Thursday 29 September 2016

Vol. 10, no. 5

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada - First Quarter (2016-2017) Progress Report on 2016-2019 Three-year Plan 

Privacy Commissioner of Canada - 2015-2016 Annual Report 

Speaking Notes for the Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board, for Right to Know Week

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

Archives New Zealand - Archives 2057 Discussion Document

UK National Archives - The United Kingdom Report on the Re-use of Public Sector Information 2013-2015

U.S. Federal Agencies Still Image Digitization Working Group - Guidelines: Technical Guidelines for Digitizing Cultural Heritage Materials

De la communauté / From the community
Joint Statement by IFLA and the International Publishers Association on the First International Day for Universal Access to Information

Who Is Doing Computational Social Science? Trends in Big Data Research

Article - Assigning Creative Commons Licenses to Research Metadata: Issues and Cases

Archives and Records, vol. 37, no. 2 (2016)

Records Management Journal, vol. 26, no. 3 (2016)

Journal of Library Metadata, vol. 16, no. 2 (2016)

Collections: a Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals, vol. 12, no. 2 (2016)

Sciences de l'information: théorie, méthode et pratique, vol. 4, no. 1 (2016)

I2D: Information, données & documents, vol. 53, no. 3 (2016)

Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law, vol. 11, no. 2 (2016)

Ngā Tapuwae: Newsletter of Archives New Zealand, no. 26 (September 2016)

National Archives of Australia - Government Agencies Information Network e-Bulletin, no. 9 (2016)

Bulletin d'information du Centre d'histoire et d'archives du travail, vol. 3, no. 3 (2016)

Book - The Merchant of Havana: the Jew in the Cuban Abolitionist Archive

Book - Screening European Heritage: Creating and Consuming History on Film

Book - Out of History: Re-imagining South Africans Pasts 

Book - Data Mining and Learning Analytics: Applications in Educational Research

Book - Practical Forensic Imaging: Securing Digital Evidence with Linux Tools 

Book - The Notion of Relevance in Information Science

Book - Big Data 2.0 Processing Systems: a Survey

Book - The One-Shot Library Instruction Survival Guide (Second Edition) 

Book - The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Bookdealer

Book - Windows 10 Survival Guide for Genealogists

Livre - Les MOOCs: cours en ligne et transformations des universités

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Toronto Archives Exhibit - From Streets to Playgrounds: Representing Children in Early 20th Century Toronto
Starting September 29, 2016, Toronto

Diefenbaker Canada Center Exhibit Opening - Sisters United: Women's Suffrage in Saskatchewan
October 2, 2016, Saskatoon

Blockchain Technology for Recordkeeping: Help or Hype?
October 3, 2016, Vancouver

The Evolution of Cellular Security 
October 3, 2016, Montreal

Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta Annual General Meeting
October 31, 2016, Calgary

Provincial Archives of Alberta - Film Salon: Indigenous Filmmakers in Alberta
November 9, 2016, Edmonton

Where Next for Repositories?
November 10, 2016, Ottawa

Digital Humanities 2017: Access/Accès
August 8-11, 2017, Montreal

Righting the Record: Conservatism and the Archives
October 17, 2016, Harvard University

Fundraising for Archives: Friends Groups & Volunteers
November 9, 2016, University of Chester (UK)

Cours en ligne massif et ouvert - Éducation aux médias et à l'information à l'ère du numérique
À partir du 16 novembre 2016

Master Data and Enterprise Information Management
November 23-25, 2016, Madrid (Spain)

Linked Open Data in Libraries, Archives, Museums 2017
June 28-29, 2017, Venice (Italy)

The Printed Book in Central Europe
June 29 - July 1, 2017, University of St Andrews (Scotland)

Webinar - Privacy Implications of Research Data (Recording Available)
September 11, 2016

VeraPDF Webinar (Recording Available)
September 22, 2016

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada - Proactive Opening of Government Records Under Block Review 

Yukon Government - Tourism and Culture Website Beta Prototype

Données ouvertes - Liste des publications québécoises reçues en dépôt légal de 1993 à 2015

Baladodiffusion - Les enjeux de la conservation numérique du patrimoine (à 34:00, avec Patricia Forget, Université du Québec en Outaouais)

Noteshrink: Compressing and Enhancing Hand-written Notes

Vidéo - Écrire l'histoire du théâtre : avec quelles archives?

Baladodiffusion - Archives & mémoire numérique: vers un nouveau pacte ?

Hoover Library & Archives - New Open Source Software On GitHub

UK National Archives Podcast - Blidness in Victorian Britain

The Future of Radio: a Special British Library Podcast

Slidecast - The GLAMwiki Toolset

Slidecast - Archives Enabled: Case Studies on the Digitisation and Subsequent Usage of Audiovisual Collections

Slidecast - Partnership and Impact with Special Collections and Archives, Liverpool John Moores University

Slidecast - The Analytics Experience

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Preparing for Canada's 150th Anniversary: what you Should Know about Using Canadian Symbols

Information Commissioner of Canada - Looking to a bold future for access

Government of Canada confirms wreck of HMS Terror and deepens collaboration with Inuit in Nunavut

National electronic intelligence agency executive calls for rational debate on encryption

StatsCan looking to go digital and ditch short-form census

The other side of Glenn Gould: thoughts on the Canadian pianist's ongoing fame and his legacy at Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada - British Home Child Day: how more than 100,000 British Home Children contributed to Canada's population

Freeze frame: film uses century-old footage dug up from within Yukon permafrost

Yukon - Governments fund First Nation's learning centre (include an archives space)

In the Northwest Territories government, discussions on transparency are held behind closed doors

Nova Scotia's information and privacy commissioner - Better than Google: a legal right to public information

Nova Scotia premier phones staff to keep information secret

Nova Scotia introduces new process to access government information

Nova Scotia seniors to shoot documentary about Camp Norway

From Colony of Newfoundland to the Dominion of Newfoundland

Archives of Ontario - Ministry artist captured the growth of Ontario's transportation expansion

BAnQ - Péloquin en ajoute

Manitoba - Sixties Scoop survivors say birth records mysteriously lost or destroyed

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: Out of Money

University of Manitoba - Collection a community resource: recently acquired archive may be used in national inquiry

University of Toronto library acquires a 500-year-old classic

Jumpin' Jack Proud donates 1940s college memorabilia to Holland College (Prince Edward Island)

Offshore firm accused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journals

A Guide to Peer-Reviewed Journals in Canadian History

From Reel to Real: Using Film to teach Labour History

Toronto holocaust centre to launch survivor testimony archive of more than 1,200 videos 

Pathways to Toronto: a Collaborative Partnership

Montreal - Dec. 30, 1799: a tale of two newspapers

Olympic stadium T-shirt violates copyright law, Montreal designer told

Montréal - La Médiathèque littéraire Gaëtan Dostie menacée de disparaître

Vancouver Centennial Commission photographs are now online

Archives de la ville de Québec - En hommage à M. René Bureau

170 years, 170 stories that shaped Hamilton 

Online historical archive launches in Barrie (Ontario)

See the rare, hand-drawn 1790 map of Detroit discovered in Canadian home

Captcha: the Link Between Robots and Archives

Protéger notre patrimoine musical

Maria Lindsey Cobham, la seule reine pirate au Canada

Afrique / Africa
Congo - Au tribunal de Kinshasa-Ndjili, Gaston pleure ses archives

Uganda - Archives Machine Broken Down, Govt Stuck with Two Million Files

Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi: the vandal of Timbuktu

South Africa - New online tool answers the question who to ask for records?

South Africa - When students burn art, they are burning memory

South Africa - Taking the archive out of the archive

Amériques / Americas
Archivist Explains the Functions of the National Archives of St. Kitts and Nevis

Jamaica - Cabinet to Receive Draft Information Management Policy

CIA found convincing evidence Chilean dictator was behind 1976 D.C. attack

Library of Congress repatriates 163,000 files to Afghanistan

Congressmen Introduce Legislation to Help Recover Art Confiscated During the Holocaust 

Meet Guy Sims Fitch, a Fake Writer Invented by the US Government

NARA - The Capstone Approach and Legacy Email

National Archives Recognizes Four Historians who Shaped the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum

Gettin' Giphy with it: NARA Shares Online Library of Animated Gifs 

National Archives Foundation's annual gala was a Hamilton geek's dream

Society of American Archivists - Software Preservation Network: Legal and Policy Aspects of Software Preservation

Texas State Library and Archives Commission Turns to the Cloud to Launch Texas Digital Archive

Central Administration Profile: Harvard University Archives

Stanford University - An interdisciplinary solution to sound recording preservation 

University of Kansas - Metadata project to seek trends, themes in African-American literature

Negro Leagues History Digitized in Baseball Hall of Fame's Latest Additions to Pastime

Jesuits move forward with plans for $10 million archives center

The Walters Art Museum Debuts New Manuscripts Website

Henry Sheldon Museum (Vermont) Provides Archival Material to Filmmakers Examining 1935 Unsolved Murders

At New York Public Library, Books Now Ride the Rails from the Stacks to the Reading Room

These 100-Year-Old Colour Portraits of New York Immigrants Reveal Incredible Outfits

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
New Zealand - What happens when the Internet and digital preservation coinicide

Europe / Europa
Research Data Alliance Information and Communications Technology Specifications Approved by Europe

German National Library Claims Copyright on Nazi Anthem, Censors Documentary on YouTube

Finland - The National Archives publishes a renewed Diplomatarium Fennicum database on sources of documents concerning medieval Finland

Fennica, the National Bibliography of Finland, reached the impressive milestone of one million bibliographic records

Western Balkans Film Archives Need Help

This Old-Ass Commodore 64 Is Still Being Used to Run an Auto Shop in Poland

Meet the man who brought an entire English library to Tajikistan

Archivage électronique : la loi belge complétant le règlement eIDAS est publiée

Et si vous archiviez vos anecdotes avec le Centre international d'archivage des anecdotes? 

Faut-il consacrer un droit à l'effacement des archives de presse numérisées ?

Jeux vidéo en bibliothèque : comment la Bibliothèque nationale de France archive le patrimoine vidéoludique

The Secret Tunnels and Missing Manuscripts of Mont Sainte-Odile Abbey

National Archives of Ireland - 1916 Courts Martial files now online

An eventful week at the UK Parliamentary Archives

UK National Archives - Latest MI5 files released

UK National Archives - Garbo: the story behind Britain's greatest Double Cross agent

UK National Archives - A movie disaster: the Lackey and the Lady 

British Library - Fingerprints & their potential impact in relation to handling library collections

The British Library forms nationwide network of libraries to share knowledge, collections and creativity 

British Library - Discovering Music

British Museum - Postcards on the edge: curator's homage to a dying tradition

Alan Turing's homosexual court files go on display

First recording of computer-generated music, created by Alan Turing, restored 

The London of Charles Dickens: Mapped

London's francophone refugees

One of the Earliest Science Fiction Books Was Written in the 1600s by a Duchess

Being a Media Archivist

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Why Does Israel Keep so Much of its Valuable Information a Secret?

Turkey's Istanbul-based Research Center for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) to restore and digitize Mali manuscripts

François Hollande announces $100m fund to protect cultural heritage in the Middle East

Privacy Commissioners reveal the hidden risks of the Internet of Things

Deux nouveaux membres au comité de pilotage du Portail international archivistique francophone

Associated Press buys British Movietone film archive

OCLC and Internet Archive work together to ensure future sustainability of Persistent URLs

Corporate Archives: how Important Are they?

The People who Collect Strangers' Memories 

To boldly go… the librarian's role in text and data mining

Google adds new schema named Science Datasets for marking up scientific or government data

Breaking the black box: what Facebook knows about you

The Story of AllMusic, the Internet's Largest, Most Influential Music Database