Thursday 28 May 2015

Vol. 8, no. 39

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Copyright Board of Canada - Statement of Royalties to Be Collected by Access Copyright for the Reprographic Reproduction

BAnQ - Aide-mémoire concernant la gestion des documents et des archives des conférences régionales des élus dans le contexte d’un transfert de compétence

Archives New Zealand - Records Management and Social Media

National Archives of Australia - Digital Information and Records Management Capability Matrix

National Archives of Australia - Disposal of Records in the Archives' Custody Following Digitisation (Draft for Comments)

NARA - Managing Digital Identity Authentication Records (Draft for Comments)

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Library Association - Draft Position Statement on Intellectual Freedom

Association for Recorded Sound Collections - Guide to Audio Preservation

Council on Library and Information Resources - Getting Found: Search Engine Optimization Cookbook

Digital Humanities 101: a Highly Opinionated Resource Guide

JISC - Institutional ORCID Implementation and Cost Benefit Analysis Report

Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 9, no. 1 (2015)

Restaurator: International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material, vol. 36, no. 2 (June 2015)

Journal of Information Science, vol. 41, no. 3 (June 2015)

Taiwan National Archives Newsletter, vol. 21 (2015)

ACA News: the Newsletter of the Academy of Certified Archivists, no. 88 (Spring 2015)

PhD Dissertation - Development of a Scale for Measuring Perceptions of Trustworthiness for Digitized Archival Documents

Book - Performing Digital: Multiple Perspectives on a Living Archive

Book - Waves and Forms: Electronic Music Devices and Computer Encodings in China
Novel - Archivist Wasp 

Book - A History of Modern Librarianship: Constructing the Heritage of Western Cultures

Book - All you Can Pay: how Companies Use our Data to Empty our Wallets

Book - Museums, Heritage and Indigenous Voice: Decolonizing Engagement

Book - Tracing your Welsh Ancestors: a Guide for Family Historians

Book - Assessing Service Quality: Satisfying the Expectations of Library Customers (3rd Edition)

Book - M-Libraries 5: from Devices to People

Book - Confidentiality, Privacy, and Information Security: a Primer for Law Firm Records and Information Governance Professionals

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Exhibit - Spirit of Sport: the Legacy of Jackie MacDonald
Until the end of August 2015, Archives of Ontario

Theorising Digital Society
September 14, 2015, University of Canberra (Australia)

International Federation of Television Archives World Conference 
October 7-10, 2015, Vienna

International Internet Preservation Consortium - General Assembly 2016
April 11-15, 2015, Reykjavik (Iceland)

International Internet Preservation Consortium - General Assembly 2015 (Recordings Available)
April 27-28, 2015, Stanford University

Webinar - Interactive Handwritten Text Recognition and Indexing of Historical Documents: tranScriptorium and the Transkribus Platform (Recording Available)
May 26, 2015

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast - Guardians of the North: Comic Books in Canada 

Nova Scotia Archives Virtual Exhibit - Women of Digby County, 1950

Video - Digital Preservation for Public Broadcasting

Video - Social Networks and Archival Context: from R&D to Cooperative Program

National Library of New Zealand Podcast - Making Sense of World War One

Indiegogo - Nepal Earthquake Appeal to Save Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya (MPP) Archive

349 applications mobiles muséales, patrimoniales et culturelles en France

Vidéo - Zoom sur : les archives nationales dans le Marais

Vidéo - Les femmes dans les archives de l'Ancien régime

Vidéo - Dans les coulisses des Archives de Beaune (France)

New Website - Save Copyright Reform (European Union)

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada’s Truth Commission on Residential Schools Is Coming to a Troubling Close, Far from Reconciliation

Residential school survivors recall arrests: two attorneys are taking the federal Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs to court after the government refused to check RCMP and Ministry of Health records for evidence

A Licence with Limited Value: Copyright Board Delivers Devastating Defeat to Access Copyright

Possible Fallout from the Copyright Board’s Access Copyright Provincial and Territorial Government Decision

Les statistiques canadiennes manquent… et mentent

More Canadians Support a New National Library than the Victims of Communism Memorial

Ottawa City Council Urges Harper Government to Move Victims of Communism memorial

Library and Archives Canada - Project Naming is Expanding

Library and Archives Canada - New additions to the Rare Books Collection: a Census

Library and Archives Canada - Molly Lamb Bobak: Canada’s first female Canadian war artist

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries Signs the Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age

Secrecy laws, which vary by province, shield Manitoba's advertising slogan

BAnQ - Les calendriers de conservation du milieu de la santé et de services sociaux : nouveaux établissements, nouvelles règles

Les archives de Gabrielle Messier à BAnQ : portrait d’une artiste-peintre

Cinémathèque québécoise: fin du moratoire sur les acquisitions

To celebrate International Archives Day on June 9, 2015, Saskatchewan Archives Board has submitted the following map 

Margaret Atwood submits manuscript to Future Library; won't be read for 100 years

University of Alberta chosen to house a national treasure: Canada’s ice-core archive

University of Victoria - Researchers hope public can shed light on Franklin Expedition

Brock University - Nationally significant donation made to archives

A rare find: Grenfell hooked rug pops up in Ontario (University of Waterloo)

À la conquête du big data : Polytechnique Montréal recrute le scientifique de renom Andrea Lodi

Ryerson University Archives & Special Collections - Days Gone By: a Summer Guide to Toronto

Dans les archives des instituts psychiatriques

Toronto - John McKenzie House a part of North York history

Edmonton Public Library growing online resources

Government of Canada Helps Preserve History and Heritage in Southern Alberta (Crowsnest Museum and Archives)

La Société historique du Saguenay voit grand: la région pourrait accueillir le plus grand centre d’archives industriel du Canada

Galt Museum and Archives (Alb.) traffic on the rise

Peel (Ont.) - Old Friends: an Archivist Reflects on Treasured Favourites

Belleville (Ont.) - Archives ready for new life

More than 300 people attend open house at Peterborough (Ont.) Museum and Archives 

Association des archivistes du Québec - L’expérience de mentorat du congrès 2014: un an après

Wake up! ARMA Canada

Afrique / Africa
Tunisie - L'Instance Vérité et Dignité autorisée à accéder aux archives de la Présidence 

Tunisie - Le patrimoine musical populaire voué à l'oubli, mérite d'être préservé et valorisé 

Maroc - Moussem de Tan-Tan: préservation des traditions orales hassanies

Congo - Le site de la résidence du président Kasa-Vubu à Kinshasa (et ses archives) classé patrimoine culturel national

Amériques / Americas
The disgrace regarding the Grenada revolution archives

Archives officials worried about preserving Hillary Clinton's records

Why the last of the JFK files could embarrass the CIA

Veterans History Project nears milestone of 100,000 oral histories at Library of Congress

Library of Congress - A New Interface and New Web Archive Content at

It’s the Real Thing: Coca-Cola on Mad Men and in the Library of Congress Collections

National Air and Space Museum - Finding Treasures in the Arthur C. Clarke Collection

NASA Launches API Portal to Encourage Use of Data Sets

Spoliation and the long-awaited federal e-discovery rule changes

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Secret Oral-History Project

Oklahoma - Flooding revives talk of digital court records

Database of historic Missouri prison records now online

Photos capture 40 years of mid-Michigan history

Tennessee - Oliver Caswell King and Katherine Rebecca Rutledge King Papers (Civil War love letters) Now Online

Colorado - Chautauqua archive goes digital to allow public access

Pennsylvania - Archivists giving priority to reviving small-town histories

Harvard - The Changing Nature of Acquisitions at the Schlesinger Library

Yale - Class uses historic Cherokee archive, Skype to hone skills in linguistic fieldwork

Superman’s Competition in the Archives of the University of Notre Dame

New Jersey college archiving oral history of Sandy

Accessing Historic Public Media: the Perspective of a Researcher

Mr. Holmes Lawsuit: Arthur Conan Doyle Estate Sues Bill Condon & Distributors

Rare Sylvia Plath proof goes up for auction

Libraries face challenge to balance public access, security

Book thief vents rage on laureate's poetry with shotgun

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia’s history on microfilm offered free to good home

Australia - Vietnam War veterans invited to share stories for a new interactive online archive

Australia - Tasmania’s Archive and Heritage Office: Rare Books add to Library’s Cool Collection

Archives New Zealand to rebuild Christchurch facility

New Zealand - Archives yield exciting climate data find

New Zealand - Archives records the history of Auckland

Corée - Une bibliothèque spécialisée dans les vinyles ouvre à... Séoul 

India - Private agency to facilitate managing of government files

Europe / Europa
Research of formerly secret archives sheds new light on the Soviet wartime economy

Bulgaria opens up communist-era military archives

How Nazi secret police files could stop terror attacks

Fastweb makes Italian WWI archive available online

Italy - New study center near Parma conserves over 12 million artistic items

Italy - Presentation of the ARCH Project (Archival Research and Cultural Heritage: the Theatre Archive of Socìetas Raffaello Sanzio)

Vatican library: open source for long-term preservation

Malta - Notarial Archives discovery: documents from Gozo dating to 1431 saved from the bin

Belgique - Saint-Hubert : le palais abbatial va-t-il perdre ses archives ?

Belgique - Le Nord et le Centre, désert archivistique

France - Et si c’était le Big Data qui nous disait qui est Charlie ?

France - Un traité annoté de Luther retrouvé

Bibliothèque nationale de France - Les Trésors du patrimoine écrit: le recueil de fables animalières Kalîla wa Dimna

France - Lancement de Mazarinum, la bibliothèque numérique de la Bibliothèque Mazarine

France - Alain Bentolila, linguiste, spécialiste de l'apprentissage de la lecture et du langage chez l'enfant: l'illusion numérique

France - À quoi ressemblait le pont d’Avignon au Moyen Âge ?

Spectacular journey through time and space: Parisian record stores

Ireland - Secret files claim IRA terror suspects here were given amnesty

National Library of Ireland - Marriage Referendum and Age of Presidential Candidates Referendum Web Archiving Project

National Library of Ireland announces appointment of new Director

Libraries could outlast the internet, head of British Library says

British Library - Spare Rib goes digital: 21 years of radical feminist magazine put online

Shocking claims of human jellyfish babies surface after the release of archive Spare Rib interviews

UK National Archives - Bringing the past to the future: my experience as a Transforming Archives trainee

Hampshire university digs into archive to unearth stories behind Waterloo

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Ottoman Archives Posts More Rare Photos of the Holy Land

Turkey - Turtle gets a 3-D printed titanium jaw, now looks like a supervillain

How Iraqi friar Najeeb Michaeel saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State

He was the saviour of Afghan music, then a Taliban bomb took his hearing

France Desmarais, du Conseil international des musées: Il faut en finir avec l’idée qu’on sauve les objets en les achetant

Genealogy Website Explores Sale

Reuters' head of archive talks about the challenges and rewards of the digitising process

Fly around your family tree with a new interactive website

No Nonsense Guide to a Paperless Office

7 steps for archiving your files for posterity

The Best Software for Creating Digital Art from Photographs

Is Digital as meaningful as Analogue?

Using Lasers to Reveal the Secrets of Lost Civilizations

Cuneiform: 6 things you (probably) didn’t know about the world’s oldest writing system

Feast your Eyes on this Online Archive of Multi-Coloured Vinyl