BAnQ - Vitrine sur la vie d'Éléonore Gendreau : jeune femme, épouse et mère de famille

University of Alberta - Working with primary materials from home (Digital Peel)

York University - Crowdsourcing the transcription of digitized archival records

University of British Columbia - My Experiences as a Archival Processing Student Assistant

University of British Columbia Digitizers' Blog - A Thank you to Healthcare Workers

University of British Columbia and University of Victoria - BC COVID19 Soundwaves: an Open Collection of Sounds from BC During the Covid19 Pandemic

Dalhousie University - Sharing our Library Collections with the World

University of Prince Edward Island - More newspapers now available at

McMaster University - Library computing power being harnessed in the fight against Covid-19

Concordia Library lends its 3D-printing technology and expertise to Montreal's first responders

Ontario Jewish Archives - Covid-19 Documentation Project

Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia - Covid-19 Community Collection

Vancouver museums and galleries build new virtual spaces

Historical exhibit features the photos of one of North Vancouver's chroniclers

Museums, Libraries and Archives in Proximity to Hamilton, Ontario

Whistler Museum and Archives Society - Grace Woollard at Alta Lake

Heritage Abbotsford (British Columbia) Journal Project during Covid-19

Trail (British Columbia) archives asks you to start journaling: how is the pandemic affecting you?

Fort Erie (Ontario) library calls on community to preserve Covid-19 history

Arnprior and McNab/Braeside Archives - Daniel McLachlin's Legacy: Exploring the Lumber Era of the Ottawa Valley

Region of Waterloo museums want your help documenting Covid-19 history

Centre d'archives régional des Îles-de-la-Madeleine - C'est quoi des archives? Parlons de spicilèges...

Deep listening and remote interviews with military families

Métis dancers keep connected by putting a spin on a social media trend

Reading Canadian History in Isolation

Grippe espagnole - Du courrier pour Justine

Covid-19: an Archivist at Home (Part Two)

Afrique / Africa
South Africa - The politics of guilt and the violence of the archive

Amériques / Americas
NARA - A Temple to American History

NARA - The Percentage of Permanent Records in the National Archives: a 1985 Article Revisited

NARA - Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

NARA - The Secrets of the Office of Strategic Services Personnel Records: Spotlight on Virginia Hall

Sailing ships, voter suppression, family farms: living history at the Seattle National Archives

Peines et misères des archives nationales de Seattle

National Archives Report Someone Tried to Scrawl "Total Authority" with Sharpie on U.S. Constitution

Library of Congress - Parents! Dav Pilkey Shows the Kids (and you) how to Draw Flippy! Plus Music!

Library of Congress - Cartography of Contagion in the 19th Century

Library of Congress - The Breakdown: what Songwriters Need to Know about the Music Modernization Act and Royalty Payments

The Washington Post and Library of Congress Spotlight Poets Laureate in New Weekly Video Series During National Poetry Month

The History Channel at the Library of Congress of Congress

Library of Congress - By the People: Meet the Blackwells

Gina Jones and 20 Years of Web Archiving at the Library of Congress

Library of Congress - Archivists struggle to keep up with wild Web

National Library of Medicine - The New World Ahead

Suspend the Freedom of Information Act? Even during a pandemic, that's a horrible idea

Race against time: saving the largest archive of Chinese American history from fire

Open Letter to Society of American Archivists Council on Job postings Decision

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - Covid-19 Records and How Long to Keep them

Vermont Historical Society documents pandemic through eyes and ears of Vermonters

Michigan launches history collecting initiative to capture Covid-19 experiences for future generations

Harvard University - Explore Widener Library in all its glory, from your desk or phone

Harvard University - Photography and Corporate Public Relations: the Case of U.S. Steel, 1930-1960” at the Baker Library Special Collections

Mexican American religious life will be preserved in University of California at Los Angeles archive collection

An Open Knowledge Rapid Response to Covid-19: an interview with Micah Vandegrift at the North Carolina State University Libraries

University of Minnesota Duluth - Preserving the Story of an Unprecedented Time

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh archivist: Preserve records when life moves from historical to historic

East Tennessee State University - Archives of Appalachia to document Covid-19 effects

Archiving Covid-19: a Georgetown University Student Exhibition Archiving the Present

University of Utah Creates Digital Archive for Coronavirus History

Documenting history as it happens: Brown University archivists collect Covid-19 stories, experiences from community

With an Instinct for Preserving History, Bowdoin College Archivists Seek Stories of COVID-19

University of Virginia - Mellon Foundation Grant to Fund Completion and Expansion of the Social Networks and Archival Context Cooperative

Florida State University Special Collections and Archives - The History of the Ku Klux Klan in Miami

University of Nevada-Las Vegas preserving Howard Hughes' Hollywood archives

Finlandia University - Finnish Farmers Milling Company ledger book donated to Finnish American Heritage Center Archives

Seton Hall University - The Mystery of the Missing Lock at Monsignor William Noé Field Archives and Special Collections Center  

What Historians will See when they look back at the Covid-19 Pandemic

An oral history of the coronavirus pandemic

Electronic Frontier Foundation - Sharing our Common Culture in Uncommon Times

All your Books Are Belong to us

The Met's Online Archive of America's Favorite Pastime

How Much Is an Unkosher Torah Worth?

Calculating electronic records storage costs

How the San Diego Air & Space Museum is coping with Covid-19 pandemic

Love Letter: Letterform Archive Goes Digital

It Broke: Dispatch from a Homeschooling Conservator

Crowdsourcing in the Age of Covid

Dance Magazine - What Archivists Want you to Know about Preserving your Records

Serendipity Brings Letterform Archive Online Just when it's Needed Most

Denver Public Library - How do Archivists Work from Home?

Society of American Archivists - Dispatches from a Distance: Flexing Priorities

Society of American Archivists - Steering Shares: Advice your Current Professional Self would Tell to your Young Professional Self Regarding a Particular Issue

Archival Identity and Popular Culture: an Interview with Samantha Cross, Creator of the Pop Archives Blog

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - We are witnessing a critical time in history. You should keep a diary

Public Record Office Victoria (Australia) - Changes to the Vers Certification Program

Island Culture Archival Support - Shelter in Place Reading

South Korea - Prosecutors Raid Presidential Archives in Sewol Interference Probe

South Korea approves 680 mln won for digital archiving of inter-Korean excavation project

Chinese museum collects anti-epidemic objects from overseas Chinese

Europe / Europa
European Association of Research Libraries - Europe must Take Urgent Copyright Law Action to Support Distance Learning & Research During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Historical Archives of the European Union - A new file plan for the archives of the European Commission

Europeana - What does it stand for? Understanding corporate abbreviations in Europe

Russian Historical Society Declassifies New Archival Materials on Nazi Crimes in Europe

Forgotten document found hidden in Minsk archive could reveal secrets of "Belarusian List": an NKVD death list of nearly 4,000 murdered Poles

Libraries, archives and museums working together on copyright: the Dutch example

Germany - The University of Hamburg launches corona archive

Italy - Use of digital collections in libraries in the pandemic: some figures from Media Library Online

University of Luxembourg - Covid-19 memories

The Ambitious Plan to Digitize 100,000 Historic Texts in Belgium

Université catholique de Louvain (Belgique) - Collecter les (futures) archives du confinement

Coronavirus : en France, l'administration a été forcée à une numérisation accélérée pour gérer l'épidémie

France - Offrir un accès en ligne à des archives sensibles : le cas des fonds des réfugiés nansen à l'Office français de protection des réfugiés et apatrides

Malta - Personal diaries of life during the pandemic to be kept by the National Archives

Isle of Man - Coronavirus: online newspaper archive made free during outbreak

National Library of Ireland - Web archiving the Irish experience of Covid-19

Cork Folklore Project (Ireland) - A project to archive people's experiences of Covid19 era seeks submissions

Scottish Council on Archives - Preservation and Covid-19: FAQs

National Trust for Scotland - Rare Gaelic songs can now be heard online to mark the 274th anniversary of the Battle of Culloden

University of Glasgow - Environmentally sustainable digital preservation

UK National Archives - Don't get trampled in the online rush: advice for making archive collections accessible during the shutdown

UK National Archives - Exploring our family history resources

UK National Archives - "Last term my rolls were painted very ill": an early modern poem hidden among the records of the King's Bench

UK National Archives - Ruling the waves without waving the rules: waging war on trade

British Library - In the Temporary Absence of Libraries

British Library - Coronavirus brings science and engineering under the media spotlight

British Library - Research, anywhere, anytime

British Library - Digitised music collections online

British Library - Adding Poetry Websites to the UK Web Archive

British Library - Collecting Literature on the Web: a Q&A

British Library - Medieval rabbits: the good, the bad and the bizarre

British Library - Labs Artistic Award Winner 2019: the Memory Archivist: Lynda Clark

Social Distancing Medieval Style: a Petition of the Commons in the Parliament of 1439

Coronavirus: Museums will not survive virus lockdown

Why did it take the coronavirus pandemic to open football's glorious archives?

The Beatles' handwritten Hey Jude lyrics sell for $910,000 at auction

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel - The Roots of the Passover Blood Libel

Egypt's Bibliotheca Alexandrina to provide live tours online

International Conference of Information Commissioners - Access to Information in the Context of a Global Pandemic Statement

Arolsen Archives: International Center on Nazi Persecution - 26 million documents about victims of Nazi persecution online

A living archive that is growing all the time: the Arolsen Archives Online

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives - Hugo Pratt and ICRC in Ethiopia

Sound and audiovisual researchers and archivists launch a Spanish language open access training initiative

Oral History Association - Letter from the President

Archive-It - Announcing the Covid-19 Web Archiving Special Campaign

How do you preserve records from within an Electronic document and records management system?

Digital Preservation Coalition - The Greatest Hits: Vol. 2, Storage

Convert me if you can: preservation Planning with malicious PDFs

The Difficult Preservation of Digital Art

Open Covid Pledge: Removing Obstacles to Sharing Intellectual Property in the Fight Against Covid-19

The key advantages of digital archiving

Archival Program Management

OCLC - Knowledge Management and Metadata

Free Public Data File of 112+ Million Crossref Records

The Covid-19 Impact on Museum Consulting

What the humanities do in a crisis

Librarians Create Conditions for Researchers to Tackle Grand Challenges with Data Science

Metadata Literacy: what Every Librarian Needs to Know About the Changing Landscape

Improving open access and discovery during the pandemic

Coronavirus Tests Science's Need for Speed Limits

Reel librarians and archivists in 16 sci-fi films

Digital hoarders: our terabytes are put to use for the betterment of mankind

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