Thursday 8 September 2011

Vol. 5, no. 1

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Government of New South Wales - Records, risks, business systems and government information

De la communauté / From the community
OCLC - Social Metadata for Libraries, Archives and Museums Part 1: Site Reviews

International Council on Archives - Archival Automation: A Bibliography

Data Centres: their Use, Value and Impact

2010 IFLA Annual Report

Open Data: Emerging Trends, Issues and Best Practices

Emerging Practice in a Digital Age: a Guide to Technology-Enhanced Institutional Innovation

First Monday, vol. 16, no. 9 (September 2011)

The National Library of Australia Magazine (September 2011)

ISO 25964-1:2011 - Information and documentation -- Thesauri and interoperability with other vocabularies -- Part 1: Thesauri for information retrieval

Book - Archival Narratives for Canada: Re-Telling Stories in a Changing Landscape

Book - Information Users and Usability in the Digital Age 

Book - Collection Development in the Digital Age 

Book - The Special Collections Handbook

Book - Losing Site: Architecture, Memory and Place

Book - The Struggle over the Files: The Western Allies and the Return of German Archives after the Second World War

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Webinar: Core Issues in Digital Preservation
24 October 11

Les coulisses des Archives nationales (France)
28 septembre et 26 octobre 2011, Paris

Sur le web / On the web
Podcast - The social life of data

Video - Cool Things at the NARA

Video - Archives SENSibles: une promenade patrimoniale au cœur d’une sélection d’archives représentatives de l’histoire du Pays basque

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Afrique / Africa
Amériques / Americas
NARA sits on 9/11 Commission records

Documents Show Feds Believed in the Yeti

Journalists seek to intervene in IRA oral history case

Texas historical court documents in peril, panel says 

The Judy Chicago Art Education Collection, one of the most important private collections of archival materials on feminist art education, is now open to the public 

Public remains barred from Attica prison riot files after 40 years

India - Keeping a record of our past

Kazakhstan proposes opening historical archives in Central Asia

State archives in Uzbekistan in chaos

Malaysia - 48th year of nation's formation, says State Archives boss

Australia - National archives in dark over museum plans

Europe / Europa
Europeana Libraries Project Begins To Aggregate Digital Content

Poland - Riddle of missing Third Reich files

1,700-year-old map of Roman roads used for online journey planner

France - The unseen photographs that throw new light on the First World War

France - Les anciens condamnés demandent à disparaître des archives des journaux

France - Réaménagement des bibliothèques nationales : le canapé aurait-il raison du livre ?

Google Book-Scanning Lawsuit Is Dropped by French Publishers

Digital Preservation Coalition to set up new Career Development and Training Task Force

UK National Archives: One million Merchant Navy seamen records now available online

UK - National Archives releases public application programming interface for 11m records

British Library to buy oldest original-bound book from Jesuits

International Open Government Partnership to Include at Least 22 Countries at Launch