Thursday 26 September 2019

Vol. 13, no. 4

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Supreme Court of Canada - Keatley Surveying Ltd. v. Teranet Inc. (Crown Copyright)

Ministère de la culture (France) - Ouverture des données publiques culturelles : guide pratique

NARA - Federal Agency Records Management 2018 Annual Report

NARA - Department of the Air Force Records Management Program Inspection Report 

NARA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Research and Development Records Management Inspection Report

NARA - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Research and Development Records Management Inspection Report 

De la communauté / From the community
Labour Market Information Study of Canada's Cultural Workforce

OCLC - The US and Canadian Collective Print Book Collection: a 2019 Snapshot 

Society of American Archivists - Guidelines for Standardized Holdings Counts and Measures for Archival Repositories and Special Collections Libraries

Digital Public Library of America - Strategic Roadmap, 2019-2022

Accelerating Scholarly Communication: the Transformative Role of Preprints

Article - #MeToo in Sweden: Museum Collections, Digital Archiving and Hashtag Visuality

Article - Computational Intelligence to Aid Text File Format Identification

La Gazette des archives, no 255 (2019)

Journal of the South African Society of Archivists, vol. 52 (2019)

The Library, vol. 20. no. 3 (2019)

The Indexer: the International Journal of Indexing, vol. 37, no. 3 (2019)

Mémoire d'avenir : le journal des Archives nationales de France, no 36 (2019)

National Library of Wales - Welsh Political Archives Newsletter, no. 50 (2019)

Book - Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past

Book - Unbecoming Nationalism: from Commemoration to Redress in Canada

Book - Films for the Colonies: Cinema and the Preservation of the British Empire

Book - Beyond Market Value: a Memoir of Book Collecting and the World of Venture Capital

Book - Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern

Book - Elvis through the Ages: Images from the Hollywood Photo Archive

Book - Japan Triumphant: the Far East Campaign: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

Book - The Intelligent Organisation: Driving Systemic Change with Information (Second Edition)

Book - Music, Memory, Nostalgia and Trauma in European Cinema after the Second World War

Book - Heritage and the Cultural Struggle for Palestine

Book - Playing with the Past: Exploring Values in Heritage Practice

Book - Big Data: a Beginner's Introduction

Book - Winisis Effective Tool for Digitization: Digital Storage & Retrieval of Documents using Winisis

Livre - Les collabos : 13 portraits d'après les archives des services secrets de Vichy, des RG et de l'épuration

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Webinar - How to Create Inclusive and Accessible Open Educational Resources
October 14, 2019

Access + Care: Indigenous Knowledges and Archival Practice
October 23, 2019, Toronto (and Webcast)

Webinar - Islandora 8 and Research Data Management at University of Prince Edward Island
November 7, 2019

Atlantic Canada Oral History Symposium
November 22-23, 2019, Charlottetown

Dans un monde d'hommes : femmes, archives et histoire de l'imprimé au Québec
Entre le 2 et 8 mai 2020, Sherbrooke

Association for Recorded Sound Collections 54th Annual Conference
May 20-23, 2020, Montreal

Massive Open Online Course - Data Journalism and Visualization with Free Tools
October 14 - November 24, 2019 

Webinar Series - Open GLAM now
November 4 - December 11, 2019

Information and Records Management Society Annual Conference
May 2020, 17-19, 2020, Birmingham (UK)

Sur le web / On the web
Video - Recovering '90s Data Tapes: Experiences from the National Library of the Netherlands Web Archaeology Project

Online Exhibit - Peacekeeping Records and History at the United Nations Archives

British Library - New Online Learning Resource: Discovering Sacred Texts

Society of American Archivists - Season Two of Archives in Context Podcast

UK National Archives Podcast - Lawrence of Arabia and beyond

Podcast - Andrew Kovacs on Archive of Affinities and Postmodernism

Slides - Reclaiming Place: Community History at the Shingwauk Site

Slides - Operationalising Artificial Intelligence at a National Library

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

A Broad and Liberal Interpretation: the Supreme Court of Canada Expands Copyright Users' Rights

Citizens can't be sued for filing access to information requests, court rules

Europeans have a right to be forgotten online. Should Canadians?

Library and Archives Canada - Co-Lab update

Bringing Archives to the Communities they Serve: Three Takes from the Association of Canadian Archivists conference

Royal Saskatchewan Museum's Indigenous programming set to grow

BAnQ - Touchante missive d'un veuf éploré

Message concernant la revitalisation du Réseau des services d'archives du Québec

ArQuives: Canada's LGBTQ2+ Archives - The Pussy Palace Raid: a Brief Herstory

Scholars Portal - Introducing the Data Curation Tool

OurDigitalWorld - Announcing the Abolitionists Collection

Algoma University - New digital access to archived residential school records

University of British Columbia Digitizer's Blog - Salmon in Open Collections

McGill University - Celebrating 65 years of the Beatty Lecture

Mourning Robert Blackburn, University of Toronto's pioneering former Chief Librarian, 1919-2019

Inside Western University's enormous archives

Western University - Grad class photos available through new Digital Photo Archive

Memorial University - Uncovering the past

Mennonite Archives of Ontario Symbolic Closure in Support of the Global Climate Strike

Audio tour opens ears to Holocaust survivors' stories in Montreal

How Montreal's Museum of Fine Arts has attracted a broader visitor base

Vancouver - Shaughnessy Elementary uncovers 100-year-old time capsule

British Columbia - Mission Community Archives: your cultural hub for 30 years

Revelstoke (British Columbia) - Library launches new Indigenous collection

Kamloops Museum and Archives talk will focus on 19th-century Montreal photographer

New Guelph exhibit reveals history of eugenics education in Ontario

Advisory group formed to weigh new funding plans for Almonte's Naismith museum (Ontario)

Incredibly rare, centuries-old book on insects returns to Newfoundland

A perfect storm of poetry, struggle and library science by Hamilton poet/librarian Paul Lisson

Negotiating the Personal: Working with the Diaries of Ida Martin

Comment gérer ses archives familiales

Gestionnaires : trois clés pour donner du sens au travail de votre équipe

Accession, Arrange, Take Action! Archivists and Climate Change

Respect (Family historians and Archivists)

Subjectivity and Objectivity: Photography, Family, and the Historian

Afrique / Africa
Archives nationales : le Cameroun sous protectorat allemand numérisé

Ghana's copyright law for folklore hampers cultural growth

South Africa - Copyright Bill: Saving our cultural heritage

University of Cape Town - The Jewish Digital Archive project
Amériques / Americas
International Council on Archives - Solidarity with Caribbean Archivists after Hurricane Dorian

NARA - Digitized Records in the National Archives Catalog: How Do they Get There?

NARA - The First Amendments to the U.S. Constitution

NARA - Chewing Gum in WWI (Photos)

NARA - Propaganda, Politics, and the Personification of Franklin D. Roosevelt: the Uncle Sam Poster Controversy

NARA - Spotlight: Elephants in the Archive, Eek

Library of Congress - Freud's Last Days in Vienna as Nazis Approached

National Library of Medicine - Biomedical Discovery through Sequence Read Archive and the Cloud

CIA unveils Cold War spy-pigeon missions

National Security Archive: the Vela Flash: Forty Years Ago

The long night: Project Van Winkle comes to an end

State Archives of North Carolina - Appraisal 101: Historical Value and Statewide Significance

Yale University - New Fortunoff Archive podcast shares stories of Holocaust survivors

Tulane University - Newcomb Archives now accessible online through Digital Repository

University of South Florida - A digital archaeologist helps inaccessible collections be seen

Sequoyah National Research Center preserving Native documents

Internet Archive and Center for Open Science Collaborate to Preserve Open Science Data

Boston's Archdiocese expands effort to digitize archives

Forgotten Treasures: New York Police Department Unearths Over 100 Years of Photos Documenting New York City History

The historical profession's greatest modern scandal, two decades later

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - National Film and Sound Archive to start collecting video games, launches Game Masters

Conserving Australia's Cultural Record

The new tools that will help return Indigenous ancestral remains to Australia

Pass it on: preserving Indigenous languages

Archival decolonist - Your neutral is not our neutral

Archival decolonist - Engaging with the Uncomfortable

Archival decolonist - Diversity means Disruption

Taiwan - Transitional Justice database launch to happen this year

Mormons turn over four centuries of digitized Philippine Catholic records to Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines

India - Over three crore (thirty million) pages digitised by National Mission for manuscripts

India - Pandit Ravi Shankar's memorabilia found in Mumbai scrap shop

Europe / Europa
Google wins right-to-be forgotten fight with France

Europe's right to be forgotten shows legislators what not to do

IFLA - Right to Information Recognised in New European Court Rulings

Europeana - Taming the rivers: log driving in Sweden and Finland

Recognition and Enrichment of Archival Documents - Printed vs. handwritten text lines: automatically separated

Poland - Hiding place of priceless Warsaw Ghetto chronicle to be marked by memorial

Czech National Museum Searching for Early Czech Sound Recordings in US

Belarus', Russia's archive agencies to exchange experience in Vitebsk

Archivists to publish collection of documents on Belarusian, Russian history

Director Sergei Loznitsa on digging through Soviet archives and the challenge of dissecting the past

Armenian National Archive, Shoah Memorial of Paris to conduct studies for genocide prevention

Venise veut stopper le projet européen Venice Time Machine

Give me all my data Facebook: Interview with professor Ruben Verborgh

Deep (Hi)storytelling

La France va déclassifier des archives secrètes sur la guerre d'Algérie

Sur YouTube, l'Institut national de l'audiovisuel transforme ses archives vidéos en or

Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (France) - Deux nouvelles formations expertes autour de la gestion documentaire

Des lettres de Marcel Proust dispersées aux enchères

Woman discovers Renaissance masterpiece in her kitchen

Vast archive of early Irish history digitised and put online

Ireland - Personal archive of adviser to Michael Collins donated to Cork City

Explore Innergourie, Meffen and Scoun on new interactive Scots language map

Map of Scots women accused of witchcraft published for first time

UK National Archives - Latest MI5 files released

Confession of British spy for the Soviets made public for first time

British Library - Finding zines on climate change

The digital challenge: are National Health Service organisations on track to meet paperless goals?

Centuries-old mystery filofax returned to New Forest church

The love letters returned after 70 years thanks to Facebook romantics

My Favourite Tools: Bethia Varik, paper conservator, National Maritime Museum

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Archives of United Arab Emirates launches Bachelor programme in Records Management and Archival Science

National Library of Israel - Gandhi's 1939 Rosh Hashanah Greeting to the Jewish People

National Library of Israel - The Strange Connection Between a Medieval Shopping List and a Divorce Contract

National Library of Israel - The Simple Grain that Saved the State of Israel from Starvation

Hebrew University manuscripts offer insights into scientist

Bahrein - How Awal Centre for Studies and Documentation Designs Archives in the 21st Century

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives Research Archives Section Launches Welcome to our Archives Project

A great loss: Louis Joinet (1934 - 2019)

Maintaining Sustainable Archival Collections

There's one crucial way tape still trounces SSDs and hard drives when it comes to storage

Email Encryption and Email Archiving: how Can the Two Be Combined?

Digital Assistants Could Learn a Lot From Reference Librarians

Libraries and climate change

Forget metadata, artificial intelligence will eventually be the perfect way to search footage

A Database of 100,000 Artificial Intelligence Generated Faces Is Changing the Way we Think about Stock Photos

Mondo Museum is a museum management game with Sims-like building tools