Thursday 27 July 2017

Vol. 10, no. 48

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Archives New Zealand - Report: State of Government Recordkeeping 2015-2016

British Library - Annual Report and Accounts 2015-2016

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia - 2017 Collection Policy

National Archives of India - The Economic History of India: India and the International Monetary Fund 1944-2017

De la communauté / From the community
Task Force on Technical Approaches to Email Archives - Consultation Report Draft

OCLC - Research and Learning Agenda for Archives, Special, and Distinctive Collections in Research Libraries (Draft for Comments)

Research Data Alliance - Four Recommendations for Open Data Sharing Published as Information and Communication Technology Technical Specifications

Digital Access to Collections initiative - International Comparators: how Does Australia Compare Internationally?

Ithaka S+R - Rethinking Liaison Programs for the Humanities

Article - Open Source Software for Digital Preservation Repositories: a Survey

Paper - Convergence or Collision? Archival Appraisal and the Expanded Role of Special Collections in the Research Library

Information & Culture: a Journal of History, vol. 52, no. 3 (2017)

National Archives of Australia - Government Agencies Information Network e-Bulletin, no. 4 (2017)

Trent University Archives News, no. 61 (July 2017)

Book - Creating a Local History Archive at your Public Library

Book - Text Mining in Practice with R

Book - Pop Sixties: Shindig!, Dick Clark, Beach Party, and Photographs from the Donna Loren Archive

Book - The Memory of Music

Book - Digital Forensics

Book - Coding Literacy: how Computer Programming Is Changing Writing

Book - Digital Storytelling in Higher Education: International Perspectives

Book - Aldershot's Military Heritage

Book - Registration Methods for the Small Museum (Fifth Edition)

Livre - Mise en place d'un système de veille acquisition : cas des centres nationaux de documentation au Maroc

Livre - Le monde d'Alberto Sartoris dans le miroir de ses archives

Livre - Les aventures de Contenu : tome 1 (par Daniel J. Caron)

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Wikipédia aime les bibliothèques 
11 août 2017, Montréal

The Conservation of the Salzinnes Antiphonal
September 10, 2017, Halifax

Exhibit - Salt, Sword, and Crozier: Books and Coins from the Prince-Bishopric of Salzburg (c. 1500 – c. 1800)
September 26, 2017 - January 31, 2018, Edmonton 

Iron Gall Ink: Decision Making and Treatment Practices
November 6-9, 2017, Ottawa

Creative Commons Global Summit 2018
April 13-15, 2018, Toronto

Le livre, défi de design : l'intersection numérique de la création et de l'édition
30 avril - 1er mai, 2018, Montréal

Digital Preservation Training Programme Online 2017

Introduction to Islamic Codiocology
September 4-8, 2017, Cambridge (UK)

Workshop on how to Set Up a Small Institutional Archives
September 5, 7, 12, 14, 21 and 28, 2017, Hong Kong

Archives, Activism and Social Media
September 21-22, 2017, Cambridge (UK)

Fundraising for Archives: Developing a Fundraising Strategy 
November 1, 2017, Edinburgh (Scotland) 

Reformation on the Record
November 3-4, 2017, Richmond (UK)

Computational Archival Science: Digital Records in the Age of Big Data
December 11-14, 2017, Boston

Thirteenth International Digital Curation Conference
February 19-22, 2018, Barcelona (Spain)

Collections as Data (Recordings Available)
July 25, 2017, Washington D.C.
Note: Canadian Visual Artist, Sarah Hatton, Appear at 45:20.

Sur le web / On the web
Je soutiens BAnQ maintenant sur Facebook

Video - Introduction to Wikipedia as Outreach and Activism

Video - Editing Wikipedia: Part One

Vitam: programme interministériel archivage numérique (France) - Version 4

Video - Broken Cylinders: Uncovering the Nature of Damage to Early Wax Cylinder Audio Recordings During Storage

Video - U.S. Chief Freedom of Information Act Officers Council Meeting 

State Records of Western Australia - New Database to Aboriginal names (1826-1950) 

New Blog - Archival Decolonist 

Podcast - How $100 Million Could Help Digitize Millions of Important Books

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Google Fights against Canada's Order to Change Global Search Results

Inside Views: Why Fair Dealing Is Not Destroying Canada Publishing

Calls grow for Canada to modernize privacy laws amid Europan Union changes

Government of Canada - The Open by Default pilot: an experiment in radical transparency

Responses to Consultations on NAFTA Renegotiation and Modernization

Access Copyright v. York University: an Anatomy of a Predictable but Avoidable Loss

Canadian Association of Research Libraries Statement on Bill C-58: an Act to Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act.

Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Objection Re: Access Copyright Proposed Tariff, 2018-2020

Canadian Alliance of Student Associations Deeply Concerned with Federal Court Copyright Ruling Against York University

Web archive on residential schools a first

Library and Archives Canada - What's new in the collection: the summer 2017 edition is out

Library and Archives Canada - Anything to declare? Yes, it's of Canadian interest

Bibliothèque et Archives Canada propose 10 livres jeunesse incontournables

This is how the federal government made a Star Wars tweet go viral

Preserving Canada's Broadcast History

Good reason to wonder whether history is in good shape in Saskatchewan

Archives of Manitoba - Doing your duty as a free man

Archives of Manitoba - On Active Service: Herb Francis: Follow-up #2

Highlights from B.C. Ministerial Mandate Letters

Early B.C. baseball gems donated to B.C. Sports Hall of Fame

BAnQ - Le Chantier du siècle

BAnQ - Présence des Trudeau père et fils au Lac-Saint-Jean

BAnQ - La guerre n'est pas que morts et blessés… il y a de la vie au camp

Canadian Lesbian & Gay Archives - What's in the Archives? Playing Cards!

$20M Annie Leibovitz collection rejected for 4th time by Canadian tribunal

University of British Columbia Library enhances access to Valley historical resources

University of British Columbia - New Chung Collection drop-in tours

University of British Columbia - Harry Potter now at the Rare Books and Special Collections

University of Toronto's Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library - Students Tell the Stories of Objects in "Finding Myself in the Archives"

Western University - Art donation makes East-West connection

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Memories of World Youth Day 2002

Archives de Montréal - Expo 67 au jour le jour : du 1er au 30 juillet

Archives de Montréal - Le 50e anniversaire de la visite du général de Gaulle

Archives de la ville de Québec - Visite de Charles de Gaulle au Québec

Lost Vancouver in pictures

Regina Indian Industrial School Cemetery to get heritage status

Dawson City (Yukon) - Clips from once-buried film reels of early 1900s give insights into history

Coquitlam's (B.C.) Changing Boundaries

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Ontario) - Photographing Brampton: the Betty Odlum Fonds

History buffs rejoice: Lambton County Archives (Ontario) doubles capacity

Community Archives of Belleville and Hastings County (Ontario) - Fire Insurance Maps online

Harvey Historical Society (Ontario) - Volkers Family History 

Archives au quotidien: le Patrimoine de Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts

Newfoundlander finds portrait of soldier with Digby (Nova Scotia) connection

New Dunkirk film stirs family's memories of ancestors who fought in battle

13 Questions With: Michael David Miller, Liaison Librarian for French Language Literature, Economics & LGBTQ+ Studies, McGill University

Them Days (Labrador) - Bradley, the Summer Student with a lot to say signing off

Afrique / Africa
Re-encountering Biafra in film archives

Amériques / Americas
Trinidad and Tobago - Catholic News Digital Archive launched: National Archives' users to have free access

NARA Review of Proposed CIA Records Schedule

NARA serves as the lead federal agency for Social Networks and Archival Context

NARA - Dunkirk in the Department of State Records

National Archives Begins Online Release of John F. Kennedy Assassination Records

New Entries Released by the National Declassification Center

Library of Congress - Copyright Creativity, then and now

Library of Congress - Inquiring Minds: the Unheralded Story of the Card Catalog

From One National Library to Another: Similar, Yet Different

Stanford University - 2000+ audio cassettes from Allen Ginsberg collection now streaming from SearchWorks

Photo bonanza offers a peek into Indiana University South Bend's past

David Letterman memorabilia donated to Ball State University extensive

College of the Holy Cross - Gathering History: the Digital Transgender Archive

Washington and Lee University - A Special Summer in Special Collections

St. Mary's College of Maryland to Assist Historic Sotterley Plantation with Archival Collections

Concerns About Society of American Archivists 2019 Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas

Society of American Archivists - Appraisal & Acquisition Bibliography Project

Toni Morrison, Joan Didion among those in PEN online archive

Inside Patagonia's Top-Secret Gear Archive

Meet 10 Depression-Era Photographers who Captured the Struggle of Rural America

The Rare Archival Photos Behind Killers of the Flower Moon

The Rare-Book Thief Who Looted College Libraries in the '80s

Kate Theimer - Epilogue, or, Choose the Bigger Life

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Historian asks Australian court to reveal Queen's letters on Gough Whitlam sacking

Australia - Maker unknown and the decentring First Nations People

Australian Society of Archivists votes to keep fighting Western Australia State Records merger

Storylines archive at State Library of Western Australia offers a way to find photos of Indigenous family members

State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales (Australia) - Email messages are State records

State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales - Recordkeeping FAQs: keeping records in systems that aren't EDRMS

Queensland (Australia) - Attempts to compel State Archivist to face estimates shut down

Why Understanding Identity is Integral to Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums

New Zealand - Born-digital records pose a major challenge for government agencies

Researching the Roll Plans at the Wellington office of Archives New Zealand

Archives New Zealand - Digital preservation pioneers needed now… talk to us about digital transfer

Crack China's ancient riddle of the bones and bag big cash rewards

India - Government sent 304 declassified files on Subhas Chandra Bose to Archives: Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma 

India - Declassified archival documents reveal that UK feared communal riots following Rajiv Gandhi's assassination

India - Historical documents from 1605 to 1651 will be digitally available for public

India - West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee stresses need to digitise Bengali film archives

India - Valuable documents, archival records still await digitisation in Hyderabad

Europe / Europa
Get an overview of the new tools being built by the Recognition and Enrichment of Archival Documents project

Game of Thrones Made it Abundantly Clear why Real Medieval Libraries Chained their Books

The 19th-Century Lithuanians who Smuggled Books to Save their Language

Forever lost: how Russians hunt for Ivan the Terrible's library

The writers who defied Soviet censors

République tchéque - La Chronique nationale : de grandes archives de petites histoires

Major German Universities Cancel Elsevier Contracts

Sweden data leak a disaster, says Prime Minister

Italy's video game archive breathes life into gaming history and culture

Armenia - History website launched, unique online archive offers exclusive historic photos

Luxembourg : la bibliothèque nationale numérise des nouveaux livres anciens

Archives nationales de France - Réutilisation des informations publiques

Juliette Fattal shares her two-month experience as a freelance archive researcher with the French production company Drôle de Trame.

Digital Repository of Ireland launches Atlantic Philanthropies Archives Project

Interview with Kieran O'Leary, Irish Film Archive

Using the National Library of Scotland's open-source map viewers

Scotland - My visit to the Diageo Archives

UK National Archives - The passing of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act 

UK National Archives - Exploring Michael Faraday's life and career 

UK National Archives - Something about Jane

British Library - Do more together than we can ourselves: the unique partnership between curator and conservator

British Library - Animals in Southeast Asian manuscripts

British Library - A rediscovered incunable

British Library - HMV experimental recordings 1914 and 1947

Northamptonshire Archives and Heritage Service - Access to Archives: plans to introduce charges threaten serious research

Colorized Photos Bring the Real Dunkirk Evacuation to Life

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Meet the Guardian of Palestine's Past

International Council on Archives - Expert Group on Legal Matters

International Tracing Service - Every file tells a story

SoundCloud Halts Volunteer Archiving Project

A Million Squandered: the Million Dollar Homepage as a Decaying Digital Artifact

How to Tell if a Photo Has Been Doctored

Is your home drowning in old photos? Organizers offer tips

What we Lose when the World Moves on from Email

What does it mean to share raw data?

Should Open Access and Open Data Come with Open Ethics?

What Is Data Democratization? A Super Simple Explanation and the Key Pros and Cons

Want to analyze millions of scientific papers all at once? Here's the best way to do it