Thursday 27 May 2021

Vol. 14, no. 34

 Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Canadian Conservation Institute – Five Steps to Safe Shipment

Library of Congress – The Orrin Hatch-Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act: a Guide for Sound Recordings Collectors

Institut national du patrimoine (France) – Scénographie des expositions temporaires et gestion de la conservation préventive : orientation bibliographique

De la communauté / From the community
You, me and History: an Activity Book from the Ontario Jewish Archives and PJ Library

Indigenous Innovation Initiative (Toronto) – Indigenous Knowledges & Data Governance Protocol

OCLC: Reopening Archives, Libraries and Museums Project – Research Briefing: Vaccines, Variants and Ventilation

Association of Research Libraries – Issue Brief: New US Federal Compliance Rules for Sensitive Information

Paper – Exploring the Relevance of ORCID as a Source of Study of Data Sharing Activities at the Individual-Level: a Methodological Discussion

International Journal on Digital Libraries, vol. 22, no. 2 (2021)

Digital Library Perspectives, vol. 37, no. 2 (2021)

The Electronic Library, vol. 39, no. 1 (2021)

Library Management, vol. 42, no. 4-5 (2021)

Manuscript Studies: a Journal of the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies, vol. 6, no. 1 (2021)

San Jose State University’s School of Information Student Research Journal, vol. 11, no. 1 (2021)

University of Toronto – iJournal, vol. 6, no. 2 (2021)

Library and Archives Canada – Documentary Heritage and Official Language Minority Communities, vol. 2, no. 9 (2021)

Book – Records and Information Management: Fundamentals of Professional Practice (Fourth Edition)

Book – The Filing Cabinet: a Vertical History of Information

Book – Photographic Presidents: Making History from Daguerreotype to Digital

Book – Digital Heritage: Progress in Cultural Heritage: Documentation, Preservation, and Protection

Book – Boolean Structures: Combinatorics, Codification, Representation

Book – Exploratory Programming for the Arts and Humanities (Second Edition)

Book – Picturing the Western Front: Photography, Practices and Experiences in First World War France

Book – Elizabethan Diplomacy and Epistolary Culture

Book – The Voice Catchers: how Marketers Listen in to Exploit your Feelings, your Privacy, and your Wallet

Book – Knowledge Management: a Practical Guide for Librarians

Book – The Right to Know: Epistemic Rights and why we Need them

Livre – Je vous écris d’Auschwitz : les lettres retrouvées

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Archives Continuum: a Digital Storytelling Project by Collective 2030 (Halifax)
Until June 15, 2021

The Hundredth Anniversary of the Canadian Copyright Act
June 4, 2021

Technical Aspects of Oral History: Q&A
June 1, 2021

Legal Issues and Religious Archival Practice
June 2, 2021

Artificial Intelligence and its Implications for the Present and Future of Historical Research
June 8, 2021

Different Cultures in Digital History
June 8, 2021

What I Wish I Knew about Digital Preservation: Collaboration and Networking Edition
June 9, 2021

Ambitions for Online Services in City and Regional Archives
June 21, 2021

Metadata Mixology: Tools for Stirring and Shaking Up Metadata Workflows
June 22, 2021

Conducting Oral History Interviews using the Zencastr Recording Platform
June 22, 2021

Using Artificial Intelligence to Monitor Historic Towns and Landscapes
June 23, 2021

Annual Information and Records Management Society Conference
November 28-30, 2021, Birmingham (UK)

Sur le web / On the web
City of Winnipeg Archives – Archives Strategy (Survey and Virtual Events)

Great Canadian Genealogy Blogs

National Library of Israel – Franz Kafka Digitized Archives

Video – Should Open Content be Used to Train Artificial Intelligence?

Video – Archival Technologies Lab: Michelle Caswell reads from Urgent Archives

Vidéo – Les centres de documentation d’institutions muséales face à la crise sanitaire

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada – From the Lowy Room: Acquisitions in the age of COVID

Meanwhile, at Library and Archives Canada … neglect

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada launches efforts to streamline and modernize access to information and privacy system

Alberta energy war room may be subject to freedom-of-information law

Les Archives nationales du Québec fêtent leur 100e anniversaire

Jean-Louis Roy quitte la tête de BAnQ

Update: Research Data Management in Canada

Ontario Council of University Libraries – Grant Hurley Recognized for Contribution to Digital Preservation

University of British Columbia – Five titles from Chinese Rare Books

University of Toronto Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library- Doors Open: a Personal History

University of Toronto Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library – Doors Open: Thomas Fisher, the Man Behind the Name

The Falcon: the Statue of a Winged Youth at McGill University

Canadian prof says he’s discovered the ‘1st known book from Shakespeare’s library’

ACA 2021 Conference: an Interview with Greg Bak, University of Manitoba

ACA 2021 Conference: an Interview with Isabel Carlin, student, University of British Columbia iSchool

Canadian Musical Theatre Database Announced

Gathering the Memories: an Oral History of Toronto Labour

City of Vancouver Archives – Go by Bike Week: a Selection of Bicycle-Related Photographs

Summer and Races at the Whistler Museum and Archives Society

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Whistler’s Answers: May 27, 1982

Coquitlam (British Columbia) Archives remembers the Great Flood of ’48

Greater Vernon Museum and Archives (British Columbia) has more than 30,000 images on hand

Lake Country Museum & Archives (British Columbia) – Owners of the V Bar V Ranch, Part Two

Parksville Museum (British Columbia) – What Does a Mohel Do?

Oxford County Archives (Ontario) – Land Titles and Bowling Greens

Norfolk (Ontario) archivist recognized for service to community

British Columbia – Modern science, old crime: police are hoping genealogy can help solve 70-year-old murder

Des images inédites liées au naufrage de l’Empress of Ireland retrouvées

Five Questions with Alexandra Farolan, Library Assistant, Courthouse Libraries British Columbia

Afrique / Africa
Morocco hands to Malian President historical manuscripts of scholar Ahmed Baba of Timbuktu

Algérie – Oran : TRO mémoires, une nouvelle plateforme pour collecter les archives

South Africa – How Researchers Can Help with Recovery Efforts for the Jagger Library at the University of Cape Town

Amériques / Americas
The letters from Hernán Cortes that were stolen from the Mexican Archive

NARA – Remembering Tony Dedman

NARA – Visual Cues and Clues: Looking ON the Photo

Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library celebrates its 50th anniversary with LBJ’s recorded telephone conversations

Library of Congress – Ode to Cicadas

Library of Congress – Roman Totenberg: a Symphony of a Life

Library of Congress – How to Research the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

Library of Congress – Every collection and project is its own unique journey: an Interview with Marcus Nappier

National Library of Medicine – Reflect, Reimagine, Reenergize Together

Smithsonian – Rare Footage of Duke Ellington Highlights When Jazz and Baseball Were in Perfect Harmony

Smithsonian – Artifacts from the Tulsa Race Massacre

Texas State Library and Archives Commission – Through the Looking-Glass, and what Bonnie will Find There

Oregon, Washington partner on tool to access, share cultural heritage digital archives

New Wyoming Archives and Museum Website Showcases Covid-19 Memories

Digital North Carolina – Materials Documenting the Life of Crystal Lee Sutton, Activist and Union Organizer, Now Online

Vanderbilt University Heard Libraries are new home to Dizzy Gillespie Collection

University of Arkansas – Playing Favorites (Show and Tell): a Juxtaposition: Arkansas During World War II

The hidden history of guerrilla television: University of Chicago scholars preserve decades-old videos

New Guggenheim Publication and Digital Archive Share Findings on the Preservation and Presentation of Minimal, Post-minimal, and Conceptual Art

The Warhol Foundation Is Auctioning off the Artist’s Computer-Based Works as NFTs. An Archivist who Uncovered them Is Outraged

Boston’s Congregational Library and Archives – How an old diary is shedding light on smallpox outbreaks from the 1700s

Chicago spends millions keeping public records secret

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
The urgency of preserving our National Archives of Australia and history

A national disgrace: the National Archives of Australia turns to crowdfunding to save irreplaceable historic records

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia offering up some of its international collection of records, cylinders

Inconceivable: why has Australia’s history been left to rot?

Australia – Archivists’ training package will improve records access for stolen Generations survivors and their descendants

New Zealand – Major project to allow digital access to 130 years of The Press archives

Trajectoire de l’accès aux archives du Parti Communiste Chinois depuis 1949

Tibetan culture gets preservation with all-round support: official

Hong Kongers are using blockchain archives to fight government censorship

China – Digitization helps to build online library of historical tomes

Why uprooting the National Archives of India is bad news for Indian history

India – The National Museum is an archive of time, it is inhuman to erase its history: artist and curator Bose Krishnamachari

India – Privacy Delayed Is Privacy Denied

Europe / Europa
Europeana – Supporting new professionals in the cultural heritage sector

National Library of Russia – Virtual Wander through Ancient Cities

Excavating Rare and Suppressed Footage of the Soviet Era

Hungary – Karikó’s assertion cannot be refuted: the director general of the Historical Archives of the State Security Services about the agent accusation

Helsinki Has a Website of 65,000 Free Photos Anyone Can Use

National Archives of Georgia to publish WW2 memoirs, create online catalogue for Georgian cinema

Digital disclosure of Dutch East India Company archives by Huygens Institute

The Documentary Final Account Is a Rare Trove of Unfiltered Interviews with Former Nazis: To Unfiltered, Some Historians Say

How a searchable database is helping decipher a lost language

Ditching century-old family book, Spain adopts individual digital records

Monaco – A decisive step towards the creation of National Archives

Belgique – Deuxième guerre mondiale : les archives de la collaboration seront-elles un jour accessibles à tous ?

France – Archives : bientôt un standard commun pour la publication des registres des entrées

Archives Wales – The Brilliant Past: Dementia and Archives

Royal archives that we pay for but aren’t allowed to read: a brief history

Almost scandalous: Historian alerts Prince Charles to plight of crumbling archives

UK – Deleted police records were on outdated 1970s IT system

UK National Archives – After Troyes: Privy seal clerks in France and a letter for Thomas Hoccleve

UK National Archives – From Yemen to Yorkshire: Using mixed methods to investigate migration

UK National Archives – The Lion and Unicorn Pavilion: Legacies of the 1951 Festival of Britain

UK National Archives – 120 days in an archive

British Library and Findmypast announce renewal of long-term partnership

British Library – The Qatar Digital Library’s Two Millionth Image: Isa bin Tarif returns to Qatar

British Library – Endangered Archives and Notable Women

British Library – Fragments of Abbasid Sciences: from Desert Monastery to Digital Reunion

University of Cambridge – The archive of Stephen Hawking has been saved for the nation

University of Stirling – Transcribing the Asylum from Home

Reclassifying Pembroke College Library History collection

Hidden Inscriptions Discovered in Anne Boleyn’s Execution Prayer Book

Lost Library of British Literature Surfaces at Sotheby’s

Digital archive of Blocks magazine now online

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – Israel’s Astounding (and Imprecise) World Record

Using Artificial Intelligence, Researchers Uncover Secrets of the Dead Sea Scrolls

The Amazing Rise and Fall of Century-Old Afghan Box Cameras

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz Public Library adds rare manuscript to its collection

Why UX research needs archivists

Creative Commons: how to protect your work in a haven for public use

Avant-garde film preservation: how a change to Kodak’s product line puts experimental film at risk

Seven Ways to Leverage Organizational History

Implementing Gamification for Museum Engagement

Charlie Bit my Finger Is Leaving YouTube after $760,999 NFT Sale

Google Photos is ending unlimited free storage next week. Here’s what to know

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