Thursday 27 April 2017

Vol. 10, no. 35

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Ireland - Consultation on the Legal Deposit of Published Digital Material in the 21st Century in the Context of Copyright Legislation

National Archives of Australia - Information Management Standard: Australian Government 

Sustaining the Value: the British Library Digital Preservation Strategy 2017-2020

Addressing Myopia: Transition to Functional Scheduling at the State Archives of North Carolina

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Federation of Library Associations - Truth and Reconciliation Committee Report & Recommendations

Archives Association of B.C., B.C. Museums Association, B.C. Library Association - Memorandum of Understanding

UNESCO - Education about the Holocaust and Preventing Genocide: a Policy Guide

OCLC - Demystifying IT: a Framework for Shared Understanding between Archivists and IT Professionals

Society of American Archivists - Describing Archives: a Content Standard: Statement of Principles (for Review)

Society of American Archivists - Archival Continuing Education Guidelines (for Comments)

National Information Standards Organization - Standards Tag Suite (for Comments)

Purdue University Data Reuse Checklist: an Archival Approach for Data Producers

Comma: International Journal on Archives, vol. 2015, no. 2 (2017)

La Gazette des archives, no 245 (2017)

Code4lib Journal, no. 36 (2017)

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, vol. 68, no. 5 (2017)

Archives Association of Ontario - Off the Record (Spring 2017)

It's About Time... The Newsletter of the Port Hope (Ontario) Archives (Spring 2017)

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Of Space, Time, and the Archives between: the Life of Hugh A. Taylor and the Redefinition of the Archival Cosmos

Free eBook - Information Professionals: where we Came from and where we're Going

Book - Archives of Labor: Working-Class Women and Literary Culture in the Antebellum United States

Book - Stealing History: Art Theft, Looting, and Other Crimes against our Cultural Heritage 

Book - Cruising the Library: Perversities in the Organization of Knowledge 

Book - The Library Book

Book - Palgrave Handbook of Research in Historical Culture and Education

Book - Sensing the Past: from Artifact to Historical Site

Book - Successful Enquiry Answering Every Time: Thinking your Way from Problem to Solution (Seventh Edition)

Book - Remembering Reconstruction: Struggles over the Meaning of America's Most Turbulent Era

Livre - Jean-Luc Godard dans la relève des archives du mal

Livre - Réinformatiser une bibliothèque 

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Canadian Privacy Summit 2017
May 2-3, 2017, Toronto

Ugandan Asian Archives Collection Exhibition 
May 6, 2017, Calgary

Library and Archives Canada - Signatures Series: Interview with Raymond Chrétien
May 16, 2017, Ottawa

Kensington Market Sites of the Early Jewish Left in Canada
May 29, 2017, Toronto

British Library Exhibit - Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths
April 28 - August 29, 2017, London (UK)

Data Governance Conference Europe 
May 15-18, 2017, London (UK)

Webinar - From Digital Library to Digital Archive: Implementing Digital Preservation Efforts
May 18, 2017

Webinar - Me4MAP: a Method for the Development of Metadata Application Profiles
May 24, 2017

Free Webinars - Photographic Process Identification 
September 13, 2017 - February 14, 2018

Sur le web / On the web
Department of Justice Canada - A Day to Remember: the Untold Story of the Charter (with Andrew Ross, Library and Archives Canada)

Bibliothèque de l'Assemblée nationale du Québec - Nouveau site web

UK National Archives Podcast - From the Somme to Arras

UK National Archives Podcast - Black British Politics and the Anti-apartheid Struggle

Video - Three Keys to Digital Preservation: Management, Technology, and Content

Association for Information and Image Management Video - A History of Information Management

Video - Why Data Sharing & Reuse Are Hard to Do? 

App - Lieux de mémoire de la Résistance et de la Libération (1939-1945)

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Keeping or Destroying Truth and Reconciliation Commission Records?: a Case to Watch

Thanks for the memories: Library and Archives Canada moving on an agenda of collaboration

Library and Archives Canada - Project Naming: celebrating the past and looking to the future

Library and Archives Canada - The Battle of Vimy Ridge: War Art

Bibliothèque et Archives Canada - La vie quotidienne, il y a 150 ans

Library and Archives Canada - New acquisitions: archives

Library and Archives Canada - Who knew making a legal deposit could be so much fun

Library and Archives Canada - Guest curators: J. Andrew Ross and Michael Smith

International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance - Enemy Aliens in Canada

UK National Archives - Expo 67 has opened and is a wow!

The Audacity of Canada 150: a Lie Designed to Erase our Legacy of Genocide

Saskatchewan - Government Restores Funding for Libraries

Manitoba - Public reports should be made public

Archives of Manitoba - The 44th Battalion Memorial at Vimy Ridge Memorial Park

Tough penalty for deleting Prince Edward Island emails not tough enough: Opposition

BAnQ - Monde et merveilles : l'ouverture d'Expo 67 a eu lieu il y a 50 ans 

BAnQ - Olivar Asselin : un témoignage de la Première Guerre mondiale à travers ses lettres et ses croquis

BAnQ - Jean-Paul Mousseau : du Refus global à l'intégration des arts urbains au Québec

Planned Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum of Fame expansion addresses immediate needs for archive storage

Sharing our Stories: the Coptic Canadian History Project

University of British Columbia - iSchool, the School of Journalism and the Bachelor of Media Studies Integration Plans Halted

University of British Columbia - Preserving information in the digital age

Lakehead University Library and Scholars Portal collaborate on digital preservation pilot

Kudos to Brock University Archivist

La bibliothèque de l'Université du Québec à Rimouski au coeur d'une controverse

Droit d'auteur : l'Université Laval persiste et justement, ne signe pas

Ottawa's past in pictures: a fledgling capital comes alive

Toronto - Library Union Prepares to Fight Staffless Pilot Project

The French connection: Halifax library display celebrates Acadian and francophone roots

Archives de Montréal - Expo 67 au jour le jour : du 27 au 29 avril

Le cinquantenaire Expo 67 : album photos d'un été mémorable

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Ontario) - The creation of the County of Peel, 1851-1867

Flamborough (Ontario) Archives committed to bringing the past to the people

Lambton County Archives Capital Project (Ontario) - New Shelving Units

Library displays celebrate Conestoga's (Ontario) 50th anniversary

Province commits up to $1.5 million to save Liverpool (Nova Scotia) museum

Que reste-t-il de Jeanne Mance?

Profession : archi-quoi? Réflexion sur la visibilité de l'archiviste dans le débat public

Do it yourself Archival Boxes

Flippant : cet algorithme recrée la voix de quelqu'un à partir d'une minute d'enregistrement

Column: Libraries obsolete? Not a chance

Afrique / Africa
Archiving Africa for the future

On the hunt for Somalia's forgotten music treasures

A nation that doesn't officially exist: on Somaliland's campaign to build a national library in Hargeisa

Djibouti : pose de la première pierre d'une bibliothèque et des archives nationales financées par la Chine

Burkina Faso : le journal d'État va numériser ses archives grâce à la coopération avec la Chine

Gabon - Patrimoine numérique : vers un cadre juridique

Togo - Retour aux archives au nom de la réconciliation nationale

Rwanda: Belgian Church's Call to Open Archives Should Be Commended and Emulated

Rwanda / génocide : vers la lumière sur le rôle de la France ? 

Amériques / Americas
Mexico's rich history preserved at newly dedicated records center

Guadeloupe - Appel pour la Vérité, la Justice, la Réparation et la Réhabilitation pour les victimes des massacres des 26 et 27 Mai 1967 à Pointe à Pitre 

U.S. Government Publishing Office - Digitized Bound Congressional Record 1961-1970 Now Available

NARA - Metadata and Open Data

NARA - Tape is Evil

Franklin D. Roosevelt library in New York to launch Holocaust collections project

Funny papers, please: a sampling of comic strips in the CIA's archives

No the Environmental Protection Agency's Open Data Website Is Not Going Away: the Future of Open Science Data

My NASA Friend Found a Box of Film from Apollo 15 in his Desk Drawer

Society of American Archivists - Federal Funding Impact Story #3

Vermont Court Ruling Leaves Gaping Loophole in Public Records Act

Digital Preservation in North Carolina

Florida - New digital archive to put worldwide focus on the state's early history

South Dakota - Newspaper digitization advisory board selects newspapers to digitize for federal grant

One of the Finest Collections Ever Assembled of Early Virginia-Related Maps Acquired by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Archiving tips for public sector agencies

Harvard Researchers Discover Second Declaration of Independence Manuscript

Harvard - Who Does What? Defining the Roles & Responsibilities for Digital Preservation

Yale University - Voynich Symphony to premiere May 4 at Woolsey Hall

Peter O'Toole personal archive heads to University of Texas 

University of California Berkeley - C. V. Starr East Asian Library acquires the largest Chinese film studies collection in North America

University of Michigan's new Orson Welles acquisition from his daughter reveals never-before-seen work

University of Michigan - Personal Digital Archiving Guide Part 1: Preservation Planning

University of New Mexico - Archives Unexpected! Surprises from the Library's Special Collections

Inside Prince's Paisley Park Archives: 7,000 Artifacts Cataloged, Many More to Go

Rochester (New York) - Holocaust survivors testimony lives and breathes in local archive

Dava Sobel: if you enjoy detective mysteries, you would love rummaging through archives

Nation of Islam Archive, Elijah Muhammad Personal Items Offered at Heritage Auctions

The Hubris of Neutrality in Archives

Identity Crisis: the Reality of Preparing MLS Students for a Competitive and Increasingly Digital World

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Indigenous Anzacs: letters home from Aboriginal WWI diggers reveal humour, sadness

Australian Copyright Scandal Points to the Need for Greater Oversight of Copyright Collectives 

Australia - On Germaine Greer and her Archive

State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales (Australia) - Mobile apps and patient records

New Zealand - Treaty of Waitangi moves to National Library

These are living documents for all New Zealanders

New Zealand - War archivist continues search for fate of Napier school's old boy

From a Malay anti-Hitler song to Chinese opera tunes, Singapore's pre-war records go online

Philippines - Dumaguete Diocese undertakes archives project

Retired U.S. soldiers donate photos of South Korea decades ago

Cambodia - Genocide's Legacy: a Museum in a Khmer Rouge Prison

China - Palace Museum to digitalize its entire collection

India - Decolonising the mind

Europe / Europa
Vast German archive holds the secret to combating Holocaust denial

One million Jews killed in Holocaust still unidentified and researchers warn they're at risk of being forgotten

Poutine s'est prononcé pour un large accès aux archives militaires

Two Years on, no Second Thoughts on Opening Ukraine's KGB Archives to Everyone

Poland - Institute of National Remembrance - Further victims of totalitarianism regain their names

Two New Greek New Testament Papyri from Oxyrhynchus

Computers don't even understand it: Icelandic people worrying their language is facing extinction

Georgia - History of Georgian book printing on display at Tbilisi archive

Secret archives show Vatican tried to stop Armenian Genocide

Vatican Begins Declassifying Documents on Uruguay Dictatorship

Suisse - Archives du Service de renseignement scellées 30 ans de plus

Suisse - Avoirs en déshérence : documents disponibles aux Archives fédérales suisses 

France - Pourquoi archiver le web électoral ?

National Archives of Ireland - Beautiful Bubbling Dublin

Irish Film Institute adverts archive a treasure trove of nostalgia

Scotland - HarperCollins archive: chronicling the past, and the future

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Archives - The Science behind Murder: the Sydney Smith Collection

UK National Archives - Strongroom to Seminar: archives and teaching in higher education 

UK National Archives - Uncovering evidence of the Black Prince's Spanish gamble: Najera 

British Library - Raising Kurdish Armenia: Kurdish Children's Books from Soviet Armenia

Shakespeare died 401 years ago, but original scripts from his era live on in a new digital archive

Rare photos from the Second World War spotlight the history of women in service

Digitisation, Orphan Works & Copyright: New Resource for the Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums Sector

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Jerusalem archive yields Armenian genocide smoking gun

Jerusalem's forgotten literary treasures revived online

Israel Releases Trump File: the U.S. President's Little-known 1989 Visit to the Jewish State

United Arab Emirates - National Archive Supports the Archives of Dibba Al Hisn Municipality with Advanced Professional Consultations

United Arab Emirates - National Archives Completes its Preparations to Evaluate the Projects of the Student Historians Club 2017

At SALT Galata, a Turkish artist imagines how archives dream

Signature de l'acte notarié constitutif du Réseau francophone numérique : association internationale sans but lucratif

Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria

Hey, Computer Scientists! Stop Hating on the Humanities

Introduction to archival selection and narrative in digital collections

The Future of the Commons is an Open Planet

The three Ds of disciplining your e-mail inbox

Vinyl music gives record stores a boost in a digital world