Thursday 31 January 2019

Vol. 12, no. 22

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
British Columbia Government - Operational Records Classification Systems (for Comments)

European Commission - Guidelines on Artificial Intelligence and Data Protection

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (for Comments)

Archives New Zealand - Appraisal Report & Disposal Schedule: Ministry of Justice (for Comments)

UK National Archives - Cabinet Office Information Management Assessment 

UK Information Commissioner's Office - Openness by Design: Draft Access to Information Strategy

Inspection générale des bibliothèques (France) - Le pilotage de la documentation dans la gouvernance des universités

De la communauté / From the community
Society of American Archivists - Guidelines on Access to Research Materials (Revised Edition for Comments)

Ithika S+R - Library Acquisition Patterns

Confederation of Open Access Repositories - Good Practice Principles for Scholarly Communication Services

Article - Transformative Praxis: Building Spaces for Indigenous Self-determination in Libraries and Archives

Article - Archival Airwaves: Recording Ireland for the BBC

Article - Leveraging Concepts in Open Access Publications

Paper - Classification of Knowledge Organization Systems with Wikidata

Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, vol. 47, no. 3-4, (2018)

Revue française des sciences de l'information et de la communication, no 18 (2018)

La Pomme : bulletin périodique de la Fondation archives vivantes (Suisse), no 31 (2019)

Grey Litterature Network Services Quarterly Newsletter, vol. 11, no. 1 (2019)

Archives Association of Ontario - Off the Record, vol. 35, no. 1 (2019)

Book - The Right to be Forgotten vs the Right to Remember: Data Protection and Archiving in the Public Interest

Book - Raymond Klibansky and the Warburg Library Network: Intellectual Peregrinations from Hamburg to London and Montreal

Book - Queering Mennonite Literature: Archives, Activism, and the Search for Community 

Book - Re-Excavating Jerusalem: Archival Archaeology 

Book - The Identity Trade: Selling Privacy and Reputation Online

Book - Digital Humanities and Film Studies: Visualising Dziga Vertov's Work

Book - Digital Information Ecosystems: Smart Press

Book - Contested City: Art and Public History as Mediation at New York's Seward Park Urban Renewal Area

Book - Learning Android Forensics (Second Edition)

Book - Transitional and Transformative Justice: Critical and International Perspectives

Book - Creating a Learning Commons: a Practical Guide for Librarians 

Livre - Le spécimen et le collecteur : savoirs naturalistes, pouvoirs et altérités (XVIIIe-XXe siècles) 

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Nova Scotia Open Data Contest
March 2-3, 2019, Halifax

Course: Photography and its Histories
February 21 - March 21, 2019, London (UK)

Webinar Series - Fair Use Code and Other Legal Tools for Software Preservation
February 25 - April 8, 2019

Archives into the Future: Decolonising the Archive
March 26, 2019, London (UK)

Archives and Place: Thinking through the Connection
March 28, 2019, Invercargill (New Zealand)

Sur le web / On the web
Libraries, Archives and Museums Nova Scotia - GLAM Sector Partnership Survey

Application Vichy 1939-1945

University of Leeds - Belgian Refugees Database

Schoenberg for Manuscript Studies (University of Pennsylvania) Videos - Sacred Texts: Codices Far, Far Away 

Video - Closing keynote for The Grand Re-Opening of the Public Domain

Podcast - Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Birth of the National Archives

Artist in the Archive Podcast - Thirty-one Cylinders

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

In the dark: the cost of Canada's data deficit

Flying blind: why does Canada know so little about itself?

In the information age, Canada is falling behind

Library and Archives Canada enters negotiations with preferred proponent for second preservation centre in Gatineau

Library and Archives Canada - Listen, Hear our Voices: Preserving and Valuing Indigenous Languages and Cultures

Frightening thought: local rabbis react to Library and Archives Canada's Nazi archive

Museum of History to return First Nation skulls

British Columbia government deploys first blockchain tool

British Columbia freedom of information law changes suggested as spending scandal unfolds

Ontario Genealogical Society - The Rewards of Genealogical Research Networking Via Facebook

BAnQ et le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec inaugurent une nouvelle œuvre d’art public à BAnQ Vieux-Montréal

BAnQ - Documenter la lutte pour une justice sociale : le fonds Roger Poirier

BAnQ - Une affiche inusitée et un défi de restauration

BAnQ - Arthur Buies : improbable allié du curé Labelle

Association des archivistes du Québec - Découvrez Frédéric Giuliano, trésorier

Want to learn whose Indigenous land you're on? There's an app for that

Ontario Council of University Libraries - Dataverse en français, s'il vous plaît! Scholars Portal launches bilingual Dataverse repository platform

University of Alberta Opening Up Copyright Instructional Modules: an Update

Lakehead University - Canadan Suomalainen Järjestö Finding Aid is Complete!

Unesco Project Launch at University of Victoria for Indigenous Language

Preservation of Indigenous languages vital to understanding cultures: University of Victoria prof

Book donated to University of Victoria reveals forgotten letter from Stephen Hawking

University of British Columbia - Enhanced access to our historical photographs

University of British Columbia Digitizers' Blog - Canadian Pacific Railway hotels in B.C.: Part 2

Western University - Hear Here team turns ear to SoHo memories

McGill University - A family reunion at the Visual Arts Collection

Memories (and memorabilia) for McGill University's next generation

University of Waterloo - Kitchener seances subject of new audio documentary, archives exhibit

University of Waterloo Special Collections and Archives - All the stamps I loved this month

Prof taking University of Regina to court over denied freedom of information request

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Making a phase box for architectural drawings

Beautiful Found Snaps of a Toronto Photo Show in 1961

Les Archives de Montréal mieux sécurisées

Montrealers mark Holocaust Remembrance Day by creating art inspired by survivor's tale

The Montreal heist involving guns, stamps and a sledgehammer

Stuart Wood cultural centre could include Kamloops Museum and Archives (British Columbia)

La Sauvegarde des archives du Festival western de Dolbeau-Mistassini

Acclaimed Toronto film archivist faces child porn charges

Afrique / Africa
Ghana seeks Chinese support for public e-records management

Algérie - Restitution des archives de guerre: les négociations sont très sensibles et complexes

Amériques / Americas
Government Restricts Brazil's Freedom Of Information Law

Library of Congress Needs Volunteers to Digitize its Records

Library of Congress - Omar Ibn Said: Transcribing Documents from the Unique Collection

Library of Congress - Inquiring Minds: Opening a Treasure Chest of Unfinished Stories

Out of the Archives and onto your Screens: Crowdsourcing at the Library of Congress

Data Discovery at National Library of Medicine

Society of American Archivists - More skills, less pain with Library Carpentry

Levels of Preservation Reboot Overview and Update

New Mexico attorney general moves to block the auction of historical documents

Utah Division of Archives and Records Service - General Retention Schedules and you

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - Shared Drive Cleanup Success Story

Eastern Orthodox Church asks Duke University to turn over Byzantine-era manuscripts

Princeton University - Photographing Communities of Color

University of Notre Dame - Klau Center announces project to collect and archive narratives on race

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - We analyzed 16,625 papers to figure out where artificial intelligence is headed next

University of Houston - New Digital Collection: Gulf Coast Archive and Museum Archive

New Winston Churchill archive center opens at Birmingham Southern College

Massive New Database Will Finally Allow us to Identify Enslaved Peoples and their Descendants in the Americas

Is it possible to decolonize the Commons? An interview with Jane Anderson of Local Contexts

The Passamaquoddy Reclaim their Culture through Digital Repatriation

Cherokee nation - Tribal Archives should be fast-tracked

Florida Museum Brings Salvador Dali Back to Life with artificial intelligence

New York Public Library Digital Preservation - Sed it and Forget it: Stream Editing and Metadata Repairs

Can scanning books really reveal if the US is becoming more tolerant?

Sylvia Plath’s new short story was never lost: so why is the media saying it was just discovered?

Responses and Retrospectives: Alexandra Bisio on Tidying up with Marie Kondo, Konmari, and Archival Appraisal

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Library of Australia - Shipshape: convict ship surgeons' journals  

Queensland Government (Australia) Recordkeeping - Watching, watching… always watching

New Zealand - New technology helps decipher historic hand-written documents at national archive

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa restructure risks loss of irreplaceable science expertise: critics

Japan's national archives lets visitors relive announcement of Heisei as era name

Hong Kong - M+ museum acquires Archigram archive for £1.8 million

South Korea - Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive: 1,443 titles including Korean Metal/Stone Rubbings Collection and others newly available

India - Rare footage of Mahatma Gandhi's last journey now available online

India - Archives to be available on demand

India - Kolkata Municipal Corporation unveils online archive of information about Kolkata & its history

Europe / Europa
Digital Single Market: European Union negotiators agree on new rules for sharing of public sector data

Google Is Fined $57 Million, First Major Penalty Under Europe's Data Privacy Law

European Union Commission refers Slovenia to Court over violation of European Central Bank's archives 

Recognition and Enrichment of Archival Documents on the move to READ-COOP

How a Secret Jewish Group Documented Nazi Atrocities in Hopes their Archive Would Scream the Truth at the World

Auschwitz : une lettre écrite en français par un déporté juif chargé de vider les chambres à gaz retrouvée

5,000 Pages of Giuseppe Verdi's Drafts, Long Hidden, Will Be Made Public

Huge Trove of Leaked Russian Documents Is Published by Transparency Advocates

Illuminated Manuscripts Demonstrate that Medieval Borders Were Regularly Crossed

Suisse - Valais: il faut craquer le code Schiner

Scotland - University of St Andrews: Student cracks theologian's baffling religious code

UK National Archives - The Trial of Charles I

British Library - The Favourite and the Marlborough Papers

King's College London - Digital archival programme wins prestigious Digital Resources Prize

Middle Ages Merlin manuscript found in Bristol University library

Royal College of Physicians of London - These grim documents…: physicians responses to Nazi medical war crimes

Is it possible to solve the email problem?

County council announces U-turn over archive budget cuts as Bishop of Worcester criticises plan

The Oldest Surviving Printed Advertisement in English (London, 1477)

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel - In the Shadow of Death: the Revival of the Jerusalem of Lithuania

Lebanon launches pilot project on intangible cultural heritage and education

International Organization for Standardization - Better Building with new International Standards for Building Information Modelling

Preserving Containers: Introducing CiTAR Part 2

Nine Principles for Records Management Best Practices

Modern vs Classic in Place Records Management in Sharepoint

e-Discovery 101 for Records Managers

Eleven tips for anyone starting a photo scanning project

Wanted for Artificial Intelligence: Librarians

What is digital forensics? And how to land a job in this hot field

The Rise and Demise of RSS