Thursday 28 March 2013

Vol. 6, no. 30

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada - Report on Plans and Priorities 2013-2014

Minnesota Historical Society - Report on Digital Preservation and Cloud Services

Speech by Daniel J. Caron - Insightful. Revealing. Surprising. Double Take: Portraits of Intriguing Canadians presented at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

De la communauté / From the community
APARSEN - Business Preparedness Report (of Research Libraries in Regard to Economically-Sustainable Digital Preservation)

APARSEN - Report on Cost Parameters for Digital Repositories  

Film and Sound in Higher and Further Education: a Progress Report with then Strategic Recommendations
British Universities Film & Video Council - Audiovisual Citation Guidelines

The Fair Use/Fair Dealing Handbook

Article - À la recherche de la "mémoire" du web : sédiments, traces et temporalités des documents en ligne

The Electronic Library, vol. 31, no. 2 (2013)

Conference of Directors of National Libraries in Asia and Oceania Newsletter, no. 76 (March 2013)

La Gazette des Archives, no. 228, 2012 (Numéro spécial: Normalisation et gestion des documents d’activité (records management))

La Gazette de la fonction publique du canton de Vaud (Suisse), no. 243, 2013 (numéro spécial sur l'archivage)

Free ebook - Baseball: The National Pastime in the National Archives

Book - Information Literacy and Cultural Heritage: Developing a Model for Lifelong Learning

Book - The Heretical Archive: Digital Memory at the End of Film

Book - Investigative Computer Forensics: Using Computer Forensics in eDiscovery, Forensic Accounting Analysis and Investigating Corporate Fraud

Livre - Vendée : les archives de l'extermination 

Livre - La Bastille dévoilée par ses archives

Book - Intellectual Property and Development

Book - The Information Society (6th edition)

Book - The Photographic Studios of Europe

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
76th Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology
November 1-6, 2013, Montreal

Exhibit - Women, Freedom and Hosiery
May 4- May 31, London, Ontario

Table ronde "Livres et archives à l'époque du numérique" (incluant Daniel J. Caron et Roger Chartier)
16 mai 2013, Montréal

Current Best Practices in Digital Archiving Moving Image and Sound Assets Webinar
April 12, 2013

Webinar - Copyright in Motion International Edition: Mobile Technology
April 23, 2013

Print Management at "Mega-scale" Webinar (Outputs Available)
14 March 2013

Sur le web / On the web
National Archives of Australia - Introduction to Digital Records eLearning Module

Forte (National Library of Australia's New App to View Digitized Sheet Music From Their Collection)

Site Internet de Archivistes sans frontière, France

UK National Archives podcast - An Embarrassing Question: Opium, Britain and China 1856-1860

UK National Archives podcast - Stalingrad and Berlin: researching the reality of war

Video - Tajik Manuscripts & Their Conservation in Tajikistan 

Outils / Tools
Flipboard Opens Curation Platform: Now Anyone Can Create And Share Their Own Magazines

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Full Collection of Digitized Federal Hansards by 2015?

Trous de mémoire à Radio-Canada: le site des archives historiques de la société d’État est à l’arrêt depuis 2009

Preserve the Canadian Wheat Board library and archives

Historical navy artifacts donated to Calgary archive

Vancouver Archives digitizes 512 maps and plans

University of Toronto Libraries and National Library of China partner in new agreement for academic cooperation
Predicting future climate change may lie in some of Canada’s oldest weather records

Issues Facing Archives (by Harold Averill, Assistant University Archivist, University of Toronto Archives & Records Management Services)

Archives Assists Guelph Cultural Mapping Project

Afrique / Africa
Liberia: Nine Archivists for Training in Accra

Ghana - Chief in Court for forging a 'colonial' document

Amériques / Americas
Library of Congress fears sequester cuts to pest control, bookbinding, magazine subscriptions

Stop the Presses: Putting Public Documents Online Has Saved Taxpayers $16 Million

America's oldest documents, from 1500s Florida, getting digital archive

Jason Scott's Archive Team Is Saving The Web From Itself (And Rescuing Your Stuff)

Public Archives to celebrate 375th anniversary of the landing of Swedes in Delaware

Connecticut Historical Society buys Amistad letters

Voices of the Holocaust Resonate on the Web

James Woods: the tragedy of current film preservation efforts

Pulling The Present Into The Future: William McDonough To Be Stanford University Libraries' First "Living Archive"

Secret Documents Signed by Mao Zedong Sold for Millions in New York

Massive Collection of Archival Beach Boys Documents Going on Auction Block

Rochester (New York) firm inks deal to provide cloud service for court's archive

Vietnam Veteran Rediscovers and Shares His 45-Year-Old Photo Archive

Lost camera reunited with owner after six years drifting in the ocean

Pakistan (Punjab) - Archives Library to be repaired, expanded

India - Rare nationalist works, banned by the British, in danger of being lost forever

National Library Board of Singapore - Enhancing library services through ICT in Singapore

National Diet Library (Japan) - Historical Recordings Collection special website started

Europe / Europa
European Commission Creates a Working Group to Define Common Metadata

13 partners from across Europe join together to improve digital curation

Association of European Research Libraries - Launch of the Research Data Alliance: time to engage at a global level

Former boss of Naples historic library confesses to multiple book thefts

Malta - Restoration of documents at the Notarial Archives

Earliest Known Broadcast on Nazi Persecution of Jews

Genève (Suisse) - Le Musée d’ethnographie lâche ses archives sur le Net

Vers des Lumières numériques ? Entretien avec Roger Chartier, professeur au Collège de France

UK Web Archives - APIs, data services, and being generous

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes archive needs volunteers

New archive gives theatre history researchers a glimpse in to the magical world of composer Stephen Sondheim

Rare stamps auction to raise £5m for postal archive's new museum

University for the Creative Arts launches Zandra Rhodes digital archive

Access to information: 15 things you need to know to get it right
All hail the archive: A secret weapon that publishers don’t even realize they have

How big is the sound of music? HD music adoption can mean big storage needs for consumers

Why you need social media information governance frameworks

PDF pour Archiver

Digital Archiving For A Bygone Era

Skills for Leading Libraries of the Future 

Thursday 21 March 2013

Vol. 6, no. 29

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology - Intellectual Property Regime in Canada

Library of Congress - Perspectives on Personal Digital Archiving

Suisse - eCH-0165: Spécification de format SIARD (version 1.0)

De la communauté / From the community
Archives & Records Association UK and Ireland - Irish Guidelines for Indexing Archives

Iron Mountain - Federal Records Management: Navigating the Storm Report (U.S.)

2012 Results: Social Media Use in Archives and Special Collections

Archival Science, vol. 13, no. 1 (March 2013) 

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 19, no. 3-4 (March-April 2013)

Journal of the American Institute for Conservation, vol. 52, no. 1 (February 2013)

In Situ: revue des patrimoines, no 20, 2013 (Numéro spécial : Les patrimoines de la traite négrière et l'esclavage)

La Gazette du Centre Informatique National de l'Enseignement Supérieur (numéro spécial sur l'Archivage numérique pérenne)

Library of Congress Magazine, vol. 2, no. 2 (March-Avril 2013)

Book - Records and Information Management for the 21st Century 

Book - Performing Memory in Art and Popular Culture

Book - Commemorative Events: Memory, Identities, Conflict

Book - Understanding and Conducting Information Systems Auditing

Livre - Actes, contrats et dispenses de mariage: comment retrouver ces documents essentiels ?

Book - Implementing Virtual Reference Services: A Library and Information Technology Association Guide

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
81e congrès de l'ACFAS
9-10 mai 2013, Québec
Colloque 314: Archives et intermédialités
Colloque 331: L'exploitation et la mise en valeur des archives à l'ère numérique
10th International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects
2-5 September, 2013, Lisbon, Portugal

Screening the Future 2013: crossing boundaries for AV preservation
May 7-8 2013, London

Cultural Heritage Archives: Networks, Innovation & Collaboration
26-27 September, 2013, Washington D.C.

Sur le web / On the web
New blog for the International Council on Archives Section for Literary and Artistic Archives
World-wide Directory of Repositories holding Literary and Artistic Archives

Video - A Digital Shift: Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond
UK National Archives podcast - The policy agenda of the British Government, 1945-2008

L'association des Archivistes du Québec maintenant sur Twitter

Outils / Tools
Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

‘Muzzling’ of Canadian government scientists sent before Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault

Searching for a savior: who will serve as steward of Canadian government information?

James Moore talks with librarians on Twitter. Here's what ensued.
Laurie Hawn, MP for Edmonton Centre: No muzzle on librarians

Halifax's case of the missing letters, steam engine and suit of armour

Québec accusé de «désinformation numérique»: le Conseil du trésor manipule des données pour donner un portrait embelli des dépenses publiques

Bruno Lemay nommé à la Direction des centres d'archives de l'est du Québec et des archives gouvernementales de Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec

La chronique d'Hugo Lavoie sur les cent ans des archives de Montréal

York University - Clara Thomas Archives and Special Collections acquires 700 artists’ books

Valuable donations added to Bowen Island (B.C.) Museum and Archives’ collection

Afrique / Africa

Manuscrits maliens : Arkhênum et l’INSA de Lyon prêts à reprendreleur travail de numérisation

Sierra Leone - National Public Archives Act is obsolete: Minister of Information and Communication, Alhaji Alpha Kanu 

Amériques / Americas
CIA's Gus Hunt On Big Data: We 'Try To Collect Everything And Hang On To It Forever'

United States Copyright Office - Call for Updates to U.S. Copyright Law

Library of Congress to Preserve 1st Message from Space

The Lyndon Johnson tapes: Richard Nixon's 'treason'

The Copyright Rule We Need to Repeal If We Want to Preserve Our Cultural Heritage

Special Library in Focus: The National Archives at New York City

South Carolina archivist: Legislative ‘sunshine’ could cost $1 million

Smithsonian begins creating US agriculture archive

Europe / Europa
Ambitious Luxembourg electronic archiving reform now on track

Radio Netherlands Worldwide archives in danger
Interviews with German First World War soldiers who fought at Verdun unearthed

Photographer To The Tsar: The Russian Empire In Color

France - Le don d’archives féministes : premiers résultats

France - "Le Monde" détruit 50 000 clichés d'archives d'un photographe argentin

Ireland - Trove of Irish Historical Artifacts in County Mayo

Unique images of German prisoners of war in England revealed

Herefordshire man discovers WWI documents Government wanted destroyed

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Turkey - TRT’s historical Turkish music archive goes digital

Turkey's musical archive preserved due to Armenian musician Hambardzum Limonchyan

The Importance of Archiving in TV and Film

Snow Byte and the Seven Formats: A Digital Preservation Fairy Tale

How digitised ‘special’ collections are boosting experiences of teaching and learning