Thursday 30 April 2020

Vol. 13, no. 35

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Library of Parliament - Challenges Regarding Freedom of Expression and Access to Information During a Pandemic: International and Domestic Perspectives

Commission d'accès à l'information du Québec - Pandémie, vie privée et protection des renseignements personnels

Dalhousie University - A Reliable Guide to Covid-19 Resources

NARA - Department of Defense Joint Staff and Combatant Commands Records Management Programs Inspection Report

Archives d'État de Genève, Archives cantonales vaudoises, Archives de l'État de Fribourg, Archives de l'État de Neuchâtel (Suisse) - Archivage des données financières : rapport final

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Association of Research Libraries - Advancing Open: Views from Scholarly Communications Practitioners

Portage - Version française des plans de gestion des données

International Council on Archives - Annual Report 2019

International Council on Archives - Tandaya Adelaide Declaration

Research Data Alliance - Covid-19: Recommendations and Guidelines (for Comments)

Advancing Art Libraries and Curated Web Archives: National Forum Report

Certification Plan for Social Sciences and Humanities Open Cloud Repositories

Digital Preservation Policy Toolkit

Article - Does Handwriting Text Recognition Work for Damaged Archives?

Journal of Film Preservation, no. 120 (2020)

I2D : Information, données et documents, 2020/1 (Numéro spécial : l'essor des sciences de l'information au Québec)

Archives Association of Ontario - Off the Record, vol. 36, no. 2 (2020)

ISO 30300:2020 - Information and Documentation - Records Management - Core Concepts and Vocabulary

Free eBook - Verification Handbook for Disinformation and Media Manipulation

Book - Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives (Third Edition)

Book - The Operatic Archive: American Opera as History

Book - Digital Humanities: an Introduction for Librarians

Book - Digital Cultural Politics: from Policy to Practice

Book - Monarchy, Print Culture, and Reverence in Early Modern England: Picturing Royal Subjects

Book - Natural Language Processing Using Python

Book - Reconciliation, Transitional and Indigenous Justice

Book - Reference and Information Services: an Introduction (Sixth Edition)

Book - Applied Economic Analysis of Information and Risk

Book - Practical Genealogy : 50 Simple Steps to Research your Diverse Family History

Livre - Les archives de la vigne et du vin : enjeux patrimoniaux, juridiques et culturels

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
WARCnet Kickoff Meeting
May 4-6, 2020

AnArchivesIs: International Archives Week 2020 Online Launch 
May 6, 2020

Webinar - Personal Digital Archiving
May 6 and 13, 2020

Webinar - Dressing for Library Success: Electronic Resource Alignment for Early Career Librarians
May 13, 2020

Association of College and Research Libraries - e-Learning Webcasts
May 14 - June 3, 2020

Patrimoine culturel : nouveaux risques, nouvelles réponses
11 et 12 novembre 2020, Paris

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada - Resources for Staying at Home

Royal BC Museum - Video: Documenting the Pandemic (with Genevieve Weber, BC Archives, and Emily Lonie, City of Coquitlam Archives)

LawBytes Podcast - Sam Trosow and Lisa Macklem on Copyright and Fair Dealing During a Pandemic

Baladodiffusion - L'ouverture des résultats de recherche, une question de santé publique (avec Vincent Larivière)

Living Heritage Podcast - Dr. Laura Sanchini of the Canadian Museum of History

Video - Family Secrets Revealed in Free Archival Canadian Newspapers Online: Provincial Initiatives

International Council on Archives Video - #AnArchiveIs #UneArchiveCest #UnArchivoEs

International Federation of Film Archives - Affiliation History Database and Map

International Federation for Public History - Mapping Public History Projects about Covid 19

Society of American Archivists - New Dictionary of Archives Terminology 

Video - Working from Home and Recordkeeping: Tips from Queensland State Archives

Video - GLAMs' Strategy

Video - DevOps is Bigger than IT: Driving Digital Transformation in Libraries

Video - ARKs in the Open: 3.2 billion Persistent Identifiers

Rare Book School - Presswork: a Documentary

Material Memory Podcast - Sound and Meaning: Preserving Native American Voice and Song

Baladodiffusion - Centre des archives du féminisme

Petition - End Structural Racism in Britain's Archives Sector

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Faire entrer le Grand Confinement dans l'histoire

National Heritage Digitization Strategy collaborates on successful funding proposal to improve access to archival documents of Moravian missionaries

Photojournalist Ted Grant put real Canadians in the National Archives

Participate in the Indexing of the Canadian WWI Personal Records

Covid-19 Nefoundland and Labrador Oral History Project

Legal Archives Society of Alberta - The 1932 Corona Hotel Fire

BAnQ - Caro Lamoureux : chanteuse lyrique et fleuriste

BAnQ - L'épidémie de variole de 1702-1703, une tragédie

Ghost ships, dead pirates and phantoms: Memorial University of Newfoundland student tracks ghastly tales with interactive map

Web Archiving Covid-19 at Concordia University

University of Waterloo - Types of Photographs: Part 2

The University of British Columbia Library Research Commons launches open-source geospatial data discovery tool

University of British Columbia - Host your Next Virtual Meeting with Backgrounds from Open Collections

McGill University Library - Fresh Perspectives: McGill's Motherwell and Stella Tapestries

University of Alberta - The York Appeal and Fair Dealing Guidelines

University of Toronto - Mystery and a Family History at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

University of Toronto - The Black Death and the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library's Manuscripts

University of Calgary - Glenbow's archival photographs

How the Dalhousie University libraries stay open when they're closed

Archives de la ville de Québec - Québec et les célébrités internationales

City of Ottawa Archives: A-OK

Museum and archives want to document Covid-19 history as it happens in Nanaimo

Sur la route des archives : Longueuil et la Société historique du Marigot

Centre d'archives régional des Îles-de-la-Madeleine - Des archives, c'est quoi? Parlons de négatifs...

Saskatchewan - Local museum requesting public's assistance to archive Covid-19

South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) look to carry legacy forward following passing of founder

Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) - Tips and Tricks from the Archives: Recording Information on Digital Photographs

Scugog Shores Museum Village and Archives (Ontario) is Seeking the Public's Help to Document the Covid-19 Pandemic

Whistler Museum and Archives Society - Dick Fairhurst of Cypress Lodge

Oliver and District Heritage Society (British Columbia) - Online Learning Site and Virtual Tour Launches

Société d'histoire de Drummond - Faisons l'histoire, ensemble et maintenant

Canadian Urban Institute Examines Role of Libraries in Light of Covid-19

Demand for digital collections spikes at libraries across Canada

Keeping Cree language alive: Regina man offering free online lessons for children

Finding ancestors: how to learn about your family tree while staying at home

Add Some Zest to your Zoom: Using Archival Photos as Backgrounds

Afrique / Africa

Amériques / Americas

NARA - Lighting the Way: RG 26 Lighthouse Plans & Maps Now Digitized

NARA - Gordon Gilkey: a Man for All Seasons

NARA - Legendary Archivist Lauded as “Michael Jordan or Tom Brady of his profession”

Library of Congress - Copyright Office Launches Recordation System Pilot

Library of Congress - Papers of Three Presidents Digitized; Now Online

Library of Congress - Innovator Brian Foo Incorporates Citizen DJs into Design Process

Library of Congress Launches Open-Source Hip-Hop Sampling Tool

National Library of Medicine - Virtual Learning Resources for Scientists at All Career Stages and of All Ages

Museum of Chinese in America Launches Oneworld Covid-19 Collection

Georgia Loses Legal Code Copyright Clash at Supreme Court

The Texas General Land Office Archives in the Times of Covid-19

Rhode Island State historical societies seek items to document life during coronavirus

North Carolina historians asking for help to remember pandemic

Yale University Archives documents the Covid-19 crisis as it unfolds

California State University San Marcos library launches Covid-19 community memory archive

University of Texas - America's First Curated Collection of Flash Fiction Artifacts

University of Nebraska Omaha Libraries Archives & Special Collections Joins Community Effort to Document the Pandemic

University at Buffalo - Archives recording student memories of Covid-19 for future scholars

Southeast Missouri State University's Special Collections and Archives Documenting COVID-19 Pandemic in New Digital Collection

University of Central Missouri - McClure Archives and University Museum Seeks COVID-19 Impact Submissions

University of North Carolina - Covid-19 Documentation Goes Viral

Suffolk University - Archives calls on students to submit COVID-19 content

Archives department to document Kenyon College's Covid-19 experience

Living Openly: University of Cincinnati students bring LGBTQ history out of archives

What's your Set-up?: Processing Digital Records at University of Albany (part 2)

Yivo Institute for Jewish Research Starts Covid-19 Archive

Native languages face new threat from COVID-19, but Indigenous programs adapt

This is how bad things are for museums: they now have a green light to sell off their art

Detroit - Online platform creates a real-time arts archive of Covid-19 quarantine

The race to save the first draft of coronavirus history from internet oblivion

New York City archive paying tribute to thousands of famous and everyday women

Archiving for our Futures: don't Shoot Portland on Preserving Cultural Memory in Service of Social Justice

Save those photos and signs! New Orleans museum looking for artifacts of coronavirus shutdown

The Campaign that Saved the Oldest Black Bookstore in America

The close of Records and Information Management month

Dispatches from a Distance: Disrupting Toxicity at the Workplace

Archives + Audiences: Andretta Schellinger, Historian and Author

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Archives New Zealand - Unclaimed Anzac Scrolls now available online

National Library of New Zealand - Remembering the Anzacs, then and now

Why rehoming 600,000 books from the National Library of New Zealand is so important

New Zealand - Archives of 1918 show familiar pandemic instructions, and some questionable medical advice

Vietnam - Une galerie d'archives précieuses sur la souveraineté à Dà Nang

China police detain three linked to censored coronavirus archive

National Digital Library of India Gives Open Access to All

Tracing the origins of a manuscript that became the cornerstone of Islamic law in British India

Indian World War I Fighter Pilot's Story Emerges as War Graves Commission Digitise Archives

Europe / Europa
Europeana - Exploring cultural heritage through oral history

Europeana - Flowers to fight diseases: how Beda Hallberg battled a pandemic with Mayflowers

Europeana - #MuseumJigsaw: puzzle over beautiful artworks

National Archives of Finland - Director General of the National Archives in Helsingin Sanomat: Genocide investigation launched in Russia causes confusion

The oldest map of Croatia yet has been found in Venice's State Archives

Unesco and Malmö City Archives join forces to promote freedom of expression and artistic freedom

Winter School for Audio-Visual Archiving 2020

Suisse - Pour une mémoire ordinaire de l'extraordinaire

Bibliothèque nationale de France - L'Affaire Vidocq

Bibliothèque nationale de France - Gallica Challenge : recréez chez vous vos documents préférés

Newly digitised Dáil Éireann (Lower House of the Irish Parliament) records now publicly available

National Archives of Ireland - Behind the Scenes: Conservation of a 1916 Flag

Gaelic Athletic Association Opens up Vast Digital Archives of Past Matches

University archives show Dundee's textile industry was more than just jute

UK Parliamentary Archives - The Wax Seal of Approval

UK Parliamentary Archives - Hansard and the Second World War

UK National Archives - Letters of Note: Preparing the Prize Papers for digitisation

UK National Archives - The Applications of Probability to Cryptography (Part 1)

British Library - A Single Digital Presence for UK libraries: the project and the platform

British Library - The Brexit Collection in the UK Web Archive

British Library - Harnessing the Crowd: Coronavirus Topical Collection at the UK Web Archive

British Library - Will Intellectual Property provide the cure for Covid-19?

Another big list of where to find British Library maps online

British Library - Inspiring stories from our community of entrepreneurs

British Library - Got a research query? Ask a librarian

Coronavirus: British Library to archive Radio 4's Covid Chronicles for posterity

The films that made us: British Film Institute to archive best coronavirus videos

British Museum Revamps Collection Online

Historic original manuscripts from Antarctic explorer George Murray Levick join the Natural History Museum's collection

Timeline of the history of the Society of the Sacred Heart: Barbara Vesey Provincial Archivist

Untold stories of northern illegal raves revealed in archive

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel - From Ottoman Palestine to Death's Door in New York: the Story of Israel's National Anthem

National Library of Israel - The Last Voice: the Story of Hadassah Lempel

Israel Film Archive is going digital and releasing its collection online

Unique digital archive of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution now online

Egyptian National Library & Archives organizes Ramadan competition for children

Iran's national museum unveils part of Samanid-era Quran manuscript

Leading library, archives, and museum organisations call on World Intellectual Property Organization to help safeguard cultural heritage

International Committee of the Red Cross - Archives and library collections still accessible online during Covid-19 lockdown

International Committee of the Red Cross - The long trip of an Italian prisoner of war

International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works - The Poison Book Project

OCLC - Time Estimation for Processing Born-Digital Collections

If these WARCs Could Talk: Learning from Archived Web & Social Media Covid-19 Collections

Digital Preservation Coalition - The Greatest Hits: Vol 4: Stop, Collaborate and Listen

Faire l'histoire des Fake news au temps du Coronavirus

Why is going digital a problem for records management?

Archives and Records Management: then and Now

Archival Collection Policies: Writing the Best One for your Needs

Teaching with Digital Archives in the First-Year Writing Classroom

Museum collections as data: comparing collection stats across four datasets in four days

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How humans have reacted to pandemics through history: a visual guide