Thursday 25 June 2015

Vol. 8, no. 43

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
A Guideline for Employees of the Government of Canada: Information Management Basics (Updated Version)

Saskatchewan Archives - Build Better Projects

Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner - Annual Report 2014-2015: it's Time to Update

Archives New Zealand - Records Management and the Cloud

De la communauté / From the community
Audiovisual Preservation Solutions - Guide to Developing a Request for Proposal for the Digitization of Audio

IFLA - Access to Government Information in the Post 2015 United Nations Development Agenda

Paper - One-Click Time Travel (about a System that Freezes and Precisely Reproduces the Environment Necessary to Execute Software)

American Historical Review, vol. 120, no. 3, June 2015 (with a Roundtable on the Archives of Decolonization)

IFLA Journal, vol. 41, no. 2 (June 2015)

Historic Libraries Forum Bulletin, no. 31 (June 2015)

Free ebook - Digital Humanities Pedagogy: Practices, Principles and Politics

Master Thesis - Adapting the Model for Information Literacy and Cultural Heritage in Cape Town: Investigating User Attitudes and Perceptions in Libraries, Museums and Archives 

Book - Pedagogies of Public Memory: Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives

Book - Temptation in the Archives: Essays in Golden Dutch Culture

Book - Digital Rhetoric: Theory, Method, Practice

Book - Japanese Battleships 1897-1945: a Photographic Archive

Book - Engaging the Past: Mass Culture and the Production of Historical Knowledge

Book - Copyright Perspectives: Past, Present and Prospect 

Book - Under the Skin of Reality: Treasures from the Sassoferrato Archive 

Book - Collection Evaluation in Academic Libraries: a Practical Guide for Librarians

Book - Cultural Mapping as Cultural Inquiry

Book - The Hanged Man and the Body Thief: Finding Lives in a Museum Mystery

Book - The Critical Component: Standards in the Information Exchange Environment

Livre - Les blogs juridiques et la dématérialisation de la doctrine

Livre - Signature et pouvoir au Moyen Âge

Livre - L'archive dans les arts vivants : performance, danse, théâtre

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Library and Archives Canada Exhibit - Build in Canada Innovations
June 19 - September 15, 2015, Ottawa

Western University Webinar and Panel - Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications 
June 26, 2015

Yukon Archives Exhibit - Somewhere here: what Place Names Tell us About who we Are and where we Are
July 3 - November 2, 2015, Whitehorse

Active History: Institutions, Communications and Technologies
October 2-4, 2015, London (Ontario)

2015 Digital Library Federation Forum
October 26-28, 2015, Vancouver

Webinar - A Quiet Culture War in Research Libraries, and what it Means for Libraries, Researchers, and Publishers
June 30, 2015

Webinar - OpenAIRE Guidelines: Promoting Repositories Interoperability and Supporting Open Access Funder Mandates
July 1, 2015

Summer School History of the Book
August 17-28, 2015, Amsterdam

PDF Technical Conference 2015
October 19-20, 2015, San Jose (California)

Seventeenth International Conference on Grey Literature
December 1-2, 2015, Amsterdam

The Future of Holocaust Testimonies IV: an International Conference and Workshop
March 8-10, 2016, Akko (Israel)

Webinar - Library Linked Data in the Cloud (Video Available)
May 21, 2015

Sur le web / On the web
Queer Media Database Canada-Québec Project

National University of Ireland Galway - Digital Irish Famine Archive on Migration to Canada in 1847-1848 

Association des archivistes du Québec - Vidéo: Entrevue avec Guy Berthiaume, Bibliothécaire et Archiviste du Canada

Vidéo - Michel Prévost : Archiviste en chef, Université d'Ottawa

Deseronto Archives (Ontario) now on Youtube

Dundas Museum and Archives (Ontario) now on Historypin

UK National Archives Video - Dan Snow Periscope in Collection Care 

International Image Interoperability Framework: Making the World’s Image Repositories Interoperable and Accessible

Slidecast - A Framework for Aggregating Private and Public Web Archives

New Zealand Governement Presentation -  Cloud Computing Considerations

Kickstarter - Fahrenheit 2451: Preserve your Data for Eternity

Kickstarter - Lumigraphe: a Camera Obscura for your Smartphone

Somerville College, University of Oxford - Crowdfunding: Save John Stuart Mill's Personal Library

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

The Canadian Copyright Board: can we Move on with Substance and Process, or do we Need Still More Statistics?

Guess Who Claims Canadian Music May Go Silent Without Another Copyright Extension

Federal Court orders government, RCMP to hand over Quebec gun registry data

Data show unfulfilled federal access-to-information requests going back to 2009

Adios James Moore

Dr. Guy Berthiaume: what a difference a year makes

Library and Archives Canada - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Tour of Western Canada: Visit to Jasper National Park

A partnership bound by knowledge between University of Ottawa and Library and Archives Canada

Library of Congress Celebrating Canada’s National Aboriginal Day with a New Addition to the Indigenous Law Portal

Les coupes à BAnQ menacent son avenir

La Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec fait passer sa base de données dans l'infonuagique

Ontario Superior Court of Justice - Wind developer can allege records destruction

Canadian Territories Online Historical Newspapers Summary: Updated 2015

University of Winnipeg - Truth and Reconciliation: a Model for Education

University of British Columbia - How We Digitize: Manuscript Makeover

New Brunswick library’s new seed collection takes root 

Toronto District School Board museum and archives opens at Eastern Commerce

Is Kitchener learning from its heritage preservation mistakes?

County, Trent Valley Archives (Ont.) working to find permanent storage solution for historical records

History is alive and well at the Bowen Island Museum & Archives (B.C.)

Association des archivistes du Québec - Vie d’archiviste : Manon Dufresne

Saint-Prosper - Village des défricheurs: une restructuration majeure qui causera des surprises (implique l'embauche d'une archiviste estivale)

Afrique / Africa
Opération de préservation et de restauration du patrimoine cinématographique algérien

Mauritanie - Chinguetti : la Sorbonne du désert

Gabon - Les archives de Nantes (France) ont produit l’acte de naissance d’Ali Bongo

Nouvel Hôtel du gouvernement de la République démocratique du Congo : il faut penser au déménagement scientifique des archives

Processus électoral en Côte d'Ivoire: les Etats-Unis équipent la salle d’archives de la Commission électorale indépendante

Côte d'Ivoire - Allocution du président de la Commission électorale indépendante lors de la Remise de matériels d’équipement de la salle d’archives

Cameroun - Administration publique: le personnel transforme les couloirs en dépotoirs d'archives

Valoriser son patrimoine audiovisuel, un enjeu africain à l’ère de la TNT

Amériques / Americas
Freedmen’s Bureau Records of 4 million former slaves released

Archive of Captured Enemy Documents Closes

When a Government Declares Memories Classified

False positive: National Archives files matched OPM signature, but were legit (no hack)

Allen Weinstein, provocative historian and former U.S. archivist, dies at 77

Ex-Im Official Deleted Text Messages After Freedom of Information Act Request

Future of Iowa historic records raises national alarm

New Mexico officials eye illegal sale of historic documents

Digital Storytelling and Preservation in Vermont

Maine - Franco-American Treasures exhibit features work, music, architecture

Sioux Falls Man Donates Collection of Nearly 18,000 Books to University of Iowa

Yale's Rare-Books Library Is Saving Old Chipotle Cups

California State University, Dominguez Hills Receives Grant to Lead Digitization of Japanese American Internment Documents

Drake University - Archivists seek Iowa Caucus memorabilia

Digital Preservation Infrastructure Tours: the Bentley Historical Library

University of Michigan Posters Collection now Online

Dickinson College digitizes Indian School records

Flip through vintage photos of women’s colleges in this Philly-built digital archive

Webpage archives student testimonials of anti-Semitism on US campuses

Baton Rouge diocese archivist describes efforts to salvage sacramental records damaged in Hurricane Katrina

Boyhood Director Can't Win Policy Fight After Film Archive Burned

Man Buys 10.000 Undeveloped Negatives at a Local Auction and Discovers one of the Most Important Street Photographers of the Mid 20th Century

The man who builds up private libraries: book by rare book

How is ruining your chances of finding a job

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Prime Minister's office forced to hand over sensitive documents on David Hicks

Trash to treasure: retro computer, software collection helps National Library of Australia access digital pieces

National Archives of Australia - Aussie Anzacs feature on Imperial War Museums website

Australia - A step forward for open government in New South Wales and the Northern Territory

Les archives de l'état civil de Polynésie sont en ligne

Japan - Two historical papers reveal divide and conquer strategies by Meiji Government after Ryukyu Kingdom annexation

India - Manuscripts shed light on Yoga history in the region

India - Rare photos, letters to offer a glimpse into Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj's life

Europe / Europa
New EU proposal could make sharing photographs of copyrighted landmarks illegal

Russia Bans the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine

Serbia - Minister of Defence Declared Documents on Activities of the 37th Motorized Brigade of the Yugoslav Army in Kosovo Top Secret

Videos on regime change in Hungary 1988-1996

Sweden - Illuminating manuscripts for the digital age: a team at the Uppsala University Library is working to crack the code for digitising handwritten text

Dutch cultural heritage reaches millions every month 

Vincent Van Gogh Found in a Photo from 1887

These Amazing Photos of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Sat in a Box for Decades

Luxembourg - Archivage électronique: une loi pour juillet

Les archives personnelles de l'éditeur de polars François Guérif à la Bibliothèque nationale de France

France - Valorisation numérique du patrimoine scientifique en open access: entretien avec l'équipe Persée

Le Château de Chambord offre un spectaculaire voyage dans le temps grâce à la réalité augmentée de l'HistoPad

Archive footage from Verdun during the First World War

Minister English launches Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI): Online Treasury of Cultural and Social Content

John Prebble's archive to be purchased by National Library of Scotland

Scottish explorer David Livingstone's writings, drawings now available through online archive

Discover new archive collections from around the UK and Ireland 

UK private copyright exception unlawful, rules High Court

Reaction to UK email deletion policies remarkably similar to US

Britain signs convention on protecting treasures in war zones 

The UK National Archives receives first born-digital records from government departments

UK National Archives - Explore newly released records from the Battle of Waterloo 

The Guardian view on the Thatcher papers: too important to be saved by a tax break

Unpublished Thatcher memoir of Falklands War donated to Cambridge archive centre

National Trust asks public to record seaside sounds

Exhibition draws on University of Leed's First World War archive for inspiration

Sefton Council launch online historical photograph archive

Crowd funding bid launched to get WW1 song recorded

British Comic Fanzines Digital Archive in the works

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
United Arab Emirates National Archives secured by Grundig

Turkey - Ottoman archives to help Palestinians reclaim lands

Turkey - Archives reveal truth about Ottoman sultans

Commando archaeologists to rescue threatened artefacts in Middle East

Licensing not the answer: IFLA seeks minimum exceptions at the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights of the World Intellectual Property Organisation 

International Olympic Committee to Be Honored for Archive Preservation

Challenges that Come with Archiving Tweets in Line with Twitter’s Developer Policy

Allied Command Transformation Assists NATO Headquarters in Transforming Information Knowledge Management

The public has a right to memory: from broadcasting to libraries and museums, digitization is revolutionising the way we enjoy and share heritage

How to create a digital archive

Historians are becoming computer science customers: postscript

Humanities Data: a Necessary Contradiction

The Dark Web As you Know it Is a Myth

How Big Data Affects Us Through the Internet of Things

The grand unified theory of metadata governance

Wikipédia. Comment évolue une page ? L'exemple de l'État islamique

Can Wikipedia Survive?