Thursday, 2 December 2021

Vol. 15, no. 14

                                                         Ressources / Resources


De l’État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada – Quarterly Financial Reports 2021-2022 for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2021

National Records of Scotland – Annual Report & Accounts 2020-2021

Archives de France – Activité des services d’archives en France 2020

De la communauté / From the community
Archive.8 Game

Scottish Council on Archives – Annual Review 2020-2021

Unesco – The International Year of Indigenous Languages: Mobilizing the International Community to Preserve, Revitalize and Promote Indigenous Languages

Association of European Research Libraries – Citizen Science Skilling for Library Staff, Researchers, and the Public

Sparc Europe – Open Education in European Libraries of Higher Education

Ithaka S+R – Big Data Infrastructure at the Crossroads: Support Needs and Challenges for Universities

Paper – Come Correct or Don’t Come at All: Building More Equitable Relationships Between Archival Studies Scholars and Community Archives

Article – Quietly Incomplete: Academic Historians, Digital Archival Collections, and Historical Research in the Web Era

Publications
Archivaria, no. 92 (2021)

Archives: the Journal of the British Records Association, vol. 56, no. 1 (2021)

Digital Library Perspectives, vol. 37, no. 3-4 (2021)

Library Hi Tech, vol. 39, no. 4 (2021)

International Journal of Information Management, vol. 62 (2021)

Balisages : revue de recherche de l’Enssib, no 3 (2021)

Library and Archives Canada – Documentary Heritage and Official Language Minority Communities Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 20 (2021)

Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres Review, vol. 49, no. 1 (2021)

Appalachian Curator: a Newsletter about Appalachian Special Collections and Archives, vol. 3, no.1 (2021)

Telling our Stories: Newsletter of the South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta), vol. 13, no. 1 (2021)

Mémoire de bachelor (Haute école de gestion de Genève) – Mise en place d’une stratégie de gestion et de conservation pour un fonds de cartes et plans : le cas de la Bibliothèque de Genève

Mémoire de bachelor (Haute école de gestion de Genève) – Accompagner et former l’administration cantonale vaudoise dans la mise en place d’une gouvernance de l’information : quelles stratégies et recommandations de formation ?

Mémoire de bachelor (Haute école de gestion de Genève) – Projet de numérisation et d’archivage électronique pour la collection de timbres de l’Union Postale Universelle

Bachelor Thesis (Haute école de gestion de Genève) – OAIS Compliant Digital Archiving in DNA

Book – Photogenic Montreal: Activisms and Archives in a Post-industrial City

Book – Captioning the Archives: (Of the Diaspora – North America)

Book – Identifying Cap Badges: a Family Historian’s Guide

Book – The Lettered Barriada: Workers, Archival Power, and the Politics of Knowledge in Puerto Rico

Book – Improvising the Voice of the Ancestors: Heritage and Identity in Central Asia

Book – Edmond Jabès and the Archaeology of the Book: Text, Pre-Texts, Contexts

Book – Nanoelectronic Devices for Hardware and Software Security

Book – Information: a Reader

Book – Blockchain Gaps: from Myth to Real Life

Book – The Curatorial Condition

Livre – Retrouver un ancêtre esclave : Antilles, Guyanne, La Réunion

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Australian Society of Archivists – David Fricker: in Conversation
December 9, 2021

In the Streets, on the Walls: Archiving, Activism, and the Urban Art Mapping Street Art Database
December 9, 2021

15th Annual Cloud Conference: Managing Data and Records in the Cloud
December 9, 2021

Dark and Stormy Archives & Bloom Filters for Web Archives’ Holdings
December 16, 2021

Interroger l’archive de l’indépendance algérienne : vers une histoire décolonisée
24-25 mars, 2022

Photography and its Institutions: Networks, Collections, Archives, Museums
June 23-24, 2022, Essen (Germany)

International Conference on the History of Records and Archives
July 25-29, 2022

International Council on Archives Section on Archives of Universities and Research Institutions Conference
Week of September 5, 2022, Montreal

ARMA InfoCon 2022
October 16-19, 2022

Sur le web / On the web
From the Vaults: Audio from Edmonton’s Past – An Interview with Terry Cavanagh

Nova Scotia Archives Photographic Collection

National Archives of Ireland Video – The Irish Revolution and the Making of a New World Order: what the Archives Tell us

Video – How the British Looted Books & Manuscripts from Ceylon

Video – A New Open GLAM Program at Creative Commons

UK National Archives Podcast – 20th Century Migration: 1914: a Nation Divided?

Open Preservation Foundation – veraPDF 1.20

Slides – Software Heritage: an Archive to Enable our Digital Future

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Three pages, 520 days of delay, and Canada’s busted access-to-information system

Out of step with other nations: Canada’s Crown copyright laws in need of an overhaul, say library associations

Library and Archives Canada – Breaking ground: 150 years of federal infrastructure in British Columbia, Thompson–Okanagan Region: Summerland Experimental Farm

Covid complications cause new Ottawa public library – Library and Archives Canada facility costs to skyrocket

Documents reveal inside story of national library’s mad dash to clean up website after Star exposed offensive content

An archivist’s role is not to interpret, but to preserve

Credible UFO Reports Are Being Ignored, Declassified Canadian Government Documents Reveal

Give us the records: New head of National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation says church needs to hand over school documents

The passing of Bill 22 erodes democracy in British Columbia, critics say

BAnQ se joint à la grande famille d’Atiku, le portail des connaissances sur le Nord et l’Arctique

Québec – La plus grande prudence s’imposait quant à la conservation de documents (par Carol Couture)

Vancouver Archives – 200,000 digital objects now online

Massive photo collection from historic Vancouver photographer donated to city

New Lloydminster Museum and Archives open to the public

British Columbia – Digitization of Peninsula News Review improves increased public access, preservation of historical records

Saanich (British Columbia) colouring book highlights local history, education: collaborative project converted archival photos into colour-in formats

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – An Oasis in the Bushes

Ocford County Archives (Ontario) – Ringling Bros. Circus Visits Woodstock

Galt Musem and Archives (Alberta) – 100 Years Ago: the Great Escapes

New nonprofit seeks to locate and record Black graves in New Brunswick

Dématique et SAE (30): la Fonction gestion des données descriptives

Afrique / Africa
Journée nationale des Archives : le patrimoine judéo-marocain à l’honneur

Remise aux Archives du Maroc des documents historiques du Musée de l’histoire et des civilisations

Archives du Maroc: un timbre-poste spécial pour le 10e anniversaire

Maroc – Une journée spéciale archives mais encore?

Bénin – Numérisation du fond photographique: un projet qui s’inscrit dans la dynamique de l’archivage

Cameroun – Archivage numérique : les secteurs public et privé à l’école

Building a Southern African art collection that archives the spirit of our time

Amériques / Americas
US-Based Brazilian Historians Write Open Letter Protesting Bolsonaro’s National Archivist Appointment

NARA – Department of State Territorial Papers Now Available Online

Library of Congress – Find Poetry in Copyright: Joy Harjo

National Library of Medicine – Medline 2022 Initiative: Transition to Automated Indexing

Saving History with Sandbags: Climate Change Threatens the Smithsonian

Society of American Archivists – Updates to the 1-to-1 mentoring model

Spanish-Language Finding Aids at Princeton University Library

University of Michigan – Preserving the past: what’s at stake for the future of game preservation

Eastern Kentucky University – The Oldest Book in the Archives

Baylor University Libraries unveils Black Gospel Archive & Listening Center for renowned music collection

Everything is illuminated: what’s done and what’s next for Lighting the Way: Illuminating the Future of Discovery and Delivery for Archives

How a new cohort of young, Black historians plan to preserve and tell Colorado’s story

On the Little-Known Archives Keeping Civil Rights Activists’ Stories Alive

Experts creating robust online dictionary as part of Cherokee Nation’s language preservation work

Opening postponed for new Cherokee archives home

Inside the 80-Year Quest to Name Pearl Harbor’s Unknown Victims

Community Input for Web Archiving at Small and Rural Libraries

19th century New England whaling logs offer clues to 21st century climate change

Unearthed footage shows a long-gone 1960s San Francisco

How the data was extracted from the Prince floppy disk and uploaded to the Internet archive

Career Journeys: Jennifer Thompson, Records Analyst and Archivist at the J. Paul Getty Trust

Overdue book returned anonymously to Idaho library 111 years later

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
New digitisation hub for National Archives of Australia

Queensland State Archives (Australia) – Digital Archiving project update

Queensland State Archives – Frog’s Hollow

National Library of New Zealand hits pause on Internet Archive deal days before deadline

New Zealand – Logbooks linked to Antarctic explorers Shackleton and Scott found in storage room

Association of Southeast Asian Nations launches first e-exhibition on cultural heritage digital archive portal

Open gov Asia – The Power of Information Management for the Public Sector

Conference seeks to unleash potential of old photo archives at Vietnamese institute

India – Mumbai: National film archive collects amateur movies to map ..

India – 20,000 rare books and journals now just a click away

Europe / Europa
eArchiving, in search of European interoperability

Following the thread of history at the Historical Archives of the European Union

Europeana – How to play the Old Course at St Andrews, Scotland’s home of golf

Saving Culture: Meet the man preserving Russia’s forgotten voices from a century ago

Reviving Poland’s experimental radio archives

Poland – Institute of National Remembrance Archive is conducting a search to identify people in the photo from Henryk Smigacz’s collection

Netherlands – Vrije Universiteit archives will soon be accessible for everyone

Malta – The tin ring and bloody parchment at the archives

France – Le Barzhas Breizh et autres merveilles de la culture bretonne accessibles sur internet grâce aux archives départementales du Finistère

Dans les manuscrits retrouvés de Céline, une annexe nauséabonde

Einstein’s Rare Handwritten Manuscript About Theory of Relativity Sold for a Record $13 Million

National Library of Scotland – Robert Louis Stevenson: a young historian

UK Parliamentary Archives – Out and About with the Parliamentary Archives

UK National Archives – The land of milk and honey?

UK National Archives – Researching lives at the Royal Hospital Chelsea for the Scarlets and Blues project

UK National Archives – Regional hubs to offer free online access to 1921 Census of England and Wales

UK National Archives – Pessaries to French letters: Contraceptives before the pill

UK National Archives – Catching up with two former Bridging the Digital Gap trainees

UK National Archives – Catalogue Week 2021: Day Five

British Library – Two new fine editions of Georgia’s national poet

British Library – Report of a crash-landing of a Japanese bomber

British Library – From Dositej Obradovic with thanks: a donation of the first Serbian books

British Library – Reflecting on activism and protest around the Disability Discrimination Act

Bringing Archives to Life: On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100

Florence Nightingale’s lamp and coded wartime quilt star in new Red Cross museum

Bodleain Library – Mystery items in the Clarendon archive

Bodleain Library – Fragment of lost 12th-century epic poem found in another book’s binding

Decolonisation Project in the Quincentenary Library, Jesus College, Cambridge

Refugee Stories: an Innovative New Digital Resource by the Wiener Holocaust Library

Introducing Birmingham Photography Archive

Rare silent film depicts UK pandemic response 100 years ago

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – Our Exodus from Egypt

Progress at the Israel Film Archive

International
Preservation Watch in the Time of Covid-19

Dead on Archival: considering the challenges that face shuttered newspapers with decades or even centuries of material to preserve

Digital Preservation and Environmental Sustainability: Five Themes for the Future

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