Thursday 28 November 2013

Vol. 7, no. 13

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Information Commissioner of Canada - Instant Messaging Putting Access to Information at Risk

BAnQ - Recueil de règles de conservation des documents communs des ministères et des organismes gouvernementaux (mise à jour novembre 2013)

Service interministériel des Archives de France - Médias sociaux et services d'Archives en France

U.S. Government Printing Office - An Federal Depository Library Program Forecast Study Working Paper
Victoria (Australia) - Public Records Regulations 2013

De la communauté / From the community
From Bitstreams to Heritage: Putting Digital Forensics into Practice in Collecting Institutions

IFLA - À la crête des vagues, ou submergé par la marée? Naviguer dans un environnement de l’information en mutation (version française)

American Library Association - Facing Change: A Perspective on Government Publications Services in Canadian Academic Libraries in the Internet Age

Guide comparatif des outils gratuits de cartographie de l’information

La Gazette des archives, no 230 (2013)

Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, vol. 42, no. 4 (November 2013)

Restaurator: International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material, vol. 34, no. 4 (November 2013)

Journal of Library Metadata, vol. 13, no. 4 (2013)

Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, vol. 25, no. 4 (2013)

Journal of Documentation, vol. 70, no. 3 (2013)

e-Abhilekh: National Archives of India Newsletter, vol. 1, no. 2 (2013) 

Telling Our Stories: South Peace Regional Archives Newsletter, vol. 5, no. 1 (December 2013)

ISO/TR 14873:2013: Information and Documentation - Statistics and Quality Issues for Web Archiving

Book - Defining Digital Humanities: A Reader

Book - Law Librarianship in the Digital Age

Book - Mastering Digital Librarianship: Strategy, Networking and Discovery in Academic Libraries 
Book - Data Smart: Using Data Science to Transform Information into Insight

Book - Intellectual Property Law and Taxation (8th Edition)

Book - Ethical and Legal Foundations of Law Firm Records Management and Information Governance
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Book - Writing on the Wall: Social Media, the First 2,000 Years

Livre - Le Web sémantique en bibliothèque

Book - How to Trace your Family Tree: Discover and Record Your Personal Roots and Heritage: Everything from Accessing Archives and Public Record Offices to Using the Internet

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Treasury Board Secretariat Policy on Metadata for Today and the Future 
December 18, 2013, Ottawa

British Columbia Archives Boot Camp
January 25, 2014, Victoria

Webinar - Electronic Records Preservation in Practice: The Archives of Michigan and Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
December, 10, 2013

Digital Humanities in a Global Context
May 21-23, 2014, Mexico City

Webinar - Promoting Preservation: Utilizing New Media (Recording Available)
November 19, 2013

Sur le web / On the web
La Division de la gestion des documents et des archives de l'Université de Montréal maintenant sur You Tube

Video - Pop-Up Archive
Slidecast - Opportunies and Challenges of Text Mining HathiTrust Digital Library

Portail accès aux patrimoines culturels numérisés de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Video - Using the Past to Explain the Present: Interlinking Current Affairs with Archives via the Semantic Web

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Government of Canada Quietly Changes Its Approach to Crown Copyright

Military hospitals destroyed thousands of medical records, says veteran

Libraries, Archives, and Canada's Future: Edmonton Consultations

Libraries, Archives, and Canada's Future: Halifax Consultations

How the Art Canada Institute is breathing digital life into Canadian art

LAC and the Auditor General

Ontario must give Huronia survivors documents without delay: Editorial

Entente de principe de collaboration entre l’Association des archivistes du Québec (AAQ) et le Réseau des services d’archives du Québec (RAQ)

$15M gift celebrates Alberta history: Don Taylor funds Stampede Heritage Centre

L’administration de Montréal de 1796 à 1840 est maintenant accessible en ligne

Ryerson University - Souvenir of Toronto: Announcing the Robert MacIntosh Historical Toronto Collection

Mordecai Richler was here: Concordia University reading room replicates writer’s office

Carleton University Library unveils 3D printer

Hospital for Sick Children archivist David Wencer: collection documents the history of Toronto hospital

Des kilomètres d’archives enfouies au Casault de l’Université Laval

Qui êtes-vous? Journée portes ouvertes au Centre d'archives de Québec

Centre d’archives de l’Outaouais - Sur les traces de la généalogie…

Trois-Rivières - Un toit pour le patrimoine archivistique
Rimouski - Le Centre d'archives ouvre ses portes sur 2 km d'histoire dans l'Est du Québec

Chilliwack Museum and Archives (B.C.) to be home of Norman’s photograph collection

Cambridge Archives and Records Centre (Ont.) pondering partership with

Ontario - Stratford-Perth Archives Project Moves Ahead

Vernon (B.C.) - Library cuts a concern

What are the differences between archival culture in the U.S. and Canada?

Afrique / Africa
Open Government Partnership: what it means for Africa

An archival repository for South Africa’s water-related historical records

Sénégal - Les archives d'un massacre au service d'une histoire officielle mensongère

Mali - Institut Ahmed Baba: la numérisation des archives s'impose

Amériques / Americas
U.S. Census Bureau - New Census App Helps Users Find Local Statistics on the Go

Public Interest Declassification Board Seeks Input on Declassification Priorities

We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archive

50 Years Later: Man Who Killed Oswald, Jack Ruby, Files Revealed To CBS

JFK Assassination - Zapruder film analysis still disputed

Alaska - Imaging, indexing project will preserve documents

A literary treasure, unveiled: Harvard displays rare and valuable copy of 1640 ‘Bay Psalm Book’

The Bay Psalm Book, the first book printed in America, sells for $14.2 million at Sotheby's

The Earliest British North American Printing (by a Canadian rare book librarian)

Historian Caroline Winterer’s analysis of Benjamin Franklin’s letters applies big data to big history

University of Southern Mississippi - Oral history project to document oil spill impact
Historic photos in Niagara Falls going digital: city historian to put archive online

Massive Online Archive of AIDS Posters Completed in time for World AIDS Day

Bruce Springsteen Born to Run manuscript to be auctioned

Unpublished Salinger Books Leaked to Private File-Sharing Site

Minnesota - Inside the world's largest 3D printing factory

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
New information management service for New Zealand government agencies

Online archive brings New Zealand artists together

Australia - Secret archive throws new light on Tasmania's Aboriginal history

Japan - Papers that pushed for Pacific War revisited

South Korea to permanently keep records of former sex slaves

The Historical Documents at the National Library of China

Inventorying of living heritage on the top of Kazakhstan’s agenda 

Kashmir: History, Historian and the Archive

Europe / Europa
Europeana celebrates 5 years and 30 million objects

Vladimir Putin to purchase Sergei Rachmaninoff's archive and estate?

German fleet surrender telegrams may shed new light on First World War

Suisse - Les Archives de la vie ordinaire au service de l'histoire

Suisse - Les soeurs Ursulines ouvrent leurs archives

France - Le "coffre-fort numérique", appellation réglementée par la CNIL (Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés)

France - Archives 1914-18 : 10 000 personnes ont participé à la "Grande collecte"

Un manuscrit des "Mémoires d'outre-tombe" acquis par la Bibliothèque nationale de France de gré à gré

France - Photographie inédite: un air de Baudelaire
La lettre de Gide à Proust s'envole à 145 000 euros chez Sotheby's

Ireland - Troubles records handed to archive

Ireland - Gardaí arrest National Library staffer over missing books
The National Library of Wales launches ‘The Welsh Experience of the First World War’
BBC Scotland launches new art project to draw on creative potential of BBC Archive

UK - Fears grow over open access to patient records: details from a database of patients' conditions, treatment and medical histories could even be sold to private companies

Police to develop national strategy for tackling heritage crime

Europeana signs Memorandum of Understanding with the BBC

Oxford University's photo archive is posted on the internet

First edition Isaac Newton book breaks world record at auction

Exeter Cathedral’s 1,000-year-old archive has new £1m home

Neath Abbey Ironworks drawings bought by archive

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Blueprint for Litigation Over the Iraqi Jewish Archives

Israel's theater archives: a one-woman project

Israel's History in Pictures: Oregon State University Archives ca.1910

Head of Iran’s National Library Visits Dutch Library

New digital preservation alliance links the UK, Ireland and the Netherlands

How do game companies share massive files?
What Is 4-D Printing? How the future will build itself

Five practical applications of government big data

Planning for the management of information as an asset in new business systems

The Web as a Preservation Medium

10 Fascinating Stories Behind Historical Open Letters

Thursday 21 November 2013

Vol. 7, no. 12

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada - National Union Catalogue Survey
Service interministériel des Archives de France - La politique des publics dans les services d’archives
République française - Préconisations relatives au tri et à la conservation des archives produites par les régions

European Union Agency for Network and Information Security - Good Practice Guide for Securely Deploying Governmental Clouds

De la communauté / From the community
Electronic Memory of the Arctic - Status Report for the Arctic Council

Ithaka S+R - Searching for Sustainability: Strategies from Eight Digitized Special Collections

American Library Association - Bibliography of Writings on the History of Libraries, Librarianship, and Book Culture (Fall 2013)

The American Archivist, vol. 76, no. 2 (Fall / Winter 2013)

Archives and Manuscripts, vol. 41, no. 3 (November 2013)

Practical Technology for Archives, no. 1 (November 2013)

International Journal of Digital Curation, vol. 8, no. 2 (2013)

Information Management, vol. 47, no. 6 (November / December 2013)

Eaton Journal of Archival Research in Science Fiction, vol. 1, no. 2 (November 2013)

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 19, no. 11-12 (November-December 2013)

Documentation et bibliothèques, vol. 59, no. 4 (Octobre-Décembre 2013)

ACA News: The Newsletter of the Academy of Certified Archivists, no. 83 (Fall 2013)

Lettre d'information de l'Association des archivistes francophones de Belgique, no. 19 (Novembre 2013)
Bulletin Memoriav: préserver le patrimoine audiovisuel, no. 20 (Novembre 2013)
Version française de l'article sur la Bibliothèque du Congrès:

Book - Data Management for Libraries: A Library Information Technology Association Guide 

Book - Mastering Family, Library & Church Records (2nd Edition)

Book - The Armenian Genocide: Evidence from the German Foreign Office Archives, 1915-1916

Book - Progressive Trends in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries

Book - The Knowledge of Culture and the Culture of Knowledge: Implications for Theory, Policy and Practice

Book - Pocket Data Mining: Big Data on Small Devices
Livre - Des Archives en France 2012

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Acadian Archives / Archives acadiennes: Trouver Sa Voix / Finding your Voice
November 23, 2013, Fort Kent (Maine)

Free APARSEN Webinar: Certification of Digital Preservation Repositories
9 December, 2013

Webinar - Texas State Library and Archives Commission: Using Microfilm for Preserving Electronic Records
December 11, 2013

Massive Open Online Course - Information Security and Risk Management in Context
December 11, 2013-February 19, 2014

International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres 2014 Conference
July 13-18, 2014, Antwerp (Belgium)

National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair (Video Available)
September 3-4, 2013, Washington D.C.

Sur le web / On the web
Parliament’s Historical Debates are Now Available Online

National library of Australia Video - Mapping Australia

Video - Digitisation and Digital Preservation Challenges at the BBC
Podcast - Is Australian Copyright Broken?

COPTR (Community Owned digital Preservation Tool Registry) Beta Launch

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Documents reveal abortion struggles: declassified minutes of cabinet meeting show tensions between Mulroney ministers

Future of Canadian libraries and archives discussed: Royal Society of Canada hosts talk to learn from Halifax community

Libraries, Archives, and Canada's Future: Calgary Consultations
L’avenir des bibliothèques et des institutions d’archives au Canada: consultation de Montréal
Library and Archives Canada Enhances its Lending Services to Institutions

Library and Archives Canada - The digitization of the Lord Grey banner

University of Toronto Libraries Acquire General James Wolfe's Historic Letters 

Archives of Ontario - Looking back through the eyes of the CFPL news camera

Huronia survivors hit roadblocks in attempts to get case files

Regina - City launches virtual archive

Reflecting the City: Vintage Movies from the City of Vancouver Archives

Éléphant célèbre cinq ans d’existence: une unité de restauration de films unique au monde

École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information - Vincent Larivière obtient la Chaire de recherche du Canada sur les transformations de la communication savante

Québec - Régis Labeaume trouve une vocation pour Les Nouvelles-Casernes: il veut y installer un centre de généalogie 

Modernisation du Centre d'archives de Thetford

Century-old war quilt returned to Canadian community

Afrique / Africa
Somalia - Radio Mogadishu Archive Digitization

Congo - L’importance d’un service d’archives dans une entreprise

New library of Nelson Mandela archives is unveiled

South African: archivists study Mandela missives

Tanzanian Governmentt ponders automatic employment for librarians and record keepers

New centre in Algeria for safeguarding intangible heritage in Africa

Amériques / Americas
Human Rights Archives Under Attack in El Salvador

National Archives at Boston offering JFK remembrance

Warren Commission Report Available on Gpo's Federal Digital System

50 years after JFK's death, new website asks people to share their stories about his legacy

Jacqueline Kennedy’s bloodstained pink suit, preserved at National Archives but not on view

Snowden effect: NSA struggles with 888% increase in FOIA requests

What Does the Google Books Decision Mean for Historians?

Let's get digital: Making Alaska's archives accessible

Virginia court records taken during Civil War return home

Tennessee State archives post military police records online

Utah Valley University professor plans first deaf culture digital library

The Manuscripts of Emily Dickinson: Curator’s Choice #5: Mike Kelly from Amherst College Archives & Special Collections

The Incredible Story of Marion Stokes, who Single-handedly Taped 35 Years of TV News

Film-history gems hidden away

New York Public Library Acquires Tom Wolfe’s Papers for $2.15 Million

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australian spy watchdog uses paper instead of emails

Hong Kong - Destruction of archives is one more dirty government secret

Documents on WWII Korean forced labor found in South Korean embassy

Korean Archival Finds Could Prompt Compensation Claims

Taiwan - Guomindang Party Archives

Europe / Europa
Czechoslovakia - Staff ruses helped preserve valuable footage during communism, says National Film Archive head Michal Bregant

The Library of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia: one Library serving 7 states over the decades

France - L'État va récupérer 313 manuscrits du général de Gaulle

France seeks WWI mementos to mark centennial

France - Liquidation de l’Epra : des milliers d’archives radiophoniques réduites au silence
France - Novarchive conserve les archives historiques de Suez

France - Pour ses 150 ans, Société Générale confie ses archives audiovisuelles à Cité de mémoire

Scotland - Historians win battle to keep Catholic archive in capital home

Scotland - Mystery songbook from 1709 found in Greenock

British Newspaper Library - Moving 750 million pages of print archive to a new home

UK National Archives - JFK file digitised for 50th anniversary of assassination
UK National Archives - A day in the life of an archivist

Conservative speeches 'erased' by the Party safe at the Bodleian Library
Tory speech archive returns to the web after brief disappearance

BBC Worldwide and Getty Images partner in global representation of BBC Motion Gallery

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Open the Archive

Secret shots from the Great War: ahead of the First World War commemorations, a tribute to the young doctor who smuggled his camera onto the frontline

Music archive for 'Doctor Who' pioneer in Manchester

Protesters oppose Bexley Council’s proposed historical archives move

ISO/IEC JTC 1 Working Group Developing International Standard for Electronic Discovery

Beyond the Scanned Image: Assessing Scholarly Uses of Digital Collections
Pour en finir avec l’expression « Records Management »

Historic iPhones: Personal Digital Media Devices in the Collection

10 Oldest Surviving Documents of their Type

'Histagrams' Tumblr Imagines History Told Through Instagram

L’histoire à l’âge du numérique: enseigner aux élèves l’approche et l’analyse de sources et documents

Digital Workflows for the Archives