Thursday, 21 September 2023

Vol. 17, no. 3

                                                         Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada – 2022-2023 Annual Report to Parliament on the Privacy Act and the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act

BAnQ – Recueil des règles de conservation du secteur municipal (version 2023)

BAnQ – Recueil des règles de conservation pour les sociétés de transport (version 2023)

BAnQ – Fiche informative sur le calendrier de conservation et l’évaluation foncière

Archivist of the United States – Introductory Message to the Senior Agency Officials for Records Management

University of Leeds – Looking towards a Brighter Future: the Potentiality of Artificial Intelligence and Digital Transformations to Library Spaces

De la communauté / From the community
International Federation of Television Archives – Unlocking the Past: a Comprehensive Guide to Managing Rights and Risks in Audiovisual Archives

Digital Preservation Coalition – Digital Preservation Documentation: a Guide (General Release)

Society of American Archivists – Best Practices for Internships as a Component of Graduate Archival Education (for Comments)

Article – Making Hay While the Sun Shines: Answering the Urgency in Audiovisual Preservation

Dttp: Documents to the People, vol. 51, no. 3 (2023)

Burlington Historical Society (Ontario) Gazette, vol. 19, no. 6 (2023)

Mémoire de recherche (Enssib) – Les militantes lesbiennes font-elles communauté sur internet ? Analyse et archivage d’un réseau de liens hypertextes

Book – Journalism History and Digital Archives

Book – Sofia Coppola Archive

Book – Heritage Diplomacy: Discourses, Imaginaries and Practices of Heritage and Power

Book – Analysing the Trust–Transparency Nexus: Multi-level Governance in the UK, France and Germany

Book – NLP Application: Natural Language Questions and SQL using Computational Linguistics

Book – Who Wrote this?: how AI and the Lure of Efficiency Threaten Human Writing

Book – Privacy: Algorithms and Society

Book – Weapons of the Battle of the Bulge: from the Photographic Archives of the US Army Signal Corps

Book – Knowledge Management and Sustainability: a Human-Centered Perspective on Research and Practice

Roman – Salicornia : l’ordre du vampire (avec un personnage archiviste)

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Manitoba Archival Information Network Introduction Workshop
September 27, 2023

Archives Bois-Francs – Trucs et astuces pour classer ses papiers et photos
28 septembre, 24 octobre, 22 novembre, Inverness, Laurierville, Plessisville

Beyond GLAM Land Acknowledgments: Activating Decolonization and Indigenization in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums Micro-credential
October 4, 2023

2023 Canadian Open Data Summit
November 23-24, 2023, Victoria

Congrès 2024 de l’Association des archivistes du Québec
29-31 mai 2024, Rivière-du-Loup

National Archives of Australia – Lifting the Lid: View the Australian Constitution
September 22 – October 13, 2023, Canberra

Transforming Metadata: Valuing Metadata in Changing Environments
September 27, 2023

International Day for Universal Access to Information: Insight Series Keynote
September 28, 2023

The Great Varieties of PIDs and How to Use Them: Navigating the Persistent Identifier Landscape
September 29, 2023

Archives and Records Association of UK and Ireland – Digital Sustainability Online Event
October 5, 2023

Information & Records Management Society Schools Group: Achieving a Positive Data Protection and Records Management Compliance Culture
October 11, 2023

WikidataCon 2023
October 28-30, 2023

Sur le web / On the web
Standing Senate Committee on Indigenous Peoples – Testimonies by Three Canadian Archives
Library and Archives Canada (Starting at 10:07:15):
Royal British Columbia Museum, Société historique de Saint-Boniface (Starting at 19:53:36):

Archives and Things Podcast – Désirée Rochat, Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, Concordia University

From the Vaults: Audio from Edmonton’s Past – Voices of Old Strathcona: Evelyn Smith

NARA – Funny Filename Finder Tool

iPRES 2023: Collaborative Notes

Black Craftspeople Digital Archive

Leeds Beckett University and University of East Anglia – The Letters of Richard Cobden Online

Video – This Library Has Every Book Ever Published (British Library)

Baladodiffusion – La reconnaissance automatique des textes (ATR): nouveaux horizons pour les historiennes et les historiens

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada Co-Lab Update for September

Long-secret Canadian intelligence sealed Avro Arrow’s cancellation, new paper says

BAnQ – Place des Arts : des débuts agités il y a 60 ans

BAnQ – Les adieux de Maria Callas à Montréal

Archival material at York University’s Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections related to Black Canadian Studies

Memorial University archivists are on a mission to identify the mystery women who shared their wisdom for decades

A medieval blockbuster: University of Toronto acquires a rare 14th-century manuscript

University of British Columbia – Vancouver’s Feminist Punk Rockers of the 70’s and 80’s

University of Waterloo Special Collections & Archives – New Exhibit: Gender Studies Isn’t New

Lancement d’un nouveau site Web sur la protection des renseignements personnels à l’Université de Montréal

Retours et détours autour de la diffusion : compte-rendu du 9e symposium du Groupe interdisciplinaire de recherche en archivistique

Centre d’archives régional de Charlevoix : 25 ans à préserver l’histoire

New Lethbridge (Alberta) program helping preserve Blackfoot language

Medicine Hat (Alberta) – Inside the Esplanade Archives

This fall immerse yourself from Bliss to Abyss in exciting new exhibitions at Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Ontario)

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives hosting exhibitions to foster learning on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Location of land owned by early European settlers in New France can now be viewed thanks to extensive research and Google Earth

Century-old British Columbia scrapbook a bit of a mystery as police seek owner’s family

Obituary: Local historian (and archivist) Brian Henley was one of Hamilton’s great storytellers

Afrique / Africa
Archives of Morocco, Unesco sign letter of intent on archives safeguarding

Sénégal – Les archives : pourquoi, par qui et comment ?

Unesco Cairo strengthens collaboration for the Safeguarding of Living Heritage in Sudan

Amériques / Americas
NARA – Foreign Policy Fallout from CIA Funding Disclosures, 1967

Missed you Much: the Library of Congress American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers Concert Bursts Back into Life

Library of Congress Welcomes Science and Social Studies Teachers for New School Year

Vast Library of Congress Hebrew collection published online for the first time

National Centers for Environmental Information – Preserving World War II Naval Data

National Library of Medicine – Explore the National Institutes of Health Campus from Anywhere in the World

Smithsonian American Art Museum Releases 10 New Digital Comics Exploring the Lives of Women Artists Represented in Its Collection

American Archive of Public Broadcasting to Add New Collection: 50 Years of Programs from Journalist Bill Moyers

Republicans Are Trying to Censor LGBTQ History in States Like Alabama

Back to the Oregon Historical Society’s secret archives

New Yale digital archive, LUX, lights the way for greater access to University collections

Humans of John Hopkins University: Katie Carey, University Archivist

State University of New York – Alexis Bhagat on Hay Library’s New Voices of Mass Incarceration in the United States Collection

University at Buffalo – Newly digitized funeral program collection unveiled at Merriweather library

Democracy’s Library Announces More than a Petabyte of Data Uploaded to the Filecoin Network

New York Times Doesn’t Want its Stories Archived

Invisible No More: Saving LGBTQ History in the Deep South

Catawba Nation members rejoice after document discovered on Antiques Roadshow

Mystery Solved: Archivist, Reporter Team up to Identify Photographer Behind Trove of Historic San Francisco Pictures

Artificial intelligence technology behind ChatGPT was built in Iowa with a lot of water

John Grisham, George R.R. Martin and more authors sue OpenAI for copyright infringement

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia – Sydney Opera House: Celebrating 50 Years

HG Wells, Hitler and Tasmania’s dark past: the stories behind arrival cards in Australia’s National Archives

New Zealand – Preserving our cinematic archive

China – Paper trail leads to new archival material

Europe / Europa
National and University Library of Iceland – Increased access to older recordings and handwritten texts,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=1795&cntnt01origid=143&cntnt01detailtemplate=LBS_NewsDetail&cntnt01returnid=143

Hungary, Moldova archives sign cooperation agreement

Vatican archivist discovers letter from Jesuit active in Nazi resistance

Letter showing Pope Pius XII had detailed information from German Jesuit about Nazi crimes revealed

Lukas Bärfuss confie ses archives aux Archives littéraires suisses

France – La Grande Collecte des archives du sport

Archives nationales de France – Un parchemin de plus de 20 mètres expose les confessions sous la torture des Templiers

Serge Gainsbourg’s maison in Paris opens as an archival museum dedicated to his legacy

Ireland – 1916 Easter Rising fatalities and the Military Service Pensions Collection

Ireland – Derry Museum launches new archive of local film footage

National Library of Scotland – Marks, manicules and more: interactions with our collections

UK National Archives – Reflections on autumn through three beautiful scenes

British Library – How YouTube is helping to drive UK Web Archive nominations

Used as dartboards: rare British war comic art rescued from bins, skips and floods

Alan Turing Institute – A Large Scale Ancestry Study

A smoking quill? Notes in Bible margin could be handwriting of the Venerable Bede

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – The Mystery of the Jewish Soldier who Fell on Yom Kippur, 1944

National Library of Israel – Singing to Napoleon’s Tune on Yom Kippur

National Library of Israel – Flogging as Atonement? An Often-Overlooked Yom Kippur Custom

National Library of Israel – What a Load of Kreplach

Israel’s New National Library Wows with its Lyrical Architecture

Lebanon – Building the South-South Feminist Archive: an Interview with Ghiwa Sayegh of Kohl Journal

A Quarter of a Century in the International Committee of the Red Cross Film Archives

Relocation of the International Federation of Film Archives Secretariat

All those NFTs Are Officially Worthless

Thursday, 14 September 2023

Vol. 17, no. 2

                                                     Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Archives New Zealand – Use of te Reo Māori Online

NARA – Update to File Formats Guidance

Archives de France – Activité des services d’archives en France : données 2010-2022

Archives fédérales suisses – SIARD Suite 2.2.136

University of Leicester – Trans-Inclusive Culture: Guidance on Advancing Trans Inclusion for Museums, Galleries, Archives and Heritage Organisations

De la communauté / From the community
ISO/TC46/SC11 Archives/Records Management – Records Management by Design: Some Considerations

International Council on Archives Section on Archives and Human Rights – Response on United Nations Call for Comments on Environmental Democracy

Digital Preservation Coalition – Digital Preservation Documentation: a Guide (Member Preview)

Dataverse and Digital Preservation: an Overview of Different Institutions

UNESCO – Guidance for Generative Artificial Intelligence in Education and Research

Towards a National Collection – Impact Evaluation Interim Report

La Gazette des archives, no 266 (2022)

Pathfinder: a Canadian Journal for Information Science Students and Early Career Professional, vol. 4, no. 1 (2023)

Proceedings from the Document Academy, vol. 10, no. 1 (2023)

L’Hebdo du quotidien de l’art, no 2670, 2023 (numéro spécial : L’archive, au coeur du processus artistique)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 13, no. 8 (2023)

Archives Association of British Columbia Newsletter, vol. 25, no. 1 (2023)

Archives Association of Ontario, Municipal Archives Interest Group – MAIGazine, no. 19 (2023)

Research Essay (Carleton University) – Metadata in the Margins

Book – Archive Everything: Mapping the Everyday

Book – The Indigenous Oral History Manual: Canada and the United States (Second Edition)

Book – The Archive: Micaiah Carter: what’s my Name

Book – Metadata and Semantic Research: 16th Research Conference

Book – Knowledge Management in the Development of Data-Intensive Systems

Book – The Museum as Experience: Learning, Connection, and Shared Space

Book – Data Protection and Digital Sovereignty Post-Brexit

Book – Machine Learning for Data Science Handbook: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Handbook

Book – Our Family Tree: a Generational History

Livre – Le livre de mes ancêtres sur 11 générations

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Archives as Past, Present, and Future: Film Screening and Panel Discussion with Dr. Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra
October 25, 2023, Vancouver

The Rossettis and 20th-Century Women Illustrators
September 20, 2023

Introduction to Linked Open Data: from Digital Scholarly Editions and Text Collections to the Web of Data
September 20-21, 2023

Immersive Media Preservation
September 26, 2023

National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators – Virtual Demo Day
September 26, 2023

Unlocking Efficiency: Tackling HR Records Consolidation Challenges
September 26, 2023

Archives : laboratoire de méthodes
4-6 octobre 2023, Paris

Exploring Black Archives: Critical Issues and Opportunities in dialogue with Archivists
October 22, 2023, Edinburgh

A Palestinian Archive of Healing and Protection: the Legacies of Tawfiq Canaan
December 8, 2023–the-legacies-of.html

Sur le web / On the web
Canadian Typography Archives

Australian Library and Information Association Video – Digitisation and Preservation: Engagement

Video – Disaster Preparedness for Community Archives Information Session

Video – Teaching Data Science and Building Data Literacy: Nationally and Globally

Video – News Archives: this Is our Story

Named Entity Disambiguation English Database for the Named Entity Linking System of the Berlin State Library

International Council on Archives – Presentations: the Archives as a Destination

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

How Canada’s Copyright Rules are Falling Behind

Countering Copyright Misinformation: Canadian Libraries Speak out Against Ongoing Campaign to Undermine User Rights

Federal Court of Appeal clarifies rules for granting intervener status in copyright case

The Canadian Research Knowledge Network and Library and Archives Canada partner to improve access to digitized handwritten materials in Héritage Collection

Library and Archives Canada – “The Man of Bronze”: Olympic athlete Dr. Phil Edwards

Library and Archives Canada – Better Late than Never

Construction underway in Colwood on Royal Brtitish Columbia Museum’s collections, research building (and New site to house B.C. Archives)

Archives of Ontario releases Vital Statistics records through

Les archives gaies du Québec ont 40 ans cette année : entrevue avec Jacques Prince et Pierre Pilotte

University of Saskatchewan Archives and Special Collections – Huskie photograph descriptions now available

Western University librarians and archivists take next step toward possible strike

Memorial University – Legendary author Cassie Brown’s typewriter is now a public treasure

La collection d’archives du Centre canadien d’architecture: survol de ses particularités et de ses usages

Toronto Public Library – King Charles III in Canada: Photos from the 1970s

London’s library is now a hub for ancestral research, and it’s free

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Expanding the Roundhouse

Comox Archives and Museum (British Columbia) exhibit showcases 20th century art culture scene

What’s in the vault? Coquitlam (British Columbia) Archives answers common questions

Oxford County Archives (Ontario) – Finding Florence: Searching for Florence Carlyle’s Resting Place

Arts: Oliver-Malone named Willowbank’s ‘archivist emeritus’

Aviation historian amasses remarkable archive about Canadian flight

Afrique / Africa
Endangered archive digitisation project records Kenyan files for future generations

Cameroun: Les archives de l’État civil détruits après l’incendie de la mairie de Yaoundé VI

Sénégal – Le métier d’archiviste

Amériques / Americas
NARA – Colleen Shogan Sworn in by Chief Justice During Ceremony Attended by First Lady

National Archives goes woke, embraces leftist DEI and equity training at taxpayer expense

Presidential libraries call for US unity amid perilous state of democracy

The 9/11 Memes the Government Deemed Worthy of Preserving in the National Archive

Proclaiming a New Nation: the Library of Congress Copies of the Declaration of Independence

Library of Congress – Innovator in Residence Invites Public to Experience Chinatown Reconstruction

Library of Congress – John Phelan and the Sinking of the USS Oneida

Library of Congress – Reflections on the 2023 Web Archiving Conference

Government Publishing Office Digitizes All Congressional Directories Back to the 1800s

Uncovering the history and impact of Arkansas’s Freedom of Information Act

Dakota State University – Exploring the Iowa Women’s Archives Disability Collections

Positive news at last on the American Irish Historical Society’s comeback

San Francisco International Airport Museum – Searching Text in Images on the Aviation Collection Website

Hawaii – Archivists collect images of historic Lahaina to ensure community’s rich past is never forgotten

Internet Archive appeals loss in library ebook lawsuit

Meet the Guy Preserving the New History of PC Games, One Linux Port at a Time

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
State Library and Tasmanian Archives (Australia) – Tasmanian Textiles and Clothing in Film

Japan – Tokyo government opening anime art archive museum this fall

Japan – Major anime archive set to destroy history after closing

Europe / Europa
Historical Archives of the European Union – International Visegrad Fellow Nataša Simeunović Bajić

Fire Damages Georgian National Archives

Georgia – Soviet-Era Treasures Burn in Tbilisi

Suisse – La Confédération lance un projet pilote sur la plateforme Mastodon

Suisse – Le Corps Archive : un film né de la rencontre entre documents historiques, danseuses et archivistes

Suisse – L’archiviste est face à l’infini et à l’éternité: émerveillement, défi, conviction et diversité

Association des archivistes francophones de Belgique – Lettre ouverte “Pour un engagement des ministres à verser leurs archives en fin de législature”

France – La chambre forte de l’Assemblée nationale, où se cachent les archives du pouvoir

France – 55 000 dessins rejoignent les collections en ligne du musée d’Orsay

National Library of Ireland – Web archiving: the National Ploughing Championship

UK National Archives – The Denning Committee on Legal Records

UK National Archives – Additional handling procedures for some documents

UK National Archives – Back to school: discover our learning resources and taught sessions

UK National Archives – An interview with artist Ngadi Smart

Saluting our Sisters at the UK National Archives

British Library acquires Baroness Shirley Williams’ archive covering political career and public life

British Library – UK Web Archive Technical Update: Summer 2023

British Library – Toddlers to teenagers: artificial intelligence and libraries in 2023

Huge collection of rare Leicester Tigers rugby memorabilia is handed over to De Montfort University’s archivists

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – When Memory Comes Alive: the Diary of a Yiddishe Woman

National Library of Israel – “And Charity Will Save From Death”: How Rabbi Akiva’s Daughter Saved Her Own Life

Yad Vashem – How I stumbled upon thousands of Holocaust-era letters and traced the stories behind them

United Arab Emirates launches new Arab history archives program

United Arab Emirates – Sharjah Archive Authority shapes strategic vision

ISO TC 46 WG 13 Begins Work on a Technical Specification for Information Governance Implementation Framework

Digital Preservation Coalition – Packed

Guillermo del Toro Receives the 2023 International Federation of Film Archives Award at Toronto International Film Festival

The Arolsen Archives for Genealogy

Delving into Council for Council for World Missions archives, scholars explore ways to decolonise mission studies

The Future-Proofing Work of Design-Brand Archivists

Atari acquires massive Atari archive after revealing a ‘new’ 2600 that takes cartridges

Scribe : un outil libre pour transcrire les fichiers audio et vidéo en texte

How can you ensure metadata is trustworthy for data governance?

Five Obstacles to Information Governance Policy Approval

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