Thursday 25 May 2017

Vol. 10, no. 39

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Archives New Zealand - Transforming how we Work: 2057 Strategy

NARA - Fiscal Year 2018 Congressional Justification

Archives nationales de France - Catalogue d'exposition : une expérience du chaos : destructions, spoliations et sauvetages d'archives (1789-1945)

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia - Government-Citizen Engagement in the Digital Age

De la communauté / From the community
Society of American Archivists - Guidelines for Reappraisal and Deaccessioning (Revised Edition)

Society of American Archivists - Issue Brief: Federal Grant Funding for Archives

New IFLA Standard - Definition of PRESSoo: a Conceptual Model for Bibliographic Information Pertaining to Serials and Other Continuing Resources

Article - Stories from the Past Web

RBM: a Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage, vol. 18, no. 1 (2017)

Digital Library Perspectives, vol. 33, no. 2, 2017 (Special Issue on: Digital Preservation Tools and Partnerships)

Horizons maghrébins, no 75 (numéro spécial : de l'oralité à l'écrit du patrimoine poétique et musical au Maghreb)

Brant Historical Society (Ontario) Newsletter (Spring 2017)

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Society Seems Like it Doesn't even Know...: Archival Records Regarding People Labelled with Intellectual Disability who Have Been Institutionalized in Manitoba

Book - Lexicon for an Affective Archive

Book - The Storied City: the Quest for Timbuktu and the Fantastic Mission to Save its Past 

Book - Heritage, Culture and Rights: Challenging Legal Discourses 

Book - Information Studies and the Quest for Transdisciplinarity: Unity in Diversity

Book - Music Law in the Digital Age: Copyright Essentials for Today's Music Business (Second Edition)

Book - Australian Lives: an Intimate History

Book - Protecting Patron Privacy: a Library Information Technology Association Guide

Book - We Are Data: Algorithms and the Making of our Digital Selves 

Livre - Fières archives : documents et images autobiographiques d'homosexuels fin de siècle

Livre - Un fantôme dans la bibliothèque

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Depuis 1976: une exposition sur le Stade olympique de Montréal
À partir du 1er juin 2017, Montréal

Library and Archives Canada - The Preservation Centre in Gatineau Welcomes you 
June 9-10, 2017, Gatineau

Speaking Business: the Information Management / Records Management Specialty Moving Forward
June 12, 2017, Ottawa

Grand Erie District School Board - Friends of the Educational Archives Annual General Meeting 
June 13, 2017, Brantford (Ontario)

Seventh Italian-Canadian Archives Project Annual Conference
September 22-23, 2017, Guelph

London Metropolitan Archives: Celebrating 950 Years of Archives
May 31, 2017, London (UK)

Tropical Dissonance: Decolonizing Knowledge through Ethnographic Archives
June 6, 2017, Leyde (Netherlands)

Webinars - Strategies for Audiovisual Digitization Projects
June 14 and 21, 2017

Webinar - How to Design & Build Semantic Applications with Linked Data
June 14, 2017

Webcast on Data Curation
June 14, 2017

Baltic Audiovisual Archival Council Annual Conference 2017
October 11-13, Warsaw (Poland)

Digital Preservation 2017: Preservation is Political
October 25-26, 2017, Pittsburgh

Engaging New Generations: the Holocaust and Knowledge Dissemination in the Digital Age
November 9, 2017, Amsterdam

National Archives of Ireland - New Standards for Archives and Records Management Symposium (Presentations Available)
May 12, 2017, Dublin (Ireland)

Webinar - Implementing the Research Data Alliance Data Citation Recommendations for Long-Tail Research Data (Recording Available)
May 18, 2017

Sur le web / On the web
BAnQ - Le cours d'histoire du Canada donné par Lionel Groulx à la radio de CKAC entre 1949 et 1952 maintenant en ligne

Podcast - Archives as Activism: the Case of Residential Schools

University of British Columbia Video - Language Reconstruction and Strengthening Community: the Role of Archival Resources

Podcast - Why Archives are Using Police Investigation Techniques to Preserve our Digital Past

Public Records of Northern Ireland - Now on Facebook

Digital Repository of Ireland - New Website

UK National Archives Podcast - Dadland: the Father who was Also and Undercover Guerilla Agent

Podcast - Data Retention and Preservation: the IT Budget Killer

Video - Collaborating to Digitize Paleontological Collections at the University of Wyoming

Slidecast - The Primary Sources Tool: Curating Citations for Wikidata Statements

Slidecast - Wikidata and Booooks

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Government accused of hoarding Canadian history in secret archives

Canada's Secret Archives

Fate of residential school records in hands of Supreme Court

Artist goes to court to preserve residential-school documents

Canada lagging behind on digital government transformation: feds' new chief information officer

Library and Archives Canada signs a ninth collaborative agreement with a Canadian university

Library and Archives Canada - Guest Curator: Caroline Forcier-Holloway

Bell Canada must honour commitment to modernize email system, government says

Evidence Based Upon National Standards Might Thereby Be Unreliable

Five Key Copyright Law Concepts for Canadian Museums

140-year-old Treaty 7 document coming back to Alberta

Manitoba - Freedom of information review gives PCs opportunity to close legislative loopholes

The Royal Ontario Museum's Judaica Collection

British Columbia - With an Eye on the Future, First Nations in Canada Are Switching From Audio Cassettes to Digital

L'Autorité des marchés financiers instaure un droit à l'oubli pour les personnes sanctionnées

BAnQ - Jouons à cache-cache avec les Allemands

BAnQ - À bas les fortifications

BAnQ - Les oeuvres d'Albert Laberge enfin accessibles en ligne

Dalhousie University - Archivists using police techniques to save flimsy digital materials

Dalhousie University - Uncovering Canadian slavery

University of Prince Edward Island - How Facebook is helping librarians decipher hundreds of vintage postcards

Visualizing 75 Years at Carleton University

Staying true to the ethos of zines at Ontario College of Art and Design University

Victoria Lemieux wins Outstanding Paper, 2017 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence

Victoria Lemieux: blockchain success will depend on cross-sectoral collaboration

Women in the Directors Chair launches database of Canadian female filmmakers

Ottawa's past in pictures: looking back on lost landmarks

Montreal's Park Extension Historical Society recognized for preserving collective memory

Vancouver - Kitsilano map goes for $24,200 at auction

L'histoire de Trois-Rivières dans un album photo

Le Centre d'archives de Charlevoix lance sa campagne de financement

Peterborough Museum and Archives (Ontario) will help make history for Canada 150

Battlefords (Saskatchewan) man working to preserve residential school cemetery

London - Students uncover 137 gravestones, some honouring victims of the 1881 Victoria disaster

Delta Museum and Archive Society (B.C.) wants your stories

La face cachée du Musée du Bas-Saint-Laurent

Emily Lonie - My genealogical journey

Afrique / Africa
Rwanda - Genocide archives facility takes shape

Nigerian Archivists to Assist Nigeria Police Force Improve its Archives

Amériques / Americas
Brazil - National Historic Museum Receives Archives Documenting Vila Autódromo’s Fight Against Olympic Evictions

Trump 2018 Budget Proposes Devastating Cuts to Federal History, Archival & Education Programs

Freedom of Information Act Lawsuits Reach Highest Level Recorded in 25 Years

Library of Congress - Copyright Law and New Technologies: a Long and Complex Relationship

Library of Congress - Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Now Online 

National Library of Medicine - Go as Far as you Can See. Then See how Far you Can Go.

North Carolina - Sending State Agency Records to the Archives

Texas State Library and Archives - Selling Records Management to your Supervisor

The Georgia Archives streamlines its digital collection workflows with CONTENTdm hosted by OCLC

Pennsylvania State Archives Poster Collections Available Online

Idaho State Archives and Ancestry are digitizing over 27,000 records 

Arizona State University approves Open Access Policy

Michigan State University - Revising a Retention Schedule: Lessons Learned

University of Texas - A history of One Hundred Years of Solitude in documents

Brigham Young University - Long-running classic film screening ends as curator retires

New library archivist position focuses on black experience students, faculty at Northwestern University

Modeling archival problems in Computational Archival Science (CAS)

New Mexico - Document Details Death of Lawman Who Killed Billy the Kid

Revising the bible: evolutionary biology meets Adam and Eve in the archives

Does Fair Use Affect Academic Authors' Incentive to Write? Some Lessons from Authors of Works from the GSU Course Reserves Case

National Public Radio: Preserving the Past

Oddball Films: San Francisco's Archive for Extraordinary Cinema

American Writers Museum Is Chicago's New Literary Paradise

Federal Funding Impact Story #4 - Project: Detroit Institute of Arts Archives Assessment

Unseen Sylvia Plath poems deciphered in carbon paper

A Long-lost Thelonious Monk Album Is Finally Released Nearly 60 Years Later

Resourceful Records Managers: Fred Grevin, New York City Economic Development Corporation

Archivist on the Issues: the Best of Both Worlds, Combining Physical & Digital Primary Source Education

Solving a Century-Old Typographical Mystery

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Archives of Political Extremism in Australia: a Short Guide

Japan - New site to provide broad international access to cultural archives

How the National Archives of India Is Actually Destroying History

India - Digging up the past: an exhibit brings together three projects that draw from Indian Foundation for Arts archives and result in unexpected findings

Pakistan - Right of Access to Information Bill restrictive, ineffective

Europe / Europa
Members of the European Parliament call for safeguarding the Public Domain

80 top film-makers sound alarm over European copyright rules

New European Union directive set to ease rules on text and data mining

Explore a wealth of vintage photographs with Europeana Photography

Romanian justice minister to reveal secret service SIPA archive's visitors

Italy - Tuscan archives yield up secrets of Leonardo's mystery mother

Spanish authorities agree to open stolen baby archives

A biography, a documentary, and an archive celebrate Spanish pianist Alicia de Larrocha

Armenia - Armenpress: history photo project to be launched with assistance of Beeline

Switzerland - A Digital History Lab at the University of Zurich?

Les catéchismes politiques conservés dans les fonds de la Bibliothèque nationale de France

France - La qualité d'archives publiques : jurisprudence relative à des archives du maréchal Pétain

France - La préfecture de police de Paris ouvre ses archives sur les brigades spéciales de la Seconde guerre mondiale

Ce que l'archivistique peut apporter au monde professionnel contemporain (et vice versa)

Ireland - Ex-Provo in Boston tapes row can examine Public Prosecution Service files

Scots libraries say move to put archives on Wikipedia won't make them redundant

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Archives - Scurvy in the College Collections

David Hurn photo archive gifted to National Museum Wales

UK Parliamentary Archives - Negative and Positive: Digitising Glass Plate Negatives

UK National Archives - The Battle of Lincoln

Assessing Deterioration in Film and Photographs: how Can Science Help?

British Library - A new chapter in the story of Timbuktu's manuscripts: sample digitisation of materials from the Infa Yattara Family Library

British Library - 33 Burmese manuscripts now digitised

British Library - An Ode to Early Record Catalogues

What are they hiding? Brexit blamed for latest delay in release of UK UFO X-Files

Boots of Nottingham opens historic digital archive

Centenary Photograph Album: Teaching Resource from the Guardian News Media Archive

Roger Moore dies after delivering final manuscript

How to market and promote your Business Archive

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
How 1,000 years of Arabic scholarship advanced scientific debate in pictures

Iran strengthens commitment to cultural heritage, International Center for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property says

Iran - Finding your Way Around Tehran's Public Archives

OAIS and ISO 16363 review happening now

Links all of the way down: HTTPreservation of Documentary Heritage

How to Prepare for an Archives Visit

Why you shouldn't delete your data until you've thought about your digital history

No App Required: Toward a Utilitarian Museum Mobile Experience