Thursday 24 February 2022

Vol. 15, no. 26

                                                     Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Government of India – Draft Data Accessibility & Use Policy

De la communauté / From the community
Steering Committee on Canada’s Archives – Reconciliation Framework: the Response to the Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Taskforce

National Archival Appraisal Board – Dollars for Digital: Evaluating Strategies for the Monetary Appraisal of Digital Content in Archival Donations

Unesco – Preservation of Documentary Heritage through Policy Development and Capacity Building: Final Project Report

A Faithful Likeness: the First Photographic Portrait Studios in the British Isles

Controlled Digital Lending of Library Books in Canada

Research Data Management Adventure Game

Article – Stories out of Place: Archives of Disability and Settler Colonialism in and from Life of Black Hawk

Journal of Documentation, vol. 78, no. 2 (2022)

Grey Litterature Network Services Quarterly Newsletter, vol. 14, no. 1 (2022)

Book – Managing Business Archives

Book – Cybersecurity for Information Professionals: Concepts and Applications

Book – Finding your Seat at the Table: Roles for Librarians on Institutional Regulatory Boards and Committees

Book – Classification Made Relevant: how Scientists Build and Use Classifications and Ontologies

Book – Stalin’s Library: a Dictator and his Books

Book – Music and Recording in King Chulalongkorn’s Bangkok

Book – Index, a History of the: a Bookish Adventure from Medieval Manuscripts to the Digital Age

Book – The Humanized Internet: Dignity, Digital Identity and Democracy

Livre – La mort de la vie privée : télésurveillance et données personnelles : le nouvel or noir

Livre – À l’ombre des bibliothèques : enquête sur les formes d’existence des bibliothèques en situation de fermeture sanitaire

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events

University of Toronto – The Coloniality of Data Work for Machine Learning
March 9, 2022

The Future of Preserving, Distributing, and Exhibiting Canadian Cinematic Heritage
March 10, 2022

E-Learning Platform for Cultural Heritage Management
February 25, 2022

National Library of Israel – Jewish Magic
February 28, 2022

Archival Description: Preparing for a New Version of EAD
March 9-10, 2022

Library as Laboratory: New Research from the Archives Unleashed Cohorts Program
March 16, 2022

Information and Records Management Society – How Did Records Management Begin?
March 24, 2022

Where Are we now? Mapping Progress with Geospatial Data Preservation
March 30, 2022

Journée d’étude : archiver, un acte engagé
6 mai 2022

Energy Archives Network – The Role of Energy Archives in Present & Future Energy Policies
June 9-10, 2022

Documents anciens et reconnaissance automatique des écritures manuscrites
23-24 juin 2022, Paris

Les futurs fantastiques : troisième conférence internationale sur l’intelligence artificielle appliquée aux bibliothèques, archives et musées (vidéos disponibles)
8-10 décembre 2021

Sur le web / On the web
From the Vaults: Audio from Edmonton’s Past – An Interview with Dr. Peter Frank Bargen

Video – The Landscape of Crowdsourcing and Transcription at Duke University

Video – Digital Discoveries: Email Archives and the Palladium Project

Video – The Astonishing Survival of the Gladzor Gospels

Archives in Context Podcast – Jesse R. Erickson

University of Central Florida Podcast – Knights Do that: the Importance of Preserving Black History

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada – Acadian heritage: the landscape of Grand-Pré

Library and Archives Canada – Co-Lab Updates for February

Open Scholarship Policy Observatory – Canada’s National Heritage Digitization Strategy

Japanese Canadians share stories of life in internment camps

Friends of the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan – Sprucedale Farm

Saskatchewan – The perils of e-mail attachments and privilege claims

Whitecap Dakota First Nation teams up with Saskatchewan museum in photo naming project

BAnQ – Tizoune, Balloune, la Poune

Québec : où en est la transformation numérique de la gestion de l’information

University of Winnipeg set to launch guide to help find graves of tuberculosis patients

University of British Columbia – Happy Family Day

Legal Archives Society of Alberta – Kene Ilochonwu: the Story Behind Alberta’s First Black Bencher

Bishop Farrell Library & Archives, Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton – Anniversary Reflections

Toronto Public Library – Cartography in the 17th and 18th Centuries: Maps of North America from Digital Archive Ontario

A Chain of Events: Creating an Archive of Winnipeg Cycling History

City of Vancouver Archives – Hamber family photos now available online

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Whistler Mountain’s 20th Birthday

Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) Volunteer Earns Award from Governor General

Sechelt (British Columbia) Community Archives is 25 years old

Oxford County Archives (Ontario) – Oxford County’s Royal Visitors

Digitize your family memories at the Brantford Public Library (Ontario)

Regina poet dreams of showcasing ethnically diverse Prairie authors in regional archive

Afrique / Africa
La Serbie valide le transfert des « Archives de Yougoslavie » au Maroc

Amériques / Americas
Spreading the Creative Commons and Open GLAM principles in Brazil

NARA – The U.S. Forest Service Presents: Winter Olympics

NARA – Meeting you where you Are

NARA – Responding to the Death of King George VI

National Archives Celebrates National Black History Month

NARA – ​​Press Statement in Response to Media Queries About the Equal Rights Amendment

The false claim that Trump was in wrongful possession of confidential documents

Library of Congress – The Unexpected (and Illustrated) Dante

Library of Congress – Volunteer Vignette: a group effort

Library of Congress – Haiti: the Liberation Connection

Smithsonian Libraries and Archives & Wikidata: Plans Become Projects

Maryland Archives offer detailed look into state’s history with the Slavery Project

Yale University – Su’ad Abdul Khabeer presents archival project on Black women

University of California, Santa Barbara – From Title Block to Finding Aid: James H. Garrott and the Gregory Ain papers

University of Texas – More than 60,000 Digitized Items from LGBTQ Pioneers Launch Online

University of Pittsburgh – See the new digital archive that puts Black history front and center

Northwestern University Acquires Photographer’s Essential Archive of 1960s Avant-Garde Art

Arizona State University first Black Collections archivist discusses approaches to uncovering Black history in Arizona

Georgia Tech – Study Reveals Strong Demand for Open-Access Science

Can A.I.-Generated Art Receive Copyright Protection? U.S. Authorities Say no, Citing a Lack of ‘Human Authorship’

How Black archives are highlighting overlooked parts of history and culture

Work is underway to organize a 10,000-piece Hawaiian music collection spanning over 100 years

New York City sued by archivist over release of historical records

A new archive is finally giving everyday black women the reverence they deserve

Jimi Hendrix: rare lyrics manuscript pieced together more than 50 years after it was torn in half to sign autographs

There’s an Archivist for That! An Interview with Camri Kohler of the PBS Utah

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Island Culture Archival Support – Sharing Voyaging Knowledge in Cook Islands

Europe / Europa
Historical Archives of the European Union – Additional Court of Justice procedure files now available for consultation

Keeping Secrets: Montenegro’s Yugoslav-Era Intelligence Files Stay Closed

The latest stage of King Michael of Romania’s private archive completed

Austria – Digitization and Digital Humanities: The Role of the University of Innsbruck in the NewsEye Project

Study finds 90 percent of medieval chivalric and heroic manuscripts have been lost

Armenia – Hovhannes Tumanyan’s private library to be digitized

Suisse – Rousseau défenseur de Genève : la Lettre à d’Alembert, un manuscrit d’exception

France – Les dossiers de protection des majeurs

École nationale des chartes (France) – Appliquer le ‘machine learning’ à la littérature de science-fiction pour écrire une histoire des représentations futuristes

National Archives of Ireland – Annual release of State records, 2022

Digital Repository of Ireland – Launch of Archiving Reproductive Health Pilot Collections

Just 300 out of thousands of medieval Irish-language manuscripts still exist

National Library of Scotland – LGBTQ+ Representation within the Moving Image Archive

UK National Archives – PRONOM: a database centenary

UK National Archives – Prize Papers research portal launched

UK National Archives – Introducing the Printed Prize Appeals: Selected examples from HCA 45

UK National Archives – A vast window display: the British Empire Exhibition of 1924-1925

UK National Archives – Equality of sexuality: the age of consent

Batak manuscripts in the British Library digitised in collaboration with Hamburg University

British Library – Technical challenges of digitising Batak manuscripts

British Library – Digitising Arabic Manuscripts in Mattool, North Kerala (EAP1390)

British Library – The Advent of a Newspaper

British Library – Letters of James Jackson of the Royal Navy: Part 1

Library Lives: Adrian Edwards, British Library St Pancras

Identification and analysis of our research repository file formats using DROID

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – My spiritual home destroyed itself: Stefan Zweig’s Suicide Note

National Library of Israel – Defending the Scottsboro Boys

National Library of Israel – Automated Food Distribution and Hi-Tech Plumbing: Noah’s Ark Re-Envisioned

Jerusalem libraries preserves heritage by digitising manuscripts

The National Library of Lebanon Re-Opens to the Public

Genève restitue à Beyrouth un nouveau lot des archives libanaises de Maurice Dunand

Presidency of Turkey Manuscripts Institution – New database offers insight into 802 historical seals

Médaille archivistique au Comité International Olympique

A Beginner’s Guide to Brunnhilde: the Installation, Recent Update, Additional Dependencies, and Uses of the Brunnhilde Software

A promising path for parsing?

How Archivists Uncover the Clues to History

Video game preservation charity accuses Nintendo of being actively destructive to game history

How law firm librarians are reinventing themselves

Forgotten Books: the Application of Unseen Species Models to the Survival of Culture

Open-access publishing fees deter researchers in the global south