Thursday 30 May 2019

Vol. 12, no. 39

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Canada's Digital Charter: Trust in a Digital World

UK Intellectual Property Office - Copyright: Orphan Works Guidance (Updated Version) 

De la communauté / From the community
A (New) Manual of Archive Administration (for Comments)

Rights Statements (traduction française pour commentaires)

Article - Challenging Colonial Spaces: Reconciliation and Decolonizing Work in Canadian Archives

Article - Unsettling the Future by Uncovering the Past: Decolonizing Academic Libraries and Librarianship

Article - Producing Historical Knowledge on Wikipedia

Archivaria, no. 87 (2019)

International Journal on Digital Libraries, vol. 20, no. 2 (2019)

Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, vol. 31, no. 1 (2019)

Revue française en sciences de l’information et de la communication, no. 16 (2019)

California Originals: a Quarterly Newsletter of California State Archives, vol. 7, no. 1 (2019)

Telling our Stories: Newsletter of the South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta), vol. 10, no. 3 (2019)

Book - Navigating Ireland's Theatre Archive: Theory, Practice, Performance

Book - The Sleeping Giant Awakens: Genocide, Indian Residential Schools, and the Challenge of Conciliation

Book - Prince of the Press: how One Collector Built History's Most Enduring and Remarkable Jewish Library

Book - Book Collecting Now: the Value of Print in a Digital Age

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

Book - The Digital Plenitude: the Decline of Elite Culture and the Rise of New Media

Book - Landing a Library Job

Book - Yoga and Meditation at the Library: a Practical Guide for Librarians

Book - The Practice of Crowdsourcing

Book - Cultural Archives of Atrocity: Essays on the Protest Tradition in Kenyan Literature, Culture and Society

Book - The Personalization of the Museum Visit: Art Museums, Discourse, and Visitors

Novel - The Archive of Alternate Endings: Stories  

Livre - Regards sur les archives d'écrivains francophones au Canada

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Genocide, Residential Schools and the Challenge of [Re]Conciliation
June 6, 2019, Vancouver

Le web sémantique au Québec
6 juin 2019, Montréal

Association of Canadian Archivists @ University of British Columbia 12th Annual Seminar and Symposium
February 13-14, 2020, Vancouver

eCourse - Futureproof: Practical Digitisation Skills
October 15 - November 4, 2019

Colloque annuel des humanités numériques francophones
12 au 14 mai 2020, Bordeaux (France)

Archives Association of Ontario 2019 Annual Conference (Presentations Available)
May 8-10, 2019, Belleville

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast - UFOs at LAC: the Falcon Lake Incident - Part 2

Baladodiffusion - L'accès aux collections : entretient avec Guy Berthiaume, Bibliothécaire et Archiviste du Canada

BAnQ - Wiki sur les laboratoires de création en bibliothèques

Video - Winnipeg General Strike at the Archives of Manitoba

LawBytes Podcast - Digital Charter or Chart: a Conversation with Teresa Scassa on the Canada Digital Charter

NARA Video - Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow

Video - Numériser nos archives : l'histoire à l'heure du numérique

Video - Introducing ROR: the Research Organization Registry

Video - Purposeful Space Design for Libraries

Survey on Using Born-Digital Archival Materials

Slides - Open Journals in the Classroom: Leveraging the Power of Social Learning through Course-Based, Online, Open Access Journals

Slides - From Web Data to Knowledge: on the Complementarity of Human and Artificial Intelligence

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Does Canada's copyright exception for education use but their educational publishers at risk? 

Minister Rodriguez Announces Appointment of Ms. Leslie Weir as Librarian and Archivist of Canada

Library and Archives Canada - What's new in the collection: the spring 2019 edition is out

Library and Archives Canada signs a collaborative agreement with Université de Sherbrooke 

Library and Archives Canada - Join us in celebrating our 1,000th blog post

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick - New Brunswick Great War Project

Manitoba celebrates 100 years of preserving local publications

Ontario eliminates Indigenous Culture Fund as government cuts millions of dollars in arts funding

Talks continue to revive inter-library loans in southern Ontario 

British Columbia Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums Symposium 2019

Prince Edward Island Hospital - Digging up the past, opening a time capsule

BAnQ - Lancement du programme Soutien au traitement des archives 2019-2020

BAnQ - 607 documents anciens à découvrir sur Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade

University of Winnipeg Two-Spirit Archives a first in Canada

University of Lethbridge - Elders, researchers put Blackfoot artifacts in new light with 3-D technology

University of Calgary - Construction begins on Glenbow Western Research Centre in the Taylor Family Digital Library

A window to the past: check out these archival photos from over a century of University of Toronto convocations

University of British Columbia - Launching Association of University and College Employees (AUCE) Fonds

University of British Columbia Graduation in Open Collections

Memorial University department is country's only comprehensive Anglophone folklore program

McGill University - Isabella McLennan & McLennan Travelling Libraries

Centre d'études acadiennes - Les trésors cachés d'Antonine Maillet

Centre d'archives de la grande zone argileuse - Des documents photographiques variés

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Passport to Man and His World: Expo '67 and the Christian Pavilion

Toronto Public Library - How to Find Old Pictures of Ontario Online

Newest Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) exhibit explores neighbourhoods of Lethbridge

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - Renaming the Past, Reclaiming their Stories: Indigenous Records at the South Peace Regional Archives

Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives (Ontario) - The Archivist as detective: the use of diplomatics in a municipal archive

Lambton (Ontario) archives gets boost with reporter's extensive scrapbook

Decluttering writer makes Lambton archivist's day

La Société d'histoire de la Haute-Yamaska se tourne vers le numérique

Centre d'archives régional des Îles-de-la-Madeleine - Achille Hubert : 1937-2019

Household names: archivists take on task of identifying women who captured Newfoundland folklore

Yucho Chow's Vancouver

Iqaluit meeting explores how intellectual property can include Indigenous knowledge, expression

A voice to confront: one woman's journey to decolonize archeology

La promotion des services de gestion documentaire en entreprise

In Ontario, a Quest to Rediscover the Work of a Groundbreaking 19th-Century Botanist

Rare war medals can fetch $150K or more, but do your research before selling, expert says

Afrique / Africa
Nigerian Army Set to Launch E-Records

Idi Amin's never-seen-before photographs displayed at Uganda Museum

Vers la modernisation des infrastructures archivistiques au Cameroun. Le ministre de la culture rassure

Amériques / Americas
How will Obama be remembered? A massive new oral history project will help shape his legacy

National Guard soldier charged and banned from National Archives over taking of WWII dog tags

Library of Congress - In the Library's Web Archives: Totally Tabular Data

Library of Congress - Clara Barton: a Memorial Day Story

Preserving Pennsylvania's oldest historical documents

A Vision of (In)Justice: Harvard Archives Bear a Strange Fruit

Doane University punishes librarian for publicizing 93-year-old blackface incident

Memorial day: Vietnam veterans' oral history preservation project

Archivists on the Issues: Rare & Ephemeral: a snapshot of full-time New England archives jobs, 2018-2019

Archivists on the Issues: Building a Community of Loners

Connecticut - A French and Indian War battle inside the walls of an old home

Great Escape WWII Prison Diary Goes to Auction

End of Year Steering Share: Thoughts on the Archival Job Market

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Library of Australia - Decolonising Historical Maps

Australia - Cultures of secrecy and transparent archives?

University of Sydney in Australia Seeks Crowdfunding for Gandhari Buddhist Texts

Archives New Zealand - Digitisation of Samoan land records

Controversial fake news law passed in Singapore

The Korean Film Archive: a free, subtitled source for hundreds of classic Korean movies

Europe / Europa
Que s'est-il passé en un an de règlement général sur la protection des données, la loi censée protéger vos données ?

Poland challenges European union copyright reforms in court over censorship fears

RomArchive project winner of the Creative Europe Reasearch Award

New discoveries in KGB archives show a Kyiv agent sold documents to North Korean spies for money, cameras, and ginseng

Slovenian, Croatian archives to launch Wine at Border project

Hungary - Update on the situation of the Lukács Archives

Inside the secret Norwegian vault protecting humanity's vital documents

The Passive-Aggressive Fight Over Luis Barragan's Archive Hits the Big Screen in "The Proposal"

Le film de patrimoine, un nouveau marché ?

@docs, le nouvel outil développé par France Archives

France - More grief for Aristophil investors as French government seizes hundreds of documents

France - Calames, un outil de valorisation des archives de chercheurs

France - Les faux chercheurs volaient des cartes géographiques anciennes

Ireland - Supreme Court overturns decision in relation to Shine documents

UK National Archives - Cold War on File: a new resource for students 

UK National Archives - A world of wine and taxes

Blockchain Project for UK National Archives Reports Successful Trial for Audio-Visual Content

British Library - An introduction to intellectual property (IP)

British Library - How to name a mummy

Victorians in pictures: British Film Institute digitises archive of over 500 early silent films

Christopher Lee's photographic archive donation to the British Film Institute National Archive

British Museum must recognise its own powers in matters of restitution

British Airways opens centenary archive collection to celebrate its 100-year history

BBC - What's in an (oral history) archive?

University of London Digital Ecosystem: a collaborative approach to preservation and access

University of Surrey - Archangel: Securing our National Archives with Artificial Intelligence and blockchain

University of Bristol - European election leaflets wanted for archive of political material

UK show revives lost work of photographer who fled Nazis

Manchester arena attack: archive of tributes amazing to see

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Lebanon - Arab photography archive releases 22,000 historic images online

Israel - Mossad team that swiped Iranian nuclear archive to get defense prize

Document hunters smuggled hundreds of thousands of government files out of Syria. Here's how they did it

Tunisie - Une copie des archives de l'Instance vérité et dignité aurait été cachée par Sihem Ben Sedrine

United Nations - Digitization Update: World Social Situation

DROID report as basis for collection integrity checks

How to anonymise/pseudonymise your open data in R

Metadata Pros and Cons in Modern SharePoint

Should we be archiving our digital lives? and how?

Three Technology Solutions Universities Can Use to Upgrade their Libraries

The WARC file format celebrates its 10th anniversary

Before Netscape: the forgotten Web browsers of the early 1990s

Who really owns the past? Cultural heritage is an ideal imposed from above. It's time to listen to what communities value about their own histories

Mona Lisa frown: Machine learning brings old paintings and photos to life