Thursday 25 July 2019

Vol. 12, no. 47

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
National Archives of Australia - Administrative Functions Disposal Authority Express Version 2

List of Exhibitions Organised by National Archives of India (1973-2019)  

UK National Archives - Annual Report and Accounts 2018-2019 

British Library - Annual Report and Accounts 2018 to 2019

Public Record Office Victoria (Australia) - Retention and Disposal Authority for Records of Environment Protection Functions (Draft for Comments)

Public Record Office Victoria (Australia) - Retention and Disposal Authority for Records of Organisational Response to Child Sexual Abuse Incidents and Allegations 

De la communauté / From the community
Confederation of Open Access Repositories - Resource Type Vocabulary (Version 2)

Association of Research Libraries - The Law and Accessible Texts: Reconciling Civil Rights and Copyrights

Laboratoire de cyberjustice - Inventaire de bonnes pratiques en vue de la mise en place de systèmes algorithmiques dans les organisations fournissant des services aux citoyens

Article - Digitization and the Future of Natural History Collections

Archives and Records: the Journal of the Archives and Records Association, vol. 40, no. 2 (2019)

Fontes Artis Musicae: the Journal of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres, vol. 66, no. 2 (2019)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 38, no. 4 (2019)

Archives Association Of Ontario - Off the Record, vol. 35, no. 3 (2019)

The Burlington Historical Society (Ontario) Gazette, vol. 15, no. 6 (2019)

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Giving Life to the Truth: Indigenous Art as a Pathway to Archival Decolonization

Book - Reappraisal and Deaccessioning in Archives and Special Collections

Book - The Contemporary Poetry Archive: Essays and Interventions

Book - Trail of Footprints: a History of Indigenous Maps from Viceregal Mexico

Book - Data and Information: Organization and Access

Book - Educating Librarians in the Contemporary University: an Essay on iSchools and Emancipatory Resilience in Library and Information Science

Book - Museum Development in China: Understanding the Building Boom

Book - Nearby History: Exploring the Past Around you (Fourth Edition)

Book - Qur'an Quotations Preserved on Papyrus Documents, 7th-10th Centuries

Book - The End of Forgetting: Growing up with Social Media

Book - Ornament as Argument: Textile Pages and Textile Metaphors in Early Medieval Manuscripts 

Book - Interpreting MS Digby 86: a Trilingual Book from Thirteenth-Century Worcestershire

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Sedona Conference Data Security and Privacy Liability Working Group Midyear Meeting 2019
September 18-19, 2019, Montreal

Canadian Data Curation Forum
October 16-18, 2019, Hamilton 

2019 Canadian Library Assessment Workshop
October 22-24, 2019, Windsor

Online Course - IBM Data Science Professional Certificate
Starting July 25, 2019

Indigenous Archives and Public History
July 31, 3019, Philadelphia

Grey Literature: Scholarly Communication in a Digital World
August 23, 2019, National Library of Greece

Webinar - A Field Guide to Digital Preservation
October 16, 2019

Imagined Pasts: Colonialism, Photography, and Archives
November 4-5, 2019, Lisbon (Portugal)

Congrès de l'Association des archivistes du Québec (actes disponibles)
5-7 juin 2019, Gatineau

Sur le web / On the web
McGill University - Survey: Perceptions of Librarians on Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Assistants

League of Nations: Total Digital Access Project

Video - Why Open Society Archives? Research in the Archives: a Visual History of a Hungarian Farmer Family 

Slides - Software Heritage: Collecting, Preserving and Sharing all the Source Code

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada - Judith-Pauline White, Nunatsiavut photographer

Library and Archives Canada Co-Lab Update

Government of Canada announces design of Parks Canada's new home for 25 million artifacts 

Secret spy file on Pierre Trudeau was almost spared from destruction: memo

2019 State of Canadian UX Survey

An Email from the Premier of Ontario in response to the Archives Association of Ontario's letter

Quatre projets francophones (un sur les archives) se partagent 250 000 $ du gouvernement de la Colombie-Britannique

BAnQ - Le photographe Michel Dompierre fait don du travail de toute une vie 

Le passé de 40 millions de Canadiens en voie d'être décrypté par des étudiants de l'Université de Montréal

Université Sainte-Anne - Mise en valeur du patrimoine culturel et historique des Acadiennes et Acadiens de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Western University - Linguistics notebook journeys to Australian exhibit

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Invests in Two New McGill Library Research Projects

University of British Columbia Digitizer's Blog - Streets in Downtown Vancouver

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - What Do a Peanut, a President, and a Prince Have in Common?

Ontario Jewish Archives - Preserving the Koffler Legacy

Ottawa Jewish Archives - The Typewriter Mystery

Archives de Montréal - Les astronautes d'Apollo 11 à Montréal en 1969

Toronto - Archives of pioneering jewish gay activist on display

Revelstoke Museum and Archives (British Columbia) receives $8,000 grant

Archives delegation to address North Battleford (Saskatchewan) City Hall in September

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - Soldier Spotlight: Clement Jim Mead

Centre d'archives régional des Îles-de-la-Madeleine - Mes Îles, ses buttes, ses chemins, son histoire...

Beauce - Cinq projets de la région (dont un pour les archives) se partageront 600 000$

Restoration of 18th-century choir book in Abenaki language may help revitalization efforts

Robinson settlement of Peterborough was the end of an experiment (by Elwood H. Jones, archivist, Trent Valley Archives, Ontario)

Eureka: Canadian helps restore audio from Apollo 11 mission control

Escape rooms, binoculars, Wi-fi hotspots: how library services are changing with the times

FBI tracked armed and dangerous FLQ leader Paul Rose, documents reveal

Too many left-wingers: Mounties' scouting report on Soviet hockey players in 1957

Luck in the Archives: how One File Shaped my Dissertation

Que font les archivistes en vacances?

Afrique / Africa
Rwanda - Opening the liberation archives would inspire the youth

Liberia - Government Expresses Strong Support for Universal Access to Information

Sécurité des archives nationales au Mali : la mémoire de l'État se consume

Tunisie - Le Parlement se dote d'un espace de préservation des archives parlementaires numériques

Indépendance du Cameroun : la France ouvre les archives

Amériques / Americas
Argentina - Rescued twice: the archive that survived the Holocaust and the AMIA attack

Library of Congress - Papers of President James Garfield Now Online

Library of Congress - Apollo 11 and the Copyright Connection

Library of Congress - Next Steps in the Music Modernization Act

Library of Congress - Taking Note on the Digital Strategy Roundtable

Library of Congress - Charles Manson and “Once Upon a Time….in Hollywood”

The Case Act: the Road to Copyright Trolling is Paved with Good Intentions 

National Library of Medicine - The Power of 10: Women Leaders of National Institutes of Health

American Archive of Public Broadcasting - 1969 in Public Media: Broadcasting a Tumultuous Time

CIA archives contain the Air Force's Secret sales pitch for getting stationed at Area 51

The Diaries Left Behind by Confederate Soldiers Reveal the True Role of Enslaved Labor at Gettysburg

University of Virginia begins project to identify, contact descendants of slaves

University of Cincinnati - History of the Indian Tribes of North America, an extraordinary historical heritage

Houston Blues Museum Archives Find Home at Rice University

Experts Say Emotion Recognition Lacks Scientific Foundation

The Theory and Craft of Digital Preservation: an Interview with Trevor Owens

The Women Fighting To Preserve Lesbian Herstory

Found: 15 Wallets From the 1940s, Stolen and Stashed Behind a Bathroom Wall

First Autograph Manuscript Written on the Moon Fetches $225,000 

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia may not survive unless funding doubles, warns council

The National Archives of Australia, Whitlam and the Queen: Manipulating history

Queensland State Archives (Australia) - The Mountain Flora Project 

Doubts about Archives New Zealand's future 

Sensitive personal state ward details open to all in Archives New Zealand blunder

National Library of New Zealand - New Zealand Cartoon and Comics Archive

The National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan Center of Preservation National Documentary and World Scientific Heritage

Myanmar - Public access to info: Planned archives law alarms civil society

China - Palace Museum unveils digital products for cultural promotion

No documents found in Russian archives on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, says Centre

Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar part of National Film Archive of India

Europe / Europa
L'histoire de la Hongrie retracée sur un site participatif d'archives photo

Germany: Do Not Remember Me: the Right to Be Forgotten & General Data Protection Regulation

We can be proud: France becomes first country to adopt European Union copyright reform

France Archives - Un petit pas pour l'homme, un grand bond pour l'humanité : la conquête de la Lune à travers les archives

Bruno Ricard nommé à la direction des Archives nationales de France

How does it feel to be an intern at the National Library of Scotland?

UK National Archives - To the Moon and back: an epic voyage of discovery

UK National Archives - From Cardiff to the Caribbean: the 1919 Race Riots

African cosmologies in the British Library's collections

British Library - Decorating the East India Company's records

Margaret Thatcher's personally owned bible and hymn book to be auctioned

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Can Israel conceal War Crimes by Emptying its Archives?

Israeli Art Student Creates Online Archive of Looted Palestinian Objects from War of Independence

Israel didn't Aim to Distort History by Concealing Nakba Files, Former Defense Official Says 

United Arab Emirates - Preserving our national heritage of utmost importance: Maryam bint Mohamed

The Arabian Gulf Digital Archive is a window into the United Arab Emirates rich past

Saudi Arabia - Ministry of Culture launches first national competition to document Saudi industrial heritage

Ten Years on: some Myths Debunked about the Artist FKA the Digital Preservation Coalition Leadership Programme

Managing Expectations for Archival Projects

#beyondDH: the sudden but consequential rise of the Computational Humanities

To decolonise the heritage sector, we must first decolonise our minds

Context is key: how journalists and historians can work together to help audiences understand the news

The unlikely cassette comeback isn't over yet: sales are up in 2019

Enhancing Services to Preserve New Forms of Scholarship