Thursday 22 February 2018

Vol. 11, no. 25

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
National Archives of India - List of Sanskrit Manuscripts: Collection Number One

De la communauté / From the community
UNESCO - Persist Guidelines for Digital Heritage (Available in Six Languages)

Transkribus - New How to Guides

Queensland University of Technology - Imagination Foregone: a Qualitative Study of the Reuse Practices of Australian Creators

OCLC - An Exploration of the Irish Presence in the Published Record

IFLA - Own Initiative Report on Cross-Border Restitution Claims

Engaging the Collection: by the Numbers: HathiTrust Growth and Usage in 2017

Article - The Rijksmuseum Collection as Linked Data

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives Journal, no. 48 (2018)

Synoptique: an Online Journal of Film and Moving Image Studies, vol. 6, no. 1, 2018 (Special Issue: Institutionalizing Moving Image Archival Training)

International Journal of Information Management, vol. 39 (2018)

Library Trends, vol. 66, no. 2 (2017)

International Council on Archives - Section of Professional Associations Newsletter, no. 1 (February 2018)

Master Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Records on the Go: the Intersection of Mobile Devices and Archives

Book - Global Photographies: Memory, History, Archives

Book - Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries 

Book - Photography in India: from Archives to Contemporary Practice 

Book - The Family Tree Historical Newspapers Guide: how to Find your Ancestors in Archived Newspapers

Book - Planning Optimal Library Spaces: Principles, Processes, and Practices

Book - Copyright Law for Librarians and Educators: Creative Strategies and Practical Solutions (Fourth Edition)

Book - Liverpool: Unique Images from the Archives of Historic England 

Book - Images in Social Media: Categorization and Organization of Images and their Collections

Book - The Bookworm: a Novel

Livre - Licences ouvertes et exceptions au droit d'auteur dans l'environnement numérique : subvertir ou réformer ?

Livre - Médiation numérique des savoirs : des enjeux aux dispositifs (maintenant en libre accès)

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Diefenbaker Canada Centre - Hockey: a Common Goal
Until April 22, 2018, Saskatoon

Motion Pictures: Immigration Films from the Vaults of Toronto's Archives
March 8, 2018, Toronto

Le privacywashing
14 mars 2018, Montréal

Wallot-Sylvestre Seminar: Laurence Engel, president of the Bibliothèque nationale de France
March 26, 2018, Ottawa

iSchool University of British Columbia - Experiential Learning Day
April 13, 2018, Vancouver

Archives Society of Alberta Annual General Meeting and Institutional Forum
June 6, 2018, Edmonton

Webinar - Can't you Just Say Yes: Answering Copyright Questions About Fair Use for Faculty Colleagues
February 28, 2018

National Forum on Ethics and Archiving the Web
March 22-24, 2018, New York

Living Archives Research Project Final Event
April 11-13, 2018, Malmö (Sweden)

At Risk? Towards Resilient Preservation of Documentary Heritage in Latin America and the Caribbean
October 22, 2018, Panama

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast - Mackenzie King: Against his Will 

B.C. Archives - Archives Games

Historical Reminiscents Podcast - Leadership, Admin, and the Things they Didn’t Teach you in Grad School

Stanford University Archives Video - American Architecture Urbanim Lectures

Parthenos Video - Why Standards? : the Adventures of Mork & Tork

Vidéo - L'histoire à l'heure du big data: la Venice Time Machine

Baladodiffusion - Les humanités numériques 

Slides - Web Archiving Analysis Workshop (by Ian Milligan, University of Waterloo)

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Ottawa is blurring lines on privacy as it looks for new ways to collect data: watchdog

Information watchdog blasts Liberals ahead of her retirement

How a Polish Holocaust Story Became the Basis of a Controversial Copyright Case in Canada's Federal Court

Rewriting Canada's memory banks: archivists decolonize collections

Le récit des Autochtones plus accessible

Half of Canada's government scientists still feel muzzled

Library and Archives finally releases 98-year-old document on sick First Nations children

Library and Archives Canada - The beginning of the conclusions: documenting the exercise of power

Library and Archives Canada - Rosemary Gilliat's Arctic Diary

Library and Archives Canada - Local newspapers at the heart of Canadian life

Local newspapers from Library and Archives Canada

RCMP locks access to information gun registry release to protect data

Government gives Canadians six month's grace to buy historic Victoria Cross

The Institute of National Remembrance (Poland) delegation in Canada

Royal B.C. Museum and Archives - Historian captured sounds of First Nations

Our history has been covered up: facing New Brunswick's past on slavery

Nova Scotia cabinet minister, bureaucrats regularly used minister's private email: documents

Québec - La Commission d'accès à l'information se prononce sur les données généalogiques diffusées par le ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Réforme de l'accès à l'information: Québec s'engage à faire partie des premiers de classe

BAnQ - L'oeuvre de Jordi Bonet au Grand Théâtre de Québec

L'Association pour l'avencement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation s'inquiète du retard de la nomination d'un(e) PDG à BAnQ

Imagining a Better Future: an Introduction to Teaching and Learning about Settler Colonialism in Canada

Canadian Association of Research Libraries and Bureau de coopération interuniversitaire Reach Agreement for the Advancement Research Data Management and Digital Preservation in Canada

Memorial University of Newfoundland - New Acquisitions

University of Toronto iSchool Proposes Changes to Inforum; Replace On-Site Collection with Additional Study Spaces

Centre d'archives de la grande zone argileuse - Les carnavals et les joies de l'hiver

Some Thoughts on Archival Assignements for Students

Prolégomènes à un jeu sur le libre accès

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Record of the Week: Lenten Regulations, 1928

Toronto Public Library - Remembering the First Organized Hockey Game in Toronto

Getting a mugful: Winnipeg police mug shots from the early 1900s

Antiques Roadshow rolling into Gibsons: Sunshine Coast Museum and Archives (B.C.)

Archives des Soeurs des Saints Noms de Jésus et de Marie - Spécial 175e

Trials are open on Canadian Cattlemen's Association record-keeping app

Windsor - Valentine's Day surprise as vet's treasured photos found in school

Ontario Korean War vet's long-lost letter discovered in a 1939 Buick in B.C.

Freshly Minted: Mark Schlosser, MISt Candidate, School of Information Studies, McGill University

Bibliothèques en mutation et profession menacée

Afrique / Africa
Mali : les archives du ministère des affaires étrangères en flammes

Namibia - Development Plans for Museum to Archive Local Music and Memorabilia Enters First Stage

Namibia - Archives hold key historical records: Dr. Ellen Ndeshi Namhila

Le musée de la photo de Madagascar ouvre ses portes à Antananarivo

Un fonds de documents sahraoui versé aux Archives du Maroc  

South Africa - Facebook and Nelson Mandela Foundation to Publish Madiba Archive Online

Amériques / Americas
National Archives Authority of Saint Lucia to launch second special collection Sports Archive

Donald Trump declassification of GOP memo could lead to cascade of disclosures

Democrats using new majority to erode Public Records Act

U.S. Copyright Office: Abandoned Online Video Games to Possibly Receive Exemptions

The Pentagon Has the Worst PowerPoint Slides you've Ever Seen

Advocacy group sues Department of Justice for prison policy files

Federal Depository Library Program - 2016 End of Term Presidential Web Archive Now Available 

Nixon, Thieu, and the Bomb: CIA Report Sheds Light on Richard Nixon's Madman Diplomacy

A rare copy of the Declaration of Independence survived the Civil War hidden behind wallpaper. Later it was tossed in a box.

NARA - Help Contribute by Scanning U.S. Coast Guard Records from the Vietnam War in the Innovation Hub!

Library of Congress - New Acquisition: Leo Matiz, History and Fiction through Photography

Power and Finesse: the National Library of Medicine Board of Regents

Here's the Time the Environmental Protection Agency Used Duct Tape to Redact a Freedom of Information Act Request

The FBI's Forgotten War on Black-Owned Bookstores

Yale University - Now that most artifacts are digital, software experts need to play archeologist

University of Minnesota crowdsourcing project transcribes Supreme Court justices' handwritten notes

Pacific Pride Foundation donates its archives to University of California at Santa Barbara Library 

Bowling Green State University - Digital Accessibility in the Archives

Establishing Mass Film Digitization and Preservation at Indiana University

University of Connecticut - Archives to House Maurice Sendak Artwor

Wake Forest University - Records in (Processing) Action

George Washington's hair found in old college book

Jewish Women's Archive launches #MeToo project

At Paramount Pictures, Movies Don't Preserve Themselves

Conservators race against time to save film cels of classic Disney characters

Boston Athenaeum - Exit Interview: I Curated Rare Books for a 200-Year-Old Library

Transparency in eDiscovery? Save it for your clients

Erasing history

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia to cut 40 jobs in two years as budget tightens

Queensland Government (Australia) - The tale that was the digitisation disposal policy

Digital Preservation in the Philippines

Myanmar - Archiving the lives of others

India - A treasure trove of ancient Vedic manuscripts

Europe / Europa
Russia's archives still open for business

Croatia - Century-Old Photos From Korcula Stumbled Upon

Iceland and Denmark lead the way in digitalisation 

Germany - There isn't actually a Stasi file on Jeremy Corbyn, Stasi archives announce

Le numérique est-il la réponse à tout nos problèmes ?

Ireland - Saved for posterity … 40,000 memories of the Troubles

Writer Anthony Jordan donates archive to the National Library of Ireland

Ireland - Kerry Babies transcripts will not be put on public record to avoid distress to Joanne Hayes

The mystery of the secret Lockerbie file borrowed by the Scotland Office for nearly a decade

Cuts to Welsh libraries see paid staff fall by 20%

Librarians slam publisher's move to charge extra for old content

UK Parliamentary Archives - King Charles II: Restoration Means Retribution

The UK National Archives joins the Open Preservation Foundation

UK National Archives - Hosting the Suffrage flag

UK National Archives - The day an English king covertly avoided catastrophe: Calais 1350

UK National Archives - Royal weddings in history: dynasty and diplomacy

British Library - Digitising books as objects: the invisible made visible

British Library - Conceal yourself, your foes look for you: revealing a secret message in a piece of music

British Library - Percy Grainger's collection of ethnographic wax cylinders

Network Rail selects Preservica to create new cloud-based business archive 

Police Are Struggling to Cope with an Avalanche of Digital Evidence

Fragments of Famed UFO Discovered in Archives of London Museum

Are the credits rolling for London's Cinema Museum? 

Linnean Society of London - Recognising Linnaeus' handwriting

How I Started: James Lowry, Lecturer, Liverpool University Centre for Archive Studies

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Now in Jerusalem, rare George Washington thumb Bible goes online

Iran - Ambassadors to attend National Library's 80th anniversary

Iraq thwarts smuggling of ancient antiquity, manuscripts in Kirkuk

Représenter l'absence : le cas des personnes disparues dans les archives du Comité international de la croix-rouge

The International Tracing Service is a perfect place for research

IFLA - Copyright for Libraries in 2018: Part 1

The Incredibly Compelling Case to Rethink Records Retention in 2018 and Beyond

Drafting an Information Governance Program Charter

Destroying the Gutenberg galaxy of books will leave a black hole

How to Identify and Date Photographs

The retro gaming industry could be killing video game preservation

Brief Talk at Video Game Preservation Workshop

What can data visualization learn from feminism?

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