Thursday 26 April 2018

Vol. 11, no. 34

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Irish Film Institute - Moving Image Collections in Ireland Survey Report

U.S. National Digital Stewardship Alliance - 2017 Fixity Practices Survey

European Commission - Proposal for a Revision of the Public Sector Information Directive

Conseil supérieur de la propriété littéraire et artistique (France) - Les licences libres dans le secteur culturel

Commission de la protection de la vie privée (Belgique) -  Avant-projet de loi relatif à la protection des personnes physiques à l'égard des traitements de données à caractère personnel

Fonds national suisse - Impact de l'Open access sur les monographies scientifiques en Suisse

De la communauté / From the community
Archives and Records Association UK and Ireland - Proposed Code of Ethics

Harvard University Special Collections and Archives Joint Processing Guidelines

OCLC - The Realities of Research Data Management: Part Four: Sourcing and Scaling University RDM Services

Paper - Evaluation of Conformance Checkers for Long-Term Preservation of Multimedia Documents

Paper - Archangel: Trusted Archives of Digital Public Documents

Pre-print - Digitizing Sound Archives at Royal Library of Belgium: Challenges and Difficulties Encountered During a Major Digitization Project

Revue Archives, vol. 47, no. 2 (2018)

Archives and Records: the Journal of the Archives and Records Association, vol. 39, no. 1 (2018)

Journal of Film Preservation, no. 98 (2018)

Oral History Review, vol. 45, no. 1, 2018 (Special Section on Decentering and Decolonizing Feminist Oral Histories)

Research Library Issues, no. 293 (2018)

Hamburger Journal für Kulturanthropologie, no. 17, 2017 (Special Issue on Digital Heritage)

Insights: the UKSG journal, vol. 31 (2018)

The Charter: the State Archives of North Carolina Newsletter (Spring 2018)

Silhouettes: the Associates of the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick Newsletter, no. 45 (2017)

The Chronicle: Newsletter of the Qualicum Beach Historical & Museum Society (Spring 2018)

Book - Archives of the Tholsell Court, Dublin

Book - Deaccessioning Today: Theory and Practice

Book - Postcards from Auschwitz: Holocaust Tourism and the Meaning of Remembrance

Book - Heritage and Tourism: Places, Imageries and the Digital Age

Book - Privacy's Blueprint: the Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies

Book - Open Divide: Critical Studies on Open Access

Book - Data Science

Book - A Practical Guide to Fundraising for Small Museums: Maximizing the Marketing-Development Connection

Book - Poet-Librarians in the Library of Babel: Innovative Meditations on Librarianship

Book - Project Management in the Library Workplace

Book - Conceptualizing Copyright Exceptions in China and South Africa: a Developing View from the Developing Countries 

Book - Core Concepts and Contemporary Issues in Privacy

Livre - Mémoires canadiennes

Livre - Politiques de la tradition : le patrimoine culturel immatériel

Livre - Retrouver un professionnel du monde de la santé

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
University of Alberta - Experiment: Printing the Canadian Imagination
April 27 - August 24, 2018, Edmonton

Plateformes, archives et bibliothèques numériques en libre accès : enjeux, possibilités et effets sur la recherche en sciences humaines et sociales dans la francophonie
9 mai 2018, Saguenay

Digital Curation Institute - Values in Computing, Connecting the Bits
May 10, 2018, Toronto

Société d'histoire de Joliette - Conservation du patrimoine autochtone : entre tradition orale et écrite
28 mai 2018, Saint-Charles-Borromée

Big Data Toronto 2018
June 12-13, Toronto

In our own Words: Decolonising Description in the Library and Archival Community
June 14-15, 2018, York University

Community Archives of Belleville and Hastings County Doors Open
September 22, 2018, Belleville and District (Ontario) 

Cours en ligne massif et ouvert - Protection des données personnelles : le nouveau droit
À partir du 23 avril 2018

Online Course - Basic of Archives
June 4 - July 9, 2018

Cours en ligne massif et ouvert - Les fondamentaux du droit d'auteur 
À partir du 1er octobre 2018

BitCurator Users Forum 2018
September 13-14, 2018, Los Angeles

Webinar - Supporting Access to Government Documents for Ontario's Universities (Recording Available)
April 5, 2018

Webinar - Turning Fair Data into Reality (Recording Available)
April 23, 2018

Sur le web / On the web
Video - Library and Archives Canada: Co-lab

Baladodiffusion - Nouvelle exposition à Bibliothèque et Archives Canada

Québec - Enquête exploratoire sur les tâches des spécialistes de l’information

Mount Saint Vincent University - Research Study on Institutional Repositories

Historical Reminiscents Podcast - The Grant Writing Learning Curve

1findr: the World's Largest Curated Collection of Peer-reviewed Articles

Library of Congress Video - Centuries of Cellulose: Lessons Learned from the Molecular Analysis of Cellulose in Aged Paper Collections 

Video - Texas Digital Library Forum with Dr. Nancy McGovern

Institut national du patrimoine (France) - Maintenant sur Facebook

Archives nationales de France - Présentation de la version 1 de la solution logicielle Vitam

Slides - Preserving & Using Email of Historical or Cultural Value with ePADD

Slides - What Do you Do with 280 million Tweets from the 2016 U.S. Election? 

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Federal government debuts data-breach reporting rules

Statutory Review of the Copyright Act: how to Make Sure Your Voice is Heard

L'accès à l'information recule à Ottawa

Dear Canada: Accessing Publicly Available Information on the Internet Is Not a Crime

Privacy expert warns of risks of submitting DNA to genealogy websites

Police files, historical documents show link between Catholic hierarchy and residential schools

Library and Archives Canada holdings data temporarily removed from WorldCat

Library and Archives Canada - Finding Royalton: Searching the 1921 Census

How is CBC preserving its archives?

British Columbia Court of Appeal Addresses Public Right of Access to a Record of a Question

Archives of Manitoba - Back at Vimy Ridge, one year later

Trente ans de retard dans les archives francophones en Saskatchewan

Nova Scotia government dealing with another privacy breach
Nova Scotia Archives - Suffrage in Nova Scotia: Making our Mark

Quebec Writers Group Calls for an End to Copyright Exceptions: Only where Access is Otherwise Impossible

Qu'est le dépôt légal au Québec?

BAnQ - Enquête sur la carte ancienne révélée à l'émission Découverte

BAnQ - Les dangers de la lecture

University of Toronto library acquires the oldest English-language book in Canada

University of Waterloo Special Collections and Archives - Wedding Dress and Its Secret Underneath

McGill University - The Unknown Unknown: Finding the Jean Drapeau Collection

McGill University - Ways of Seeing: Artistry on Display in the Osler Library of the History of Medicine's Autumn Acquisitions

Dozens of letters by interned Japanese-Canadian teens donated to University of British Columbia

Découvrir l'histoire de Hearst avec le Centre d'archives de la grande zone argileuse

Reflecting on Critical Making in Digital History: the #hist3812 Experience, Part One

Archdiocese of Vancouver Archives Office Releases Rare Collection of Catholic Newspapers

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - The Great Fire of Toronto, 1904

Vancouver artist creates Occupying Chinatown project as city apologizes for historic racism

Arthur Conan Doyle Room: one of the foremost Sherlock Holmes collections is hidden away at a Toronto library

Youthlink - Thanks to the Archives Society of Alberta for helping us preserve a piece of Calgary history

A Montreal pilgrimage in the footsteps of Leonard Cohen

Nanaimo faces blizzard of information requests

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - Lost & Found

150e de Saint-Hippolyte : des archives sont recherchées

Wetaskiwin (Alberta) - Archive's Sale Worries Researchers

De nouveaux documents à archiver à l'ère électronique : le cas des courriels

Freshly Minted: Kayla Lar-Son, MLIS Student, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta

Afrique / Africa
Archiving Nigerian History: Traditional To Technological Database

National liberation war: International Committee of the Red Cross gives over 30,000 archival documents to Algeria

Amériques / Americas
British Virgin Islands in threat of losing centuries of historical archives

Longtime White House photo archivist shares her memories

Barbara Bush's scrapbooks at presidential library give insight into family's legacy

Library of Congress and Bibliothèque Nationale de France Announce Collaboration on International Digital Content

Library of Congress - New Online: Joseph Holt Papers

Library of Congress - Teaming Up! Digital Content Management Joins the Signal

NARA - New Group of JFK Assassination Documents Available to the Public

Society of American Archivists - Improving Descriptive Practices for Born-Digital Material in an Archival Context

Texas Supreme Court Moving Case Files On Microfiche Into the Digital Age

Utah Division of Archives and Records Service - New General Retention Schedule Interface

State Archives of North Carolina - FAQ: Archival Custody

Wisconsin - History on the move as new state archives and preservation facility begins to fill 

Newly Acquired Letters Illuminate the Lives of Maryland's Old Line Soldiers

Princeton University - Brazilian Acquisitions Honor Stanley J. Stein and Barbara Hadley Stein

Arizona State University scholars save priceless manuscripts from obscurity

Bernardo de Galvez archives at University of West Florida shed light on Spanish general's Pensacola exploits

Iowa State University Behind the Scenes: Processing the Butter Cow Lady's Papers

University of Puget Sound - Recent history of campus activism documented through online archive

Modern Language Association - A Guide to Citing Materials from Physical Archives and Collections

Ten reasons why North American companies should care about Europe's General Data Protection Regulation

Ten Treasures, Unearthed from the New York Philharmonic's Archives

Here's what it Looks Like Inside the Handmade Sketchbooks of a Well-Traveled Artist

Everything must Go: Effective Data Removal when a Business Closes

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Returning the reminders of a war: Vietnamese mementos go home

Western Australia Department of Communities Housing - Making sense of six million documents with machine learning

Queensland State Archives (Australia) - Part 4: Research uses

Queensland State Library (Australia) film vault preserving state's hidden histories

South Australia Ombudsman Wayne Lines calls for Freedom of Information overhaul

National Library of New Zealand - Ted Smith's War

The film archivist: preserving Singapore's movie heritage

National Film Archive of India adds 71 films in rare 16 mm print, including Pinjara, Suhaag and Andaz Apna Apna

Europe / Europa
IFLA Welcomes Steps Toward Better Rules for Cultural Heritage Imports into the European Union

Onze outils logiciels pour accélérer la mise en conformité au Réglement général sur la protection des données

Moscow museum opens archives of Stalin's Gulag labour camps

Leni Riefenstahl archive to throw new light on Hitler's film-maker

Jewish ghosts linger as German households still make use of stolen heirlooms

Le daguerréotype de Kynžvart inscrit au registre Mémoire du monde de l'UNESCO

A Croatian letter story: Glagoljica goes digital

Poland - Statement of the Institute of National Remembrance about the Attitudes of Poles towards the Holocaust

Resurrecting the first Dutch web index: NL-menu revisited

Greece - The Digitization of Ancient Corinth in Google's Digital Archive

Go Medieval by Attaching a Book to your Belt

France - Row over centuries-old Mont-Saint-Michel manuscript

Sold the front page: Irish Press archive on the block for €500,000

I go to the gallows an Irishman: Kevin Barry's pre-execution letter

Time machine archive of 1970s Scotland goes live

Inside BBC Wales' film and tape archive

UK National Archives - Data Protection law changes: help us to help you

UK National Archives - Slang in the English Language

UK National Archives - Prize Papers Project launches at Oldenburg Castle

UK National Archives - Bringing two 19th century rail plans back on track

National Archives may hold proof of Windrush migrants' arrivals

Archived records of ships' landing lists could provide vital evidence in support of Windrush migrants

Black Cultural Archives urge Government to hand over important documents to avoid second Windrush fiasco, bosses claim

Windrush scandal: a historian on why destroying archives is never a good idea

The Windrush scandal reminds us of the value of archives

The oldest English writing in the British Library?

British Library - The Evolving English Collection: what's in it?

Imperial War Museums buys war photographer Tim Hetherington's entire archive of work from Libya and Afghanistan and plans exhibition

National Portrait Gallery makes 24 posts redundant

British Pathe, Reuters strike archive deal

University of London - Wanted: an underpinning model of organisational truth for the digital realm

Digital Preservation at Oxford and Cambridge - Gathering the numbers: a maturity and resourcing survey for digital preservation

Bringing it all back home: the visual repatriation of historical photograph collections from the Pitt Rivers Museum to the Turkana of Northern Kenya

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
State Archives release historical documents shedding light on Israel's early days

Anti-Semitic Richard Wagner letter sells in Jerusalem for $34,000

Istanbul Closes the Books on its Public Scribes

The End of an Era: the Less than Grand Opening of the New Ottoman Archives

International Council on Archives 70th birthday

The Libertarian Argument for the Right to be Forgotten

Libraries: civilization's memory banks

How beautiful design is keeping libraries relevant in the digital era

How to Preserve and Test Old Letters for Grandma's DNA

Jussi Parikka : écrire autrement l'histoire des médias