Thursday 27 January 2022

Vol. 15, no. 22

                                                     Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Les publics de la Bibliothèque nationale de France : synthèse de l’Observatoire 2020

De la communauté / From the community
International Council on Archives – Records in Contexts: Introduction to Archival Description (Version 0.2)

International Council on Archives – Translating the Universal Declaration on Archives into Local Languages

Society of American Archivists Case Study – Incorporating Primary Source Literacy into Junior History Interpretation

Preserving and Sharing Born-digital and Hybrid Objects from and across the National Collection

A4BLiP – Anti-Racist Description Resources User Survey Results

Royal Society – The Online Information Environment

Article – Selective Memory: Assessing Conventions of Memory in the Archival Literature

Article – Les archives de l’archivage : pour un traçage des documents témoignant des opérations d’accueil des archives privées dans les bibliothèques

Library Management, vol. 43, no. 1-2 (2022)

Historic Library Forum Bulletin (Autumn 2021)

Association for Manitoba Archives Newsletter (2022)

Them Days: Stories of Early Labrador, vol. 45, no. 4 (2021)

Book – Filming History from Below: Microhistorical Documentaries

Book – Reconciling Truths: Reimagining Public Inquiries in Canada

Book – The Arolsen Holocaust Archive

Book – Disarchiving Anguish: Charles Reznikoff and the Modalities of Witnessing

Book – EU Data Privacy Law and Serious Crime: Data Retention and Policymaking

Book – The Open Handbook of Linguistic Data Management

Book – Sight Readings: Photographers and American Jazz, 1900-1960

Book – The Trouble with Big Data: how Datafication Displaces Cultural Practices

Book – The Great War Illustrated 1915: Archive and Colour Photographs of WWI

Book – Preservation, Sustainability, and Equity

Livre – Créer mon arbre généalogique

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
UCASIS – BitCurator from Scratch: From Internship to Production Environment implementation at Concordia University
February 10, 2022

Recognition and Access: Indigenous Curatorial Practice
February 15, 2022

University of British Columbia – Working and Teaching with Racist Archival Materials
February 18, 2022

Archives Society of Alberta – Describing Electronic Records: a Hands-on Workshop
March 4, 2022

Archives d’en bas, matri·patrimoines archivistiques et matri·patrimonialisation
9 et 10 juin 2022, Québec et Angers

Unesco – Massive Open Online Course on Living Heritage and Sustainable Development
Until 31 August 2022

La gestion numérique des images : collecte, gestion et traitement, analyse
2-4 février 2022, Genève

Escaping our Fishbowl: a Case Study on Expanding Participation by the Connecticut Digital Archive
February 10, 2022

Information & Records Management Society – Data Governance Basics and the Relationship with Information Management
February 21, 2022

Incorporating Digital Preservation into your Digital Asset Management Program
March 16, 23, 30, 2022

Thinking about the Archive & Provenance Research
April 8, 2022

International Digital Curation Conference
June 13-16, 2022

Sur le web / On the web
Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) Video – Galt’s Vaults: Voiceless Objects

From the Vaults: Audio from Edmonton’s Past – An Interview with Stan Hampton

Video – The Black and Latinx Experience in the Literary Archive Market

Vidéo – Graine d’archives #2 avec Thibault Wacrenier, chargé des correspondances avec les publics aux Archives nationales du monde du travail (France)

Video – Living Archives in the Catholic Church

Slides – Building a File Observatory: Making Sense of PDFs in the Wild

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada – Are you missing out on the joy of podcasts?

Library and Archives Canada and digitization needs

Going Digital: the Canadian Law Library Review Experience

Canadian Research Knowledge Network – Decolonizing Canadiana Metadata: an Overdue Step in Removing Harmful Subject Headings

Building Archival Awareness in Southern Manitoba

Advancing citizen science in Alberta

Yukon government partially complies with reccomendation to release Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act records

Pour une réforme de l’accès à l’information au Québec : entretien avec Marie-Ève Martel

University of Alberta – Launch linked data implementation plan

Royal Visits to University of British Columbia

University of British Columbia – Remembering Robert Reid, renowned typographers and book designers

City of Vancouver Archives – Over 5,100 additional Don Coltman photos now available online

In London Public Library’s archives, a long-lost treasure turns up

County of Simcoe (Ontario) eyes move to archive video of council, committee meetings

Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives (Ontario) – Behind the Archives’ Door: The Newspaper Project

Oxford County Archives (Ontario) – Andrew Gatzka: Plattsville Businessman

Grimsby Museum (Ontario) offering chance to uncover history from home

More people researching Coquitlam’s (British Columbia) history last year resulted in a 58% hike to the Archives’ online portal

Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) – 100 Years Back: the Streetcar Debate

Voltaire s’expose au Centre d’archives Mgr-Antoine-Racine

Okotoks (Alberta) Museum featuring a treasure trove of history

Newfoundland – Saving Traditional Skills in the Tri Town Area and surrounding communities in partnership with the Great Northern Peninsula Community Place Corporation

Afrique / Africa
Archives du Mali – La présentation de la nouvelle armée malienne

Amériques / Americas
NARA – The Story of the 1950 Census P8 Indian Reservation Schedule

NARA – Don’t Be a Dope: Will Eisner’s World War II Posters

NARA – Department of State Records Relating to Refugees, Displaced Persons, Relief, and War Crimes During the World War II Era, Part 1: Central Files

New Department of Defense Position Realigns Artificial Intelligence and Data Management: Can Support Improved Classification and Declassification

Is Your Agency Ready to Achieve the M-19-21 Directive Deadline?

Library of Congress – Trailblazing American Women on Quarters

Library of Congress to Archive American Society of Landscape Architects’ Award-Winning Projects

Vast Troves of Classified Info Undermine National Security, Spy Chief Says

2022 Update from the Levels of Digital Preservation Steering Group

Texas State Library and Archives Commission – Remarkable Records: Hides and Animal Inspection Records

Immersive video game explores the history of women at MIT: “A Lab of One’s Own” invites players to engage with archival materials in a virtual environment

University of California Davis Library, California Vintage Wine Society to create archival collection

Chef Martin Yan and Wife Donate Archive to University of California Davis

University of California Santa Cruz – Grant supports project to digitize, preserve materials at Biblioteca Amazónica

University of California to offer course on Indigenous heritage preservation, repatriation

University of Michigan – Following a Data Citation through the Publishing Process

North Carolina State University – The Future of History: How New Tools Tap Into Diverse Perspectives on the Past

Portsmouth Athenaeum – On Deposit: Description and Access of the Grimké Letters

Rockfeller Archives Center – Automating Archivematica Ingests: An Update

Hicks Foundation announces new digital archive

Tremendous achievement: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints publishes photographic record of original Book of Mormon manuscript

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia – I am woman

Australia buys copyright to Aboriginal flag, making it free to fly

Peter Carey hands over thousands of personal documents to State Library of Victoria (Australia)

The Launching of the Samoan Digital Library

Taiwan – Former president Chiang Ching-kuo database goes online

Taiwan, where Netaji went missing, offers to open its national archives to rediscover legacy

India – Subhas Chandra Bose’s resignation letter from Indian Civil Service goes viral

India – Rare books at American College being digitized

India – From palm leaf to palmtop, manuscripts go digital

Europe / Europa
Historical Archives of the European Union – New archives on the European Parliament’s development cooperation available

European Holocaust Research Infrastructure and Masaryk Institute – New Web Application: MemoGIS Prague

“We spend our lives living in darkness, in cold, and often in hunger.” – Jewish Entreaties to Slovak President Jozef Tiso During the Holocaust

Russian archives to help Belarusian investigators with genocide case

Archives Mitrokhine: que contenait la plus grande fuite de l’histoire du KGB?

Jehovah’s Witnesses Sue German Museum for Archive of Nazi-Era Abuses

Netherland – Thousands of valuable collections from the Royal Defense Museums Foundation soon visible worldwide through WorldCat Group Catalogue

Digitalised Holland Amerika line passenger lists reveal famous names

Archives nationales de Luxembourg – Mise en ligne de nouveaux inventaires accompagnant des versements d’archives publiques

Bibliothèque nationale de France DataLab: a brand new digital humanities service to the research community

Hunt Museum (Ireland) – Preserving the Sybil Connolly Collection

State of the (rock) art: Archiving Scotland’s Rock Art Project

13th century Monk’s Blood manuscript goes on display to celebrate Welsh university’s landmark year

UK National Archives – Neuengamme: among the worst of the concentration camps in Germany

UK National Archives – The Battles of Tobruk, 1941-42 (Part one)

UK National Archives – Arthur Freethy, Ossulston Estate and slum clearance in the 1920s

UK National Archives – Women in the Second World War: the Palestinian Auxiliary Territorial Service

Accessing West African Manuscripts in the British Library

British Library – Enacting change: rolling out our Race Equality Action Plan

British Library – The 1914 United Missionary Exhibition ‘Other Lands in Leicester’: a global and colonial aspiration

British Library – Commemorating Roberta Bondar’s voyage into space

British Library – Hope’s ragged symbol: 50 years of the Aboriginal Tent Embassy in poetry and prose

Knowledge in, knowledge out: an update on work with the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – Before Liberation: Mourning the Holocaust in 1945

National Library of Israel – This Jewish War Hero Protested the Nazis… Then Helped Defeat them

Israel Film Archive Makes Thousands of Titles Accessible through New Website

The United Arab Emirates National Archives holds its leadership retreat and outlines its next strategic plan

The Egyptian Cassette Archive documents thousands of tape cover artworks from the 1960s – 2000s

700-Year-Old Quran: a Cultural Heritage in Iraqi Village

Discover the Memory of the World with UNESCO

International Internet Preservation Consortium – Get Involved in Web Archiving the Winter Games: Beijing 2022

Important Records Management Settings Now in Microsoft 365 Compliance Center

Bridging the Gap Between Microsoft Teams and Email

New Digital Portal Delves Into Prismatic Past of Marcel Duchamp

Les trésors de l’écrit et des archives risquent d’être dilapidés

Send in the clones: using artificial intelligence to digitally replicate human voices

Quand le numérique détruit la planète