Thursday 4 July 2013

Vol. 6, no. 44

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
UK National Archives - Open Government Licence v2.0

NARA - Guidance on Managing Social Media Records (Draft for Comments)

State Records Office of Western Australia - General Disposal Authority for Government Records (Exposure Draft)

De la communauté / From the community
Preserving Interactives: Preserving Audio-Visual Materials in a Post-Broadcasting Paradigm

Young Researchers in Digital Humanities: A Manifesto

OASIS - Content Management Interoperability Services (Version 1.1)

Archives and Records: the Journal of the Archives and Records Association, vol. 34, no. 1, 2013 (formerly known as the Journal of the Society of Archivists) 

First Monday, vol. 18, no. 7 (July 2013)

Canadian Library Association - The National Voice Advocacy Newsletter, vol. 1 (June 2013)

Nga Tapuwae: the Newsletter of Archives New Zealand (July 2013)
Chroniques de la Bibliothèque nationale de France, no 67 (Juillet-Septembre 2013)

Book - Archival Turn in Feminism: Outrage in Order

Book - The Metadata Manual: A Practical Workbook

Book - The Accidental Law Librarian

Book - The Struggle for Canadian Copyright: Imperialism to Internationalism, 1842-1971

Book - Big Data

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Reconnect Big Data 2013: the Advance of Data Drive Discovery
October 16-18, 2013, Ottawa

Free e-course - New Librarianship Master Class
July 8 - August 4, 2013

The Reel Thing
August 21–23, 2013, Los Angeles

COmmunicating COmplexity: International Conference Aimed at Exploring Responses to the Emerging Need for Making Complex Information Accessible Through Design
25-26 October 2013, Alghero (Italy)

9th International Digital Curation Conference
24 - 27 February, 2014, San Francisco

Sur le web / On the web
Slidecast - Big Data and the Quantified Society

Web Archiving Bibliography 2013

Video - YouTube Copyright Basics

Video - The U.S. National Archivist on Founders and Flying Saucers
Research Project - Phototrails: Vizualizing Millions of Photos to Find Cultural Patterns Around the World

Video - Duke University: Digitize This Book Service Presentation

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada’s access to information law is still full of holes after 30 years

Aboriginal Affairs impeding residential school suit, says NDP

National Repository of Criminal Records database is exceeding its reach

Minister Aglukkaq Announces Support for Preservation of Canada’s Heritage (Lutsel K’e Dene First Nation and Tlicho people)

Library and Archives Canada - Release of a new version of the Federal Census of 1871 (Ontario Index) database

Experts want next LAC boss to have archive experience, headed in "disastrous direction" in last four years

Québec - Révision de la Loi sur les archives et de ses documents afférents

Manitoba - Our archival yearbooks should stay in our province

Newfoundland & Labrador - Red bay (now on UNESCO heritage list): it started as a love story

Life on the Grid showcases Toronto’s photo archives

University of Toronto - New acquisition: 1867 Royal Proclamation broadside

Ryerson University Library & Archives - Mystery Images Found Around the Library

The Windsor Community Archives: A Gateway To Our Collective Memory

Welcome to the Maclean’s archives: 108 years of the magazine will soon be digitized

‘Lost Ottawa’ Facebook page a labour of love for history buff

Appel à tous : recherche d’archives en lien avec la basse-ville de Québec

Saskatchewan - Humboldt and District Museum and Gallery on the hunt for historic photos

Canada Through a Lens: the British Library Colonial Copyright Collection

British Library - Happy Canada Day

Afrique / Africa
The 100th Anniversary of the Archives of Senegal

Promesse au sénégalais: François Hollande fait volte-face sur les archives des massacres de Thiaroye 44

Four communities in Uganda commence inventory making of their intangible cultural heritage

Préserver les archives de la Télévision Publique d'Angola, c'est garder l'histoire de l'Angola 

Algérie - Convention entre le MPTIC et les Archives nationales sur la promotion du contenu numérique relatif à la mémoire nationale

Algérie - Archives : "Il existe des perspectives de coopération fructueuses avec la France"

Amériques / Americas
Guyana - National Archives digitisation project launched

Jamaica - UNESCO Commits $36 Million to Archives and Records Department

U.S. Postal Service Logging All Mail for Law Enforcement

Hawaii Passes Open Data Legislation

Georgia - New Era For The State Archives

Maine - Architecture of early Acadian houses on display at Acadian Archives

Patent filed for self-destructing email

Florida Atlantic University restoring children's records damaged by Superstorm Sandy

University of Alabama - Archivists Race Technology to Save Past Research, Records

Archival Revival: Efforts to salvage the Baltimore City Archives get a boost

New map may explain General Lee's decisions at Gettysburg

Rare letters from father of US Navy surface in South Carolina
An MIT Project That Lets You Spy On Yourself

Cool Job Alert! I Was A Lingerie Archivist

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - National Archives transfers coat of arms

National Library of New Zealand - Drawing New Zealand Life (about the Cartoon Archive)

Kashmir - Digitization of J&K Academy of Art, Culture & Languages' cultural wealth on, 1.25 lakh folios done

Europe / Europa
Cyber-savvy Estonia urges EU to rely less on US 'clouds'

Russia's oldest record label goes digital

Digitizing the GDR: East German Papers Offer Glimpse of History

Archivist traces manuscript waste in a set of volumes back to a dark origin in Frankfurt

'French PRISM' revealed: All communications tracked, metadata collected

What Is Happening to France's Military Archives?
Association des archivistes français: La parole aux conservateurs du Service historique de la Défense

France - Des livres anciens (de la Bibliothèque nationale de France) retournent en librairie

France - Trouvé dans une poubelle, un chartrier de 1388 remis aux archives du Morbihan

France - Sounds archives travel with a boat

Ireland - University of Ulster is to establish a £1.2 million digital archive focusing on the ‘Troubles’ 

Ireland - Derry citizens collaborate to create massive historical photo archive

Scotland - Records donated to Archive Centre in Inverness shed light on ex-pats in Africa

Every British Website Is Going into the British Library: A Q&A on How & Why

Far-right archive opened at University of Northampton

Rescued, Hitchcock's Silent Films Flicker Anew

Authorities 'use analytics tool that recognises sarcasm'

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Ottoman manuscripts come to the digital environment

Technical knowledge necessary for archival jobs
The “What” of Email Archiving

What People Are Asking About Personal Digital Archiving: Part 2

Conseils pour bien choisir son outil de numérisation
Citizen cartographers fill the gaps in maps

Cloud storage: Hype or Happening?

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: only a member of this blog may post a comment.