Thursday 29 April 2021

Vol. 14, no. 30

                                                             Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
NARA - General Records Schedules in Excel Format

NARA - Senior Agency Official for Records Management 2020 Annual Report - Various Organizations

De la communauté / From the community
Steering Committee on Canada's Archives - National Awareness & Advocacy Strategy for Canadian Archives

International Council on Archives - Annual Report 2020

Australian Library and Information Association - Annual Report 2020

Association of American Universities - Guide to Accelerate Public Access to Research Data

Dublin Core Tabular Application Profiles: Primer (Draft for Comments)

Paper - Document Domain Randomization for Deep Learning Document Layout Extraction

Article - A Controlled Vocabulary and Metadata Schema for Materials Science Data Discovery

International Journal of Digital Curation, vol. 16, no. 1 (2021)

Grey Litterature Network Services Quarterly Newsletter, vol. 13, no. 2 (2021)

Library and Archives Canada - Documentary Heritage and Official Language Minority Communities Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 7 (2021)

Friends of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Archives (Toronto) Newsletter, vol. 29, no. 1 (2021)

Burlington Historical Society (Ontario) Gazette, vol. 17, no. 5 (2021)

#Redactionart (Scarves, Duvet Covers and Journals Made with Recycled Redactions from Surveillance Files held by the National Archives of Australia)

Book - Digital Techniques for Heritage Presentation and Preservation

Book - Tracing your First World War Ancestors (Second Edition)

Book - J.M. Coetzee and the Archive: Fiction, Theory, and Autobiography 

Book - The Madman's Library: the Strangest Books, Manuscripts and Other Literary Curiosities from History

Book - Cultures of Transparency: Between Promise and Peril

Book - Responsible Data Science

Book - Borders and Belonging: Critical Examinations of Library Approaches toward Immigrants

Book - Preserving Los Angeles: how Historic Places Can Transform America's Cities

Book - Exhibits and Displays: a Practical Guide for Librarians

Book - Paper Trails: the US Post and the Making of the American West

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Building a Reconciliation Framework for Canada's Archives
April 30, 2021

Working with Archival Texts as Data: Post-OCR Error Correction with OpenRefine
May 11, 2021

Écrits et archives de Jacques Viger
14 mai 2021

Working with Archival Texts as Data: Using Natural Language Processing to Support the Description of Digital Archives
May 18, 2021

Colloque sur la gestion des données de recherche en sciences humaines
7-8 juin 2021

Information and Records Management Society Roundtable - Approaches to Email Management 2
May 6, 2021

National Library of Israel - A Conversation with the National Library of Poland
May 6, 2021

Observing the Past: Archives, Interpretation and Practices of Care
May 6, 2021

Office Hours for Total Cost of Stewardship: Responsible Collection Building in Archives and Special Collections
May 6-12, 2021

Collective Memory of Diverse Women Architects: Practice and Methods
May 7, 2021

Éditer les documents d'archives médiévaux et modernes
17-18 mai 2021

Ffmpeg: analyser et transformer des fichiers audiovisuels
21 mai 2021

Auditing and Preparing Broadcast Archives for Digital Preservation in Africa
May 27, 2021

Introduction to Digital Preservation for Moving Image and Sound
May 27-28, 2021

International Internet Preservation Consortium - Web Archiving Conference 2021
June 15-16, 2021

Le patrimoine audiovisuel et open glam ? Partage et mise en réseau de sons et d'images à l'heure de l'ouverture des données
24 juin 2021

Archival Education and Research Initiative 2021
July 12-16, 2021

Sur le web / On the web
Duty to Document Documentary

Interpares Trust and Canadian Centre for Information and Privacy Studies - Video: Duty to Document Zoom Premiere

Baladodiffusion - Notre histoire en tête : BAnQ

Law Bytes Podcast - Céline Castets-Renard on Europe's Plan to Regulate Artificial Intelligence

University of British Columbia - The 2020 (Re)Collection: Oral Histories of the Pandemic

Heritage Abbotsford Society (British Columbia) - Virtual Catalogue

Société d'histoire de Drummond - Sociofinancement pour la publication d'un recueil d'articles historiques retraçant l'histoire de Drummondville

Video - Secrets and Lives (Finding and Resting Redactions in Surveillance Files Held by the National Archives of Australia)

Society of American Archivists Video - International Archival Affairs Section Seminar Series

Video - Citizen Web Archiving: Empowering Undergraduates to Preserve the Internet

Council on Library and Information Resources Memory Podcast - What we've Learned and what we Can Do

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada's Proposed Privacy Law Reforms Are not Enough

Why the Government's Secret Forthcoming Bill C-10 Amendment Confirms its Plans to Regulate User Generated Content

How's it going at Library and Archives Canada?

Une société d'histoire va préserver le patrimoine francophone du Yukon

BAnQ - Eugène Papineau, missionnaire jésuite chez les Ojibwés de l'Ontario

Reviving Mohawk language and culture on Tyendinaga Territory

ArQuives: Canada's LGBTQ2+ Archives - The Carpet: Pussy Palace Oral History Project

York University - Archival holdings at Clara Thomas Archives and Special Collections related to Indigenous Peoples in Canada

University of Victoria - Celebrating Typographer and Designer Elizabeth Friedlander

University of Victoria - Approaching Decolonization in our Classrooms

University of Toronto - Planning on Online Archives Launch: the S. J. V. Chelvanayakam Fonds

University of Calgary Student-led project investing in Open Educational Resources

Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre Receives Canada History Fund to Support Learning about Canadian History

Mountain Legacy Project - Digital Permanence in the Era of Open Science

Vancouver Archives - Records Roundup

Ontario - Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry's new digital newspaper archive includes more than 200,000 pages

Whistler Museum and Archives Society - The End of Brio House

Whistler Museum and Archives Society - Naming Night (not) at the Museum: April 2021

Whistler Museum and Archives Society - Whistler's Answers: April 29, 1982

New Items in the South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta) Store

Kamloops Symphony (British Columbia) puts archived concerts on Thompson-Nicola Regional Library's website

Société d'histoire de la Haute-Yamaska - Récit d'une photo souvenir

Finding Canadian Ancestors in UK County Archives

Somewhere in France: Manitoban hopes sharing WW I letters will encourage others to dig into family history

Nouveau Brunswick - Une lettre envoyée la veille du naufrage du Titanic retrouvée plus d'un siècle plus tard

Afrique / Africa
Cameroun - Le Port autonome de Douala et les Archives nationales officialisent un partenariat

Partenariat entre la Chambre des représentants et les Archives du Maroc

Jamaâ Baida cherche une stratégie de préservation et de valorisation des Archives du Maroc

University of Cape Town (South Africa) - Staff and students assist in salvaging library materials

Honouring the librarians and archivists who built University of Cape Town's now-devastated African Studies Library

Amériques / Americas
NARA - It's a bird! It's a plane! It’s Camp Thunderbird of the Civilian Conservation Corps!

NARA - Lou Hoover on Women and Politics

NARA - 79-AA: Ansel Adams Photographs of National Parks and Monuments, 1941 – 1942

Pandemic closes military records facility, causing major backlog and leaving veterans in limbo

Library of Congress - The Path to Nirvana, from an 18th Century Buddhist Carving

It's both Subtle and Monumental: Reimagining Digital Design and Literacy at the Library of Congress

Data Science @ National Library of Medicine Journey Continues and what we Have Learned

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - How Does Records Management Benefit Us, Anyway?

Songs of survival from Yale University's Fortunoff Archive of Holocaust testimonies

Yale University - New emulation tool unlocks a world of knowledge from old CD-ROMs

Mark A. Matienzo (Stanford University Library) - On Sourcery, or the enclosure(?) of remote access

Reexamining Descriptive Language at the University of Minnesota Archives and Special Collections

There she is, online: Miss America archives digitized at Rowan University

Ithaca College - Staff and students work to create COVID-19 archive

Historians lobby Casper College in hopes of saving Western History Center archivist

How does the Getty battle bugs? Squirrel-hair dusters and dental picks, for starters

New technology could identify thousands of unknown soldiers who died in World War II

Illuminated Manuscripts and Early Printed Books Totals $12.4 Million at Christie's

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - The memory of the nation is at risk with National Archives desperate for funds

Our history up in flames? Why the crisis at the National Archives must be urgently addressed

Queensland State Archives (Australia) - Brisbane's Air Raid Shelters

Europe / Europa
A Permanent European Holocaust Research Infrastructure Is Taking Shape

European Holocaust Research Infrastructure - Talking about Sexualised Violence: the Presentation of Rape and Male Power in an Oral-History Interview

Unsealed Soviet archives reveal cover-ups at Chernobyl plant before disaster

Romania - Absolute Power: the Astonishing Personal Photos of Nicolae Ceausescu

Czech Film Archive pairs classic silent films and modern music for cinémathèque festival

Dutch National archive puts 1.9 million items linked to slave trade online

Switzerland - 3D models to explore the future of urban digitization

Bruno Ricard : franchir une nouvelle étape dans la mutation numérique des Archives nationales de France

France - L'histoire en soi est un débat (par les enseignants-chercheurs en archivistique de l'Université d'Angers)

National Archives of Ireland - Announcing John Beattie as the Artist-in-Residence under the Decade of Centenaries Programme

National Library of Ireland - Observations about terminology within Digital Preservation teams

Merging the past with the present: web archiving and the Scottish Parliament website

National Library of Scotland - Automatically transcribing the Marjory Fleming Diaries

National Library of Scotland - Henry Mackenzie and the Man of Feeling

National Library launches Welsh film history app

UK Parliamentary Archives - Nine Days in May: Parliament & the General Strike 

UK Parliamentary Archives - Liberation of the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp

UK Parliamentary Archives - The Disarming Acts: myth and reality

UK National Archives - I need never have known existence: Radclyffe Hall and LGBTQ+ visibility

British Library - Clearing the noise surrounding copyright

British Library could relabel original manuscript of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales to include references to previous owners' links to the slave trade

The complete digital archive of The British Museum Magazine is now available

BBC Archives - Data Tapes and Boilerplates

Bodleain Library - What's it like to be a trainee? Simon Mackley, Graduate Trainee Digital Archivist 2020-2022

Bridging the Digital Gap at the University of Bristol: introducing Sam Brenton, digital archive trainee

University Archivist at the University of Birmingham - Doing something is better than doing nothing

Digital Preservation at the Library of Birmingham: a brief introduction to file formats

How the Pandemic Graphic Archive is preserving our new reality

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel - How I Found the Lost Ending to a Legendary Author's Story

National Library of Israel - Who Opposed Eichmann's Execution?

Artificial Intelligence unlocks ancient Dead Sea Scrolls mystery

United Arab Emirates - More than Dh60 million worth of rare manuscripts, artefacts coming to Sharjah show

United Arab Emirates: Sheikh Sultan opens exhibition of historic manuscripts

Rare documents of Egypt's National Library & Archives exhibited in Ninth Faisal Book Fair

Eastern Turkish provinces demand opening of archives on 1915 events

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives - Theatre in Third Reich prisoner of war camps

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives - Searching for Renato

In the AI Tonight: Introducing the AEOLIAN (Artificial Intelligence for Cultural Organisations) Project

The ArtBase Relaunches: Welcome to Linked Open Data 

Is artificial intelligence colorization providing an accurate image of the past?

Appraisal of Records of Enduring Value

Description of Electronic Records

Non-Fungible Tokens Force a Copyright Reckoning