Thursday 25 February 2016

Vol. 9, no. 26

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Remarks by the Information Commissioner of Canada - Striking the Right Balance for Transparency: Recommendations to Modernize the Access to Information Act

National Archives of Ireland - Digital Imaging Policy 

U.S. Government Publishing Office - National Plan for Access to U.S. Government Information

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report and Disposal Schedule: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Libraries' Response to Chapter 18 of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Canadian Universities and Sustainable Publishing

Prise de position de l'Asssociation des archivistes suisses concernant la révision de la Loi sur le droit d'auteur

Manifeste des archivistes italiens 2016 

IFLA - Statement on Right to be Forgotten

Decolonising Archives

University of Melbourne - When Magnets Collide: Digital Preservation and Access of At-Risk Audiovisual Archives in a Remote Aboriginal Community

National Information Standards Organization - Recommended Practice on Altmetrics Data Quality (for Public Comment)

Article - Crowdsourcing, Open Data and Precarious Labour

Restaurator: International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material, vol. 37, no. 1 (March 2016)

International Journal on Digital Libraries, vol. 17, no. 1 (March 2016)

Program, vol. 50, no. 2 (2016)

IFLA Journal, vol. 42, no. 1 (2016)

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, vol. 67, no. 3 (March 2016)

Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage, vol. 9, no. 1 (February 2016)

Conference of Directors of National Libraries in Asia and Oceania Newsletter, no. 85 (February 2016)

Book - Preserving Electronic Evidence for Trial: a Team Approach to the Litigation Hold, Data Collection, and Preservation of Digital Evidence

Book - Bletchley Park: the Secret Archives

Book - Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence: Historical GIS and the Early Modern City

Book - Consuming History: Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture (Second Edition)

Book - The Hacked World Order: how Nations Fight, Trade, Maneuver, and Manipulate in the Digital Age

Book - Privacy: a Short History

Book - The Family Tree Polish, Czech, and Slovak Genealogy Guide: how to trace your Family Tree in Eastern Europe

Book - Fifty Specialty Libraries of New York City: from Botany to Magic

Book - The War on Leakers: National Security and American Democracy, from Eugene V. Debs to Edward Snowden 

Livre - Petites histoires de l'Histoire : quinze ans d'entrées extraordinaires aux archives départementales de l'Oise (2000-2015)

Livre - Bretagne du bout du monde: 150 ans de photographies du littoral en Finistère

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Digitization Workshop
February 29, 2016, Winnipeg

Signatures Series: Secrets of Canada’s Archives with Jacques Godbout 
March 10, 2016, Ottawa

Lancement de la traduction française des Principes de tenue des enregistrements d'ARMA International
23 mars 2016, Montréal

Free Online Course - Seeing Through Photographs
Starting February 10, 2016

Massive Open Online Course - Unlock Value in Massive Datasets
Starting February 22, 2016

Free Webinar - Optimizing your Freedom of Information Act Request Process from Start to Finish
March 10, 2016

L'histoire des musées à la source : le Louvre et ses archives
24 mars 2016, Paris

Gerald Aylmer Seminar 2016: the Experience of the Archive 
April 29, 2016, London (UK)

Archives Unleashed: Web Archive Datahon
June 14-15, 2016, Washington D.C.

Software Preservation Network 2016 Forum
August 1, 2016, Atlanta

Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities 2016
October 10-12, 2016, Salford, Greater Manchester (England)

Webinar - Winter School for Audiovisual Archiving (Videos Available)
February 17-18, 2016
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (Spain):
United Nations Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals:
Irish Film Institute Archive:

Sur le web / On the web
Canada Council for the Arts - Opening Doors to Canadian Art Data

Library and Archives Canada Podcast - Hiding in Plain Sight: the Métis Nation

Application - Albums de la Bibliothèque nationale de France

App - WudMobile: Customised Search Engine for Europeana and the Digital Public Library of America

Digital Public Library of America - Open eBooks

E-Ark Project - Database Preservation Toolkit (New Version)

Introducing Getty Scholars' Workspace, an Open-Source Humanities Research Tool 

Slidecast - Digital Perspectives on the Archives of Immigration 

Étude sur l'audience des blogs généalogiques francophones

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Fairness Confirmed: Copyright Board Deals Another Blow to Access Copyright

Canadian Crown Copyright Conundrum

Shared Services' other big problem: data centres

Health Canada kept predatory publisher despite warning from government expert

Cultural accounting: museums, National Arts Centre report on their successes and challenges

Library and Archives Canada - Prime Ministers' Speeches

The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, visits Library and Archives Canada

How will LAC archive Canada's news?

Canadian Heritage Information Network - Link Rot Is Impeding Research & Conservation

Dark history of Canada's First Nations pass system uncovered in documentary

Why Non-Indigenous Canadians Need to Share the Burden of the Residential School System

Assimilation des francophones : l'Ontario présente des excuses historiques au sujet du Règlement 17

Prince Edward Island - Privacy ruling major setback to public, media access to information

North Preston residents fight Nova Scotia government for land titles

Alberta RCMP find letters written as far back as the 1940s in stolen car

BAnQ - Les archives : ressources plurielles

L'UQAM interdit l'accès aux archives de Claude Jutra

Communiqué de l'UQAM - Informations concernant le Fonds Claude-Jutra

L'importance des archives : le cas du cinéaste Claude Jutra

University of Toronto's Culinaria Research Centre acquires 10,000 Chinese restaurant menus

Simon Fraser University - Aerial Photos Capture Campus Landscape & Photographer’s Legacy

Canada's ice archive finds new home at the University of Alberta

Molson Coors Canada recreates 1908 ale from recipe found in company archives

Exhibit celebrates Jewish architect's imprint on nearly 100 Toronto buildings

Toronto - The TTC's Bloor-Danforth Line turns 50 years old

Grande Prairie (Alb.) - Family history unveils surprises

Grande Prairie (Alb.) - Bedbug detection dogs sweep library

Découverte de documents historiques sur les débuts du Témiscouata

Le Saint-Laurent Portage sur microfilms

Cornwall (Ont.) - SD&G donates treasure trove of Glengarry artifacts

Mount Forest Museum and Archives (Ont.) Reopens

Libraries and justice: providing legal information in Ontario's libraries

Gender in librarianship

Afrique / Africa
Sénégal - À Dakar, un musée des civilisations pour rendre les Africains fiers de leurs racines

Sénégal - Des archives sonores pour confondre le non-respect à un engagement

Sénégal - Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba à travers les archives

Amériques / Americas
President Obama Announces his Intent to Nominate Carla D. Hayden as Librarian of Congress

President Obama's nominee to lead the Library of Congress draws support from library groups

Digitized collection of Rosa Parks is online, thanks to Library of Congress

NARA gets a jump on 2020 deadline for social media archiving

NARA Releases New Version of Online Catalog

Smithsonian American Art Museum launches effort to create national art database

Society of American Archivists - Advocacy: One Destination, Many Roads

Society of American Archivists - Articulating the Value of your Archives to Resource Allocators

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - FAQ: What is Routine or Transitory Email?

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - FAQ: Is Email Always Correspondence?

Springfield Library returns "Lost" 1789 document to New Jersey State Archives

University of Southern Maine - A Map Library Is Digitizing Its Rarest Globes as 3D Models

Mario Puzo Godfather Archive Sold at Auction for $625,000

Never-Before-Seen Photographs of David Bowie to Be Revealed With Charity Auction

Demystifying Digital Preservation for the Audiovisual Archiving Community

Symmetrical Web Archiving with Webrecorder, a Browser-based Tool for Digital Social Memory: an Interview with Ilya Kreymer

Minnesota - Hmong archives getting settled in new home

Legal fight over century-old Korean papers found in Los Angeles ends 

New record-keeping guidelines proposed at Los Angeles City Hall

Historical society launches Detroit Video History Archive 

General Mills boosting archive for 150th anniversary

Van with $350,000 of rare books stolen; man arrested but books are missing

The man who made the worst video game in history

Community Memory: Precedents in Social Media and Movements

Visiting the oldest bookstore in America and its resident ghost

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Budget cuts will have a grave impact on the National Library, staff told

Budget cuts bite National Library of Australia's digital archiving ambitions

Treasure Trove: why defunding National Library's Trove leaves Australia poorer

National Library of Australia - We're making digital history: legal e-deposit service now available

Australia - Copyright Guide for Street Art and 3D Printing

New Zealand - New tool makes Public Records Act compliance cheaper

National Library of New Zealand - Digging for treasure in the photo archives

Japan - Handwritten manuscripts found for Ozaki novel

Korea - Missionary's archive on independence unveiled

China collecting sensitive personal data through Android apps: report 

China to build database of cultural relics

China - Science goes in search of your lost files

Les archives mondiales aux mains des Chinois

India - Like Netaji's, make Gandhi papers public too: civil right activist Teesta Setalwad

India needs more archives to cater to expanding film industry

India - Panjab University to share Corbusier archives with French foundation

Europe / Europa
Fair use and the importance of flexible copyright exceptions

Polish state archive releases secret file on Lech Walesa

Keeping Russia's history safe for the ages: inside a Moscow archive

Wikimedia Sweden - Bringing the world's cultural heritage online

Ukrainian Parliament endorses the Declaration on Parliamentary Openness

Cyprus to investigate Red Cross archives on missing

Publication de photos inédites de Trotski

Suisse - Vé-ri-di-que : création d'un Centre international d'archivage d'anecdotes

Lancement des développements de

France - Ouverture au grand public des Archives diplomatique de Nantes

Radio France vend une partie de son immense collection de disques

L'Association des archivistes français se félicite : les missions d'archivage des centres de gestion bientôt consacrées dans la loi 

Les archives secrètes de la CIA en Corse

La délicate utilisation des archives intimes

Ireland - Department of Finance reprimanded by information watchdog for failing to follow guidelines

UK National Archives - Files from 1986-88 released 

UK National Archives - The Records of this Nation

Emmaus Mossley passes on rare football records donation to national archives

Pride of Place: putting LGBT history on the map

Art UK launches online database with 200,000 paintings

Cambridge University Library celebrates 600 years

How the York Museums Trust started opening up its collection: OpenGLAM Case study

London School of Economics releases archives on BR Ambedkar

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
The Coolest Place in Jerusalem? It's the National Library of Israel

Classified: Politicizing the Nakba in Israel's state archives

Dead Sea scrolls to be digitized in new Israeli-German collaboration

United Arab Emirates National Archives holds leadership retreat on Shaping the National Archives Future

Turkey's largest women's archive and library go digital

Five minutes with… A 19th-century Islamic manuscript

ISO TC46/SC11 - Working group on implementation guidelines for disposition of records

How Digital Storage Is Changing the Way we Preserve History

Librarians Find Themselves Caught Between Journal Pirates and Publishers

Google Unveils Neural Network with "Superhuman" Ability to Determine the Location of Almost Any Image

Les métadonnées, un enjeu crucial pour la vidéo

Business value of data modeling

Testing the Possibilities of Online Education with Museum MOOCs

Elsevier CEO Using Unique Data Sets and Analytic Processes to Maintain Competitive Edge