Thursday 27 February 2020

Vol. 13, no. 26

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library and Archives Canada - 2018-2019 Departmental Results Report

Archives New Zealand - Updated Instruction to Local Authorities and Best Practice Guidance on Digital Storage and Preservation

UK National Archives - Information Management Assessment: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

NARA - Senior Agency Official for Records Management 2019 Annual Report: Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation + Trade and Development Agency

Office of the Australian Information Commissioner - Consumer Data Right Privacy Safeguard Guidelines

De la communauté / From the community
Fédération des milieux documentaires - Rapport annuel 2019

Traduction en français des Niveaux de préservation numérique

Religious Archives Group - Guidance for Religious Communities

OCLC - Public Libraries Respond to the Opioid Crisis with their Communities

Paper - Effects of Copyrights on Science: Evidence from the WWII Book Republication Program

International Journal of Information Management, vol. 51 (2020)

International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing, vol. 14, no. 1-2 (2020)

Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 13,  no. 4 (2019)

Les Cahiers du numérique, vol. 15, no 3 (2019)

The Halcyon: the Newsletter of the Friends of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library (University of Toronto), no. 64 (2019)

Archives News: a publication of the City of Richmond Archives (British Columbia), vol. 25, no. 1 (2020)

Telling our Stories: Newsletter of the South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta), vol. 11, no. 2 (2020)

Xavier University of Louisiana - Digital Archives Newsletter, vol. 1, no. 1 (2020)

Thèse de doctorat (Université d'Angers) - Archives, archivistique et logiques d’usage dans les territoires issus de la colonie de Madagascar de 1946 à nos jours

Book - Defining a Discipline: Archival Research and Practice in the 21st Century: Essays in Honor of Richard J. Cox

Book - Archival Historiography in Jewish Antiquity

Book - Fakes, Forgeries, and Frauds

Book - Reproducing Refugees: Photographia of a Crisis

Book - The Information Literacy Framework: Case Studies of Successful Implementation

Book - Cursive Script Text Recognition in Natural Scene Images: Arabic Text Complexities

Book - Lucien Herr: Socialist Librarian of the French Third Republic

Book - Secrets and Spies: UK Intelligence Accountability after Iraq and Snowden

Book - Behavioral Competencies of Digital Professionals: Understanding the Role of Emotional Intelligence

Book - The Hacker and the State: Cyber Attacks and the New Normal of Geopolitics

Book - Blockchain and Trustworthy Systems

Livre - Quand les artistes dessinaient les cartes : vues et figures de l'espace français Moyen âge et Renaissance

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Literary Scholarship and Archival Research
March 4, 2020, Toronto

Webinar - Update from Coalition Publica on its Efforts to Increase Visibility and Sustainability of Canadian Journals
March 12, 2020

Archives provinciales de l'Alberta - Rendez-vous de la Francophonie
23 mars 2020, Edmonton

Research Data Training Camp
March 23-26, 2020, York University

Assemblée générale annuelle 2020 du Centre régional d’archives de l'Outaouais
25 mars 2020, Gatineau

Legal Text Analysis using Artificial Intelligence
March 25, 2020, Montreal

Regroupement des archivistes religieux -  Assemblée générale annuelle 2020
24 avril 2020, Trois-Rivières

Canadian Research Software Conference
May 28-29, 2020, Montreal

Digital Research in Native American, Indigenous, and First Nations Studies around the Globe
July 21, 2020, Ottawa

Webinar - Exploring Electronic Information in Criminal Investigations
March 5, 2020

Free Webcast - Salary Negotiation for Archivists
April 28, 2020

Exploring Blockchain and the Cultural Sector
October 16, 2020, Manchester (UK)

State Archives and Records of New South Wales Webinar - Records of the Higher Courts
November 24, 2020

Sur le web / On the web
LawBytes Podcast - Copyright Term Extension is a Tax on Consumers: Paul Heald on what Extending Copyright Term Could Mean for Canada

Library and Archives Canada Video - The Millennial Shift in the Library Workforce

Still Speaking: a Radio Show Created by Conrad Stoesz, the Archivist at the Mennonite Heritage Archives

Video - African Canadian History: an Untold Story

Ottawa Historical Association Video - Digital History and the Gay Liberation Movement

D'archive Podcast - Scraping at the Past

MyHeritage in Color: Colorize your Black and White Photos Automatically

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Comments on the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada Consultation on Artificial Intelligence

Russian spy case documents missing or destroyed, Canada's info watchdog finds

Library and Archives Canada - What's new in the collection: the winter 2020 edition

Library and Archives Canada - Canada in Colour

Library and Archives Canada - The Freedom to Read

Finding the Case Files: Using Library and Archives Canada and Héritage to find Japanese Canadian genealogical documents

Time Travel: the Portal from Library and Archives Canada

Reconciliation plays out in real time at Regina's Royal Canadian Mounted Police museum

New Brunswick Provincial Archives inherits decades of Fredericton's history

Nova Scotia Archives - Looking Back, Moving Forward: Documenting the Heritage of African Nova Scotians

Ontario archives looking to add items to reflect the province's diverse communities

Ontario - Ford government going to court to keep ministers' mandate letters secret

Déterrer l'histoire des Afro-Albertains, une archive à la fois

Saskatchewan Genealogical Society advocates for access to vital records with letter-writing campaign

BAnQ - La communauté finlandaise de Rouyn-Noranda

BAnQ - Les sources disparues de l'Arctique de Mercator

Kelowna Capital News donates archives to University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus

University of British Columbia - Explore Open Collections: Association of University and College Employees (AUCE) fonds

Simon Fraser University - Meet the professor engineering the Archives of Lesbian Oral Testimony, Elise Chenier

The University of Manitoba's archive of the paranormal just became a little more extraordinary

University of Toronto - Digitally preserving "The Greatest Freedom Show on Earth"

McGill University Library - What is this?!

Quebec - Anonymous no more: combining genetics with genealogy to identify the dead in unmarked graves

Le point sur la préservation de la mémoire de la ville de Winnipeg

Toronto Public Library - Ontario's Tuberculosis Sanatoriums, 1897-1960

Musée huron-wendat de Wendake : coup de pouce pour la relève archivistique

World War One Manitoulin Island (Ontario) hero's medals and papers found for sale on eBay, repatriation efforts begin

Durham Region Area Archives Group (Ontario) - Who Was John Baker?

North Bay (Ontario) picks up an honourable mention in government secrecy awards

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) - The Sawdust Fusiliers: Veterans of the Canadian Forestry Corps

Archaeologists create digital blueprints of historic sites on Yukon's Herschel Island

Winnipegger tries to solve mystery of wartime postcards by finding family

Work at protecting the true facts, archivist urges

Archives et mémoire

Five Questions with Iain Sinclair, Knowledge Manager, Stewart McKelvey

Les archivistes, fidèles gardiens du passé

Technologies de l'information : les archivistes médicaux collaborent avec le gouvernement

Afrique / Africa
Communiqué d'Archivistes sans frontières-France : saccage des archives de l'Organisation pour la mise en valeur du fleuve Sénégal

The South African History Archive Trust v The South African Reserve Bank and Others

Amériques / Americas
Peru recovers priceless Inca manuscript stolen during occupation

NARA - Digital Transformation: Exploring Artificial Intelligence

NARA - Appraising FBI Records in New York City and Los Angeles, 1981: a Personal Diary

NARA - Now Playing: Historical Films of the U.S. Army Signal Corps

NARA - Fire Up the Horses and Let 'em Run! Early Representations of Horsepower from RG 241: Restored Patents

National Archives' Emails Show Little Debate Over Altering Photo of Women's March

Closing Seattle's National Archives is a paper genocide for some Natives

Expert: It would take hundreds of years to digitize records at Seattle National Archives

Now Available: The U.S. National Archives Just Digitized Hundreds of Hours of WWI Film

New Collaboration between Library of Congress Labs, British Library, and the Zooniverse

Library of Congress - Free to Use and Reuse: Movie Magic

Library of Congress - Truth is mighty and will prevail: Ida B. Wells

National Library of Medicine - What Does Black History Month Mean to Me?

Smithsonian Releases 2.8 Million Free Images for Broader Public Use

Spy Plane Photos Open Windows into Ancient Worlds

Parsing the State of State Records Report: Reference and Online Engagement

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

Iowa - Legislation pushes for bill that would allow content be forgotten

Idaho Constitution Is Restored and Returned to 130-Year-Old Document to the State

Building a Digital Archive of Centuries of Records about Enslaved Peoples

Infamous Taiwanese horror Devotion now preserved at Harvard University

Arizona State University - University archives working to capture all voices of student activism on campus

University of Texas - Digital Preservation and the Alexander Architectural Archives

1866 African-American cookbook from Michigan woman offers voice from the past

Separate Cinema Archives: a Black Film Time Machine

Audio Preservation Recovers Old Classics in the Heart of Chicago

Photos Inside the Morgue of the New York Times

On the Trail of America's First Women Voters

Comments on revisions to Society of American Archivists statement on Diversity and Inclusion

Society of American Archivists - #ilovebeinganarchivist

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Archival secrets and hidden histories: reasserting the right to public access

Pywb at the Australian Web Archive: notes on the migration

Air Force Museum of New Zealand Photo Archives Go Online

Cambodia - Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum archives preservation and digitization project

Watch More than 400 Classic Korean Films Free Online Thanks to the Korean Film Archive

Literary Archives in China

India - Dutch to help digitise records of their Kochi reign at Ekm archives

Europe / Europa
National Library of Finland - Oldest Part of the National Collection Now Available Online

Offline digital data carriers in the National Library of the Netherlands deposit collection

Vatican - The opening of the Pius XII archives: a visual preview

Monaco to open up archives on its dark Shoah past

The curious incident of the documents in the Swiss army bunker

1943, Katyn : des images historiques

Retour sur un test de versement dans Vitam: programme interministériel archivage numérique

A Billion-Dollar Scandal Turns the King of Manuscripts into the Madoff of France

National Library of Scotland - Dungeons and Dice-Rolls 4

Scottish Council on Archives - Why Records Management Matters Blog: Laura Millar

Digital Preservation @ University of Glasgow - Preserving theses

UK - Secret doorway in Parliament leads to historical treasure trove

UK National Archives - Collaborate with us

UK National Archives - Billie's Club: Queer Club Culture in 1930s London

The British Library brings together 100 treasures from children’s literature for the first time, in a new free-to-access website

British Library - 17th Century Recipes for those Feeling Under the Weather

Guildford pub bomb archives not being destroyed

Inside the incredible archives of the Victoria and Albert Museum

Charles Dickens Museum Acquires Remarkable Private Collection

Churchill daughter's WW2 colleagues sought by Cambridge archive

Librarians stunned after opening 500-year-old Tudor manuscript and finding a half-eaten 50-year-old biscuit

Sarah Burton Is Donating Alexander McQueen's Unused Archive to Design Students

The Book Collector Launches Complete Digital Archive

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
The Middle East Archive Project puts the Arab world in focus with no filter

Could studying ancient ink help shed new light on the Dead Sea Scrolls?

National Library of Israel - Is this what the First Temple Looked Like?

National Library of Israel - An Untold Story: the Bravery of the Women of the Damascus Affair

Lost 1,000-year-old Hebrew Bible found on dusty Cairo synagogue shelf

Three religious manuscripts seized in eastern Turkey

Unesco launches a global consultation to develop a standard-setting instrument on Open Science

Introducing the Levels of Born-Digital Access

The Permanent Legacy Foundation Wants to Preserve your Digital Legacy for Future Generations

Buried in the archives

Evaluating Archival Workflows and Programs

MyHeritage in Color Goes Viral: Over a Million Photos Colorized Five Days After Launch

Every Possible Melody Has Been Copyrighted, Stored on a Single Hard Drive

It doesn't matter if anyone exists or not: what a website that generates infinite fake humans tells us about modern life