Thursday 31 May 2018

Vol. 11, no. 39

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
UK National Archives - Guide to Archiving Personal Data (Draft)

Swiss Federal Archives - Archivable File Formats (New Edition)

Archives de France - Guide : les spoliations d'oevres d'art pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report and Disposal Schedule: Families Commission (for Comments)

De la communauté / From the community
International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property - Sharing Conservation Decisions: Current Issues and Future Strategies

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Library Alliance and Digital Library Federation - Common Mission, Common Ground

Transparency and Accountability Initiative - The Story Behind the Story: Obstacles and Promising Techniques in Storytelling for Transparency and Accountability

European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities - Co-designing the European Open Science Cloud: the Role of Social Sciences and Humanities

Article - Émotions de l' et archives de l'intime

International Journal of Information Management, vol. 41 (2018)

Imago Mundi: the International Journal for the History of Cartography, vol. 70, no. 2 (2018)

Catholic Archives, no. 38 (2018)

Passim : bulletin des Archives littéraires suisses, no 21 (2018)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 37, no. 3 (2018)

Telling our Stories: Newsletter of the South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta), vol. 9, no. 3 (2018)

Book - Archives and Information in the Early Modern World

Book - Tbilisi: Archive of Transition

Book - Studies in the Chronology of the Bactrian Documents from Northern Afghanistan

Book - Ephemera: the Graphic Design of the MAK Library and Works on Paper Collection 

Book - Another Marx: Early Manuscripts to the International

Book - Reconciling Copyright with Cumulative Creativity: the Third Paradigm

Book - My Life as a Spy: Investigations in a Secret Police File

Book - Mobilizing Heritage: Anthropological Practice and Transnational Prospects

Book - When Artists Curate: Contemporary Art and the Exhibition as Medium

Livre - Le musée participatif : l'ambition des écomusées

Livre - Règlement général sur la protection des données : la protection des données à caractère personnel

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Promiscuous Archiving: the Joys of Curating Queer Black Legacies
June 5, 2018, Toronto

Une histoire d'amitié, d'entraide et d'archives 
5 juin 2018, Montréal

Collectionner l'éphémère 
7 juin 2018, Montréal

Saving our Stories Workshop: an Introduction to Community Oral History
June 8, 2018, Mount Pearl (Newfoundland)

Jewish Museum & Archives of British Columbia - East End Stories
June 24, 2018, Vancouver

Webinar - Introduction to Web Archiving and Archive-It
June 6, 2018

Launch Ceremony of the Great Source Code Library
June 7, 2018, Paris

From Alexander Hamilton to Hamilton at the National Archives
June 7, 2018, Washington D.C.

Archiving the Academies of Early Modern Italy: Critical Methodologies and Digital Tools
June 28, 2018, London (UK)

Research and Preservation of the Secret Archive of the Warsaw Ghetto
December 6, 2018, Warsaw (Poland)

Webinar - Open Access in the Global South: Perspectives from the Open and Collaborative Science in Development Network (Video Available)
May 3, 2018

Sur le web / On the web
Vidéo - BAnQ vous informe au Congrès de l'Association des archivistes du Québec 2018

Video - Separating Fact from Fiction: the Reality of Canadian Copyright, Fair Dealing and Education

UK National Archives Podcast - Datafication, Distribution and the Future of Archival Science in the Age of Homo Deus (with Victoria Lemieux, UBC)

Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre Online - Collections Catalogue

Coalition for Networked Information Video - Email Archives: Issues, Tools, and Gaps

Coalition for Networked Information Video - Discuss Data: Open Platform for the Interactive Discussion of Research Data Quality

Software Preservation Network Video - Scaling Software Preservation and Emulation

Openrefine: a Free, Open Source Power Tool for Working with Messy Data and Improving it  (Version 3.0)

Slides - Unlocking our Sound Heritage: International Image Interoperability Framework AV at the British Library

Slides - Digital Preservation for Library Publishers: Raising Awareness

Slides - The Future of Semantics on the Web

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canadian Copyright, Fair Dealing and Education, Part Four: Fixing Fair Dealing for the Digital Age

La nouvelle commissaire à l'information dit vouloir trouver ce qui cloche avec le système d'accès au fédéral

Library and Archives Canada - A day in the life of a Reference Archivist

British Columbia's privacy watchdog wants oversight of government emails

Archives of Manitoba - The impact of the war on Manitoba's farms, May 1918

Québec - Les retards s'accumulent à la Commission d'accès à l'information

BAnQ - Cérémonies en hommage à Louis Hémon, auteur de Maria Chapdelaine

Announcing the publication of Canadian Law Library Review on CanLII 

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council - Changes to the Aid to Scholarly Journals Funding Opportunity

New state-of-the-art University of Alberta archival facility set to open

University of British Columbia - Explore Open Collections: Greater Vancouver Maps

New University of British Columbia Library exhibition explores Shakespeare plays through the lens of 16th century medicine

University of Toronto - New Exhibition Serves up 150 Years of Canadian Culinary History

Ryerson University Archives & Special Collections - Ryerson 7025: Five Pivotal Moments in Ryerson's History

Brandon University archivist shines spotlight on the work of Brandonites in documentary

Indigenous Resources in the University of Saskatchewan Library

Daniel J. Caron et Martial Pasquier dirigent la collection Gouvernance de l'information aux Presses de l'Université du Québec

Centre d'archives de la grande zone argileuse - West & Co. : archives d’un magasin général de Hearst

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - A Shepherd Entering the Sheepfold

Ottawa - Super library projected to be done in 2024 at new cost of $174.8 million

New tools to dig digitally into Vancouver Island papers' past

British Columbia Gay and Lesbian Archives donated to the City of Vancouver Archives

App to give glimpse of Winnipeg's history transforming to the present

Them Days (Newfoundland) - Photo Collections and QSL Cards

The Sisters of St. Ann confront the end with dignity and grace

Montreal WW II hero, largely unknown at home, honoured as Dutch town's saviour

Les batailles d'internet : entretien avec Philippe de Grosbois

Searching for Answers in Archival Records (you can't just Google them)

Freshly Minted: Dominique Glassman, Master of Information Student, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto

Afrique / Africa
South African History Archives - Winning the fight against corruption through access to information in Africa

South African History Archives - No justice for xenophobic survivors as South African Police Service fails to comply with Promotion of Access to Information Act

South African History Archives - Freedom of Information Program Website Goes Mobile

Amériques / Americas
Saint Kitts and Nevis - National Archives not Only Launches Website, but Launches Lasting Memories and Aspects of History

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Prime Minister makes remarks on occasion of National Archives' website launch

Guyana - National Archives opens Independence school tours

Declassified US cables link Colombia's former President Alvaro Uribe to Medellin Cartel, again

NARA - Innovation Hub Celebrates 300,000th Page Uploaded to Catalog

NARA - History Hub: a 21st Century Model for Archival Reference

On a mission to St. Louis: Trip to National Archives reveals trove of family military history 

Library of Congress - Receives Donation of Popular Art Valued in the Millions 

Copyright Information in Government Printing Office Bibliographic Records: your Feedback 

Person Records Linking in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Survivors and Victims Database

Smithsonian Institution Archives - What we Are Working on: Digital Preservation

Construction of FBI records complex moving smoothly

Here's what government info should be but isn't currently

Society of American Archivisits Signs on to Joint NGO Letter on Proposed World Intellectual Property Organization Treaty on Broadcasting

Advancing data publishing: California Digital Library & Dryad announce partnership 

Vermont archives have more free historic newspapers online

Hundreds of Illinois prisoners languish behind bars waiting for Dorothy Brown to do her job 

Born Digital: how Social Media and Paperless Offices are Reshaping the Princeton University Archives

University of Michigan - Adapting the Disk Imaging Workflow

Fighting to preserve history: the extensive audiovisual archives of University of Washington Libraries 

University of Georgia - How to Store Maps 

Iowa State University - One Year Later: NHPRC-funded Project to Improve Access to Archival Collections & their Descriptions

Describing web archives: learning from Archive-It partners and friends

A New Era in the Fight to Preserve TV History

Dozens of M.C. Escher Prints Now Digitized & Put Online by the Boston Public Library

Philadelphia Historical Society Preserves City’s Greek Musical Heritage

How 1960s Film Pirates Sold Movies Before the FBI Came Knocking

Jason Curtis: a Librarian who Collects Media Formats

The Lesbian Pulp Fiction that Saved Lives

Photographer's lost trove of Marilyn Monroe photos sees daylight for first time

About those Ancestry dot com commercials

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia - Spy exhibition tells the story of Australian espionage

The violent collectors who gathered Indigenous artefacts for the Queensland Museum (Australia)

Queensland State Archives - Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland

Archival decolonist - Passion guides me

Archival decolonist - Engaging with the Uncomfortable

Archival decolonist - Your neutral is not our neutral

Archives New Zealand - Taonga Tuku Iho: Maori Knowledge and Information and Maori Metadata

Japan - Government must strive to regain trust in management of public documents

Philippines - Fire hits Land Management Bureau, National Archives in Manila

Philippines - What we could lose in the fire that hit the National Archives

Introducing PARBICA's first International Council on Archives New Professional: Abilyn Pua'ara Hou from the Solomon Islands

Intangible Cultural Heritage in Vanuatu

China - Archival materials show top Party members as leaders in own homes

India - How Shelley's Indian disciple changed copyright law

India - Punjab Information Technology Board to digitally preserve 500,000 pages of historic documents

Europe / Europa
European Union Governments Reach Negotiating Stance On Copyright Reform

Historical Archives of European Union - The Official Acts of the European Parliament (1953-2004) now Available for Consultation

Historical Archives of the European Union now part of the European University Institute's annual report

Study of the Holocaust: a Way Out of Data Confusion

Bayreuth digitizes Richard Wagner National Archive

Autographs, operas and tubas: Richard Wagner on Europeana

National Library of Finland - Ogonek Digital Archive: a Virtual Timeline to Soviet Era

Why Finland is home to the world's most radical libraries

Tbilisi exhibition presents French archives on Georgia's First Democratic Republic

Près d'un million de documents d'archives privées de la ville de Paris sont désormais accessibles en ligne

Marcel Proust's Unpublished Archives Achieve €750,000 at Sotheby's

Amazing new database with pics of 18th and 19th Century Ireland launched

UK Government's Digital History Preserved by Manchester Firm

UK National Archives - Allocation of papers accepted in lieu of tax

UK National Archives - Fighting like angry sheep: Wendell Phillips in the Gulf

The Guardian view on digitising culture: make manuscripts more illuminating

Jesuits in Britain : From the Archives: Canon Law

Waddingtons board games archive reveals wacky finds

Where are our monuments? The Black Cultural Archives as source for London history

Museum of film history opens in Kent town with no cinema

Alan Rickman's Archives for Sale, Including Letters from J.K. Rowling & his Frustrations about Snape

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
50 years after enigmatic sinking, Israel releases footage of search for lost sub

National Library of Israel - How a Man Named Saul Became King for a Day in Poland 

Looted & hidden documentary brings must-watch Palestinian footage to light

Scientists Use Lasers to Map an Ancient City in Jordan

Broadcasting Treaty Moving at World Intellectual Property Organization, Copyright Exceptions for Libraries Not

Towards Action: IFLA Returns to Geneva for the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights

Portail international archivistique francophone - Mise en ligne d'un nouveau module PIAF consacré aux publics des archives 

A Study on the Curation, Acquisition, and Preservation of Animated GIFs

This Frida Kahlo Digital Collection Is Massive & Free

Can Community Archives Survive Climate Change?

Effects of copyrights on science