Thursday 26 July 2018

Vol. 11, no. 47

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Senate of Canada - The Shame is Ours: Forced Adoptions of the Babies of Unmarried Mothers in Post-War Canada

Draft Commitments: Canada's 2018-2020 National Action Plan on Open Government

Library and Archives Canada - Lingua Franca: a Common Language for Conservators of Photographic Materials (Second Edition)

UK National Archives - Annual Report and Accounts 2017-2018

UK National Archives - Information Management Assessment: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

NARA - Department of Homeland Security U.S. Customs and Border Protection Records Management Program Inspection Report

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report: Public Works Department (for Comments)

De la communauté / From the community
Scholars Portal - Handling Digital Archives Before Ingest

Portage Network - Progress Report: Spring 2018

Society of American Archivists - Preservation Bookmarks: Meet the Agents of Deterioration

Documenting the Now Ethics White Paper

German Museums Association - Guidelines for Collections from Colonial Contexts (for Comments)

Oxford Internet Institute - Challenging Truth and Trust: a Global Inventory of Organized Social Media Manipulation

An Ethical Framework for Library Publishing

Article - ‘Two Young Ladies in Connection with a Certain School:’ the Watson-Ketcheson Affair of 1952-1953 and the Remains of Eugene R. Fairweather (by Jonathan S. Lofft, Trinity College, University of Toronto)

Paper - What's Cached is Prologue: Reviewing Recent Web Archives Research Towards Supporting Scholarly Use

La Gazette des archives, no 249 (2018)

Fontes Artis Musicae: the Journal of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres, vol. 65, no. 2 (2018)

International Journal of Information Management, vol. 42 (2018)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 37, no. 4 (2018)

Archives Association of Ontario - Off the Record, vol. 34, no. 3 (2018)

Book - The Sentient Archive: Bodies, Performance, and Memory

Book - Citizen Journalism as Conceptual Practice: Postcolonial Archives and Embodied Political Acts of New Media

Book - The DAM Book 3.0: Digital Asset Management for Photography 

Book - Stamping American Memory: Collectors, Citizens, and the Post

Book - Imagining Communities: Historical Reflections on the Process of Community Formation 

Book - Making Healthcare Green: the Role of Cloud, Green IT, and Data Science to Reduce Healthcare Costs and Combat Climate Change

Book - Winslow Homer and the Camera: Photography and the Art of Painting

Book - Oral History in your Library: Create Shelf Space for Community Voice

Book - Remembering Protest in Britain since 1500: Memory, Materiality and the Landscape

Livre - Rechercher l'information stratégique sur le web : sourcing, veille et analyse à l'heure de la révolution numérique

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Un manuscrit inédit de Samuel Champlain présenté pour la première fois 
10 août 2018, Québec

Audiovisual Archives Workshop
October 19, 2018, Calgary

Digital New Zealand Webinar Series
August 9 - October 17, 2018

Webinar - Exploring Careers in Archives and Special Collections
August 16, 2018

Cultural Heritage for the Future: the Role of Media Innovation
September 25, 2018, Brussels

First International Seminar on Sports Archives
October 9, 2018, Girona (Spain)

Workshop on Scholarly Digital Editions, Graph Data-Models and Semantic Web Technologies
June 3-4 2019, Lausanne (Switzerland)

Sur le web / On the web
UK National Archives Video - Bridging the Digital Gap in Archives: Malcolm's Story

Video - An Argument for Developing a Digitisation Strategy

Vidéo - Archivistes : de la formation à l'emploi (Côte d'Ivoire)

Slides - Digital Transformation & Cultural Heritage: a Provocation in Four Parts

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canadian Copyright Law Updates

In Canada, Uber and Lyft drivers can't live stream riders without explicit consent

Assembly of First Nations passes resolution supporting National Chiefs Library in Sault Ste. Marie

Library and Archives Canada - What's new in the collection: the summer 2018 edition

Library and Archives Canada - A world-startling discovery

Secret in Canadian History Museum's archive has an illegal past

Gwich'in language centre's move to Inuvik includes new digital archive centre

Indigenous authors across Canada donate their books to Ontario classrooms

Archives of Manitoba - Russian Revolution and HBC: after the Execution of the Imperial Family

Quebec - The value of a copyrighted photograph is not necessarily in the eye of the beholder

BAnQ - Le journal de voyage d'Antoine Dubuc: un regard sur l'Europe de 1912

Histoire du Québec: les trésors d'un entrepôt secret d'Hydro-Québec

Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives - Request for Proposal: New Logo

Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives - Jim Egan's Early Activism

University of British Columbia - Canadian Food Recipes

McGill University - Drama Beyond the Frame: 19th century Japanese prints in the Visual Arts Collection

McGill University - A Spy Among Us

Over 40 researchers commit to artifical intelligence project aimed at improving access to justice

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Even bishops need a holiday

Toronto Public Library - Discover Ontario's Aviation History: Three Stories

From Toronto to Baghdad: new Aga Khan exhibit helps rebuild destroyed university library

Chapelle, églises et cathédrales : six chapitres dans l'histoire de Saint-Boniface

Effort to save chair with possible Halifax Explosion link gets boost

Oshawa - City Clerks apologize for lack of transparency around depot freedom of informations

Société d'histoire d'Ahuntsic-Cartierville - Des archives à partager

From Barrie (Ontario) with Love Wartime Letters from a Briton in Barrie

He couldn't fight, so Brampton (Ontario) resident did something else during the Second World War

Sarah Ferencz, Whitby (Ontario) Archivist - Cullen Gardens: Gone but not Forgotten

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Ontario teen's photos, info ended up in someone else's hands after she traded in her broken iPhone

L'archiviste en vacances (jamais!)

Afrique / Africa
When Archives Speak Back: Sexual Violence in the #Congo Free State

Culture-Archives nationales : les raisons de la réforme et la mutation en institut national des archives du Congo

Mali - Golden Age of Timbuktu lives on in papers saved from jihad

#Mandela100: Mandela's legacy and the Mandela Archive, Johannesburg

Amériques / Americas
Ex-White House Stenographer: with No Official Transcript, Trump Can Muddle the Truth

White House Reform Plan Incorporates NARA Recommendations

A Deep Dive into the Library of Congress Photo Archives, from Harriet Tubman to Architectural Hats

National Library of Medicine - Public-Private Partnerships Will Accelerate Data-Driven Discovery

Read newly released CIA transcripts of FBI and DC police calls regarding Watergate

Declassified Documents Shed Light on Long, Complicated Negotiations over Korean Armistice Agreement

NASA's History Archive Enables Company to Recreate Apollo 11 Experience in VR

A Q&A with Tanya Zanish-Belcher, President of the Society of American Archivists

Grant backs project to digitally preserve slave deeds across North Carolina

University of Virginia - You Can Help Put Julian Bond's Papers in an Online Archive

San Jose State University - Blockchain: Apps and Ideas

Brigham Young University - Restructuring and Uploading ZIP Files to the Internet Archive with Bash

University of Wyoming - Archives on the Air 24: Silent Films, Famous Scores—The Rosa Rio Collection

University of Akron, Center for the History of Psychology - The Archives as a Teaching Tool

Activist's archives of convict-leasing system reside at Rice University

St. Edward's University - Visit the Texas Beer Archive

Doctoral Student Compiles Database of Indigenous Women who've Gone Missing

Archivist, bookseller charged in US$8M rare book theft scheme from Pittsburgh Carnegie Library

How neglected archives lead to propaganda

Archiving while Black

This Photographer Is Creating a Digital Archive of Old Denver

Providence Public Library Special Collections: Acquisitions Policies and Practices, part 2

A Researcher Is Digging Up Largely Forgotten Queer Video Games

Histories of & Oral Histories with Caribbean Librarians, Archivists, and Museum and Information Professionals?

Growing Role of Amazon in Library Acquisitions

Forbes deleted a deeply misinformed op-ed arguing Amazon should replace libraries

Twaddle: librarians respond to suggestion Amazon should replace libraries

How a genealogist helped police crack an infamous 30-year-old cold case

A Vision Shared: the photographers who captured the Great Depression

Missing Malcolm X Writings, Long a Mystery, Are Sold

Richard Strauss' Handwritten Manuscript for Die Schweigsame Frau to Be Auctioned

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Pacific Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives Recordkeeping for Good Governance Toolkit: Interview with Eric Boamah

Australie - Will our digital national identity survive our lack of care?

Australia - Rethinking our approach to open-source data

Australie - Senator Janet Rice donates her knitting to the Gay and Lesbian Archives

Queensland Government (Australia) - Unpacking policy requirement 3: agencies must create complete and reliable records

Queensland Government - Unpacking Policy Requirement 4: Agencies must actively manage permanent, high-value and high-risk records and information as a priority

Japan - Editorial: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe turns blind eye to problems with record management

Japan - Government's new policy on public records still vague about data saved on personal computers

Japan - Enhancing awareness needed for proper public document management

India - Digitization of Copyright Office by E-Processing of Copyright Applications

India - Culture Ministry digitised 2.83 crore (ten million) pages of 2.96 lakh (100,000) manuscripts

India - Railways massive archival journey to chug along 2.5 bn pages of history

India - A literary trove found in a grain market

Europe / Europa
Browsing Europeana in search for nice photos

The Battle for Affordable Open Access

Russian Ministry: Only Non-Political Gulag Records Destroyed

Les demeures de Sibérie les plus originales dans des photos d'archives

Communist-era secret police files reopen old wounds in Albania

Czech Republic - Archive to acquire broadcasting rights to Jan Patočka recordings

Book seized in Nazi Germany returns to author's Bradford artist grandson Geoff Latz 80 years on

Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision - Archive Material: Available and Open Online

Archives nationales de Luxembourg - L'état civil est en ligne

France - Le statut des archives du général de Gaulle et du maréchal Pétain pendant la période 1940-1944

France - 12 000 signatures pour sauver les archives nationales

Paris's first digital art museum: all lit up at Atelier des Lumières

Trouvé aux puces à Paris, un film muet autrichien de 1924 annonce la Shoah

Un inédit d'Alexandre Dumas retrouvé... en Italie

National Library of Scotland - Suitcase Spouses: couples that travelled together

Top secret: why is the government intent on keeping us in the dark?

UK National Archives - Prime Minister's papers from 1993 released

UK National Archives - Beyond words: exploring historical document collections at scale

UK National Archives - Developing our academic research offer

UK National Archives - World Cup fever at its worst: the 1969 Football War

Before Shakespeare at the UK National Archives

British Library joins the Open Library of Humanities

British Library - Dangerous Oral Histories: Risks, Responsibilities and Rewards

British Library - The elusive Pathé cylinders of Mary Garden

Digital Archiving at the University of York - Some observations on digital appraisal

Why the UK's biggest lesbian archive is so important

Manchester - Thousands of tributes to Arena attack victims will form part of a permanent archive

Treasury of British Comics: Can a Forgotten Archive teach us About Comics in the 21st Century?

Never-before-seen Winston Churchill WWII photos surface

Louise Brown: world's first in vitro fertilisation baby's family archive unveiled

An Historian's Guide to Research in the UK: Tips and Tricks to Help Busy Historians Navigate the Archives

First edition of Ada Lovelace's pioneering algorithm sold for £95,000

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Rare documents of 23 July Revolution published by Egypt's National Archives

Afghanisthan - Concerns Raised Over Film Archive Move

Amnesty International creates digital global human rights archive

International Tracing Service - How lovely the earrings must have looked on her

IFLA - The Robots are Coming? Libraries and Artificial Intelligence

Microfilm Lasts Half a Millennium

Sherlock Carriage: Pronom's blind spot on (some) PDFs from 2010 to 2014

Four Capabilities sought in Digital Archiving

Encryption? Law enforcement's biggest obstacle to digital evidence is more basic, study finds.

Le Règlement général sur la protection des données vu des deux côtés de l'Atlantique : des divergences philosophiques inconciliables ?

Des historiens et des historiennes à l'ère numérique

LGBTQ game history is fleeting: that's why curation is necessary

Nintendo to ROM sites: Forget cease-and-desist, now we’re suing

Blockchain: Merits, Issues, and Suggestions for Compelling Use Cases

How Conservation Became Colonialism