Thursday 28 April 2022

Vol. 15, no. 35

                                                             Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Information Commissioner of Canada – Systemic Investigation of Library and Archives Canada

Audit of NARA’s Holdings Protection Program

NARA – Farm Credit Administration Records Management Program Records Management Inspection Report

De la communauté / From the community
ARMA – Information Governance Implementation Model (Version 2)

Examples of Born Digital Description in Finding Aids

Indigenous Oral History Reader

Artificial Intelligence for Cultural Organisations Network – Case Study 2: Computer Vision and Cultural Heritage

Document de travail – La gouvernance de l’information dans les organisations : proposition d’un cadre unifié d’évaluation

Reference Services Review, vol. 50, no. 2 (2022)

Association for Recorded Sound Collections Newsletter, no. 158 (2022)

Greynet – Quarterly Newsletter on Grey Literature, vol. 14, no. 2 (2022)

Library and Archives Canada – Documentary Heritage and Official Language Minority Communities Newsletter, vol. 3, no. 7 (2022)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 42, no. 3 (2022)

Archives Association of Ontario – Off the Record, vol. 38, no. 2 (2022)

Archivore: bulletin de l’Association des étudiants et diplômés en archivistique d’Angers (France), no 43 (2022)

Book now in Open Access – Archives, Access and Artificial Intelligence: Working with Born-Digital and Digitized Archival Collections

Open Access Book – Medieval Multilingual Manuscripts: Case Studies from Ireland to Japan

Book – Tutankhamun: Excavating the Archive

Book – Metadata Matters

Book – Text Mining for Information Professionals: an Uncharted Territory

Book – Self-Determined First Nations Museums and Colonial Contestation: the Keeping Place

Book – Media of the Masses: Cassette Culture in Modern Egypt

Book – The Many Faces of Art Forgery: from the Dark Side to Shades of Gray

Book – Geographies of Nationhood: Cartography, Science, and Society in the Russian Imperial Baltic

Book – Africa’s Struggle for its Art: History of a Postcolonial Defeat

Book – The Business of Digital Publishing: an Introduction to the Digital Book and Journal Industries (Second Edition)

Book – Wounds of our Past: Remembering Captivity, Enslavement and Resistance in African Oral Narratives

Livre – La gestion des archives : maîtriser les documents et les données

Livre – Miroirs d’encre : histoire du livre, désirs de lecture

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Canadian Conservation Institute Self-Paced Course – Preservation Housekeeping for Heritage Sites and Small Museums

Canadian Conservation Institute Self-Paced Course – Museum Collections Documentation and Data Cleaning

The World of Yousuf Karsh: a Private Essence
Until October 16, 2022, Halifax

Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat Office of the Chief Information Officer – Metadata Symposium
May 5, 2022

The Future of the British Columbia Archives: a Chance to Speak
May 9, 2022

Précieuse source historique : les albums d’E.-Z. Massicotte
15 mai 2022, Montréal

Fédération des milieux documentaires – Cybersécurité à l’ère du numérique
18 mai 2022

Association for Manitoba Archives – Intro to the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Report and Calls for Justice
May 19, 2022

Council of Nova Scotia Archives – Introduction to Archives
May 24-27, June 20-23, July 4-7, 2022

Performance in the Archives
April 29, 2022

International Seminar on Sport Archives
May 9, 2022

Understanding and Mitigating Bias and Racism across Collections at Yale University’s Museums, Libraries, and Archives
May 10, 2022

Journées d’études – Les archives des associations en Europe et au Moyen-Orient
17-18 mai 2022, Aix-en-Provence (France)

Digital Preservation for the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
June 27, 29-30, 2022

Image and Research Conference
November 16-19, 2022

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast – Kahentinetha Horn: Nothing but the Truth: Part 1

Podcast – Sean Smith, Archives of Ontario

United Nations Archives Geneva Platform

Vidéo – Dans les coulisses des archives de l’Église de France

Irish History Podcast – Getting Dirty in a Digital Archive

Slides – Collaboration on Registration, Deposit and Digitization of Flemish non-fiction Film Heritage

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

The Canadian Government Makes its Choice: Implementation of Copyright Term Extension without Mitigating against the Harms

Statement by the Librarian and Archivist of Canada following the Office of the Information Commissioner’s systemic investigation on Access to Information

Library and Archives Canada – Anne Heggtveit: a good night’s sleep brings Olympic gold

Library and Archives Canada changes to the system: April 2022

Kudos Library and Archives Canada front line staff

Canadian War Museum – In their own Voices: Stories from Canadian Veterans and their Families

More than 200 boxes of records under scrutiny by Ottawa, courts for residential school connections

History on record: how the CBC Northern Service built a unique trove of Canadian music

A Preliminary Analysis of Authorship in Archivaria (2011-2021)

Northwest Territories launches online art portal in bid to open up collection

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Ontario Society of Artists

Why healthcare data is the latest cyber battlefield

BAnQ – Guy Lafleur, on te dit « Chapeau »!

Québec annonce 3 M$ pour mettre en valeur et protéger notre mémoire collective

La ministre Nathalie Roy défend ses critères de nomination (incluant à BAnQ)

Is Canada ready for open access?

One story at a time: Muslims in Canada Archives fill critical gap in national narrative

University College of the North online archive of traditional knowledge material now available

Canadian Lutheran World Relief donates archival material to Wilifrid Laurier University Archives

University of British Columbia Library opens new Conservation Space in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

University of British Columbia – Metadata Cleanup for the Alma Mater Society Image Collection

University of British Columbia – Kelowna’s industrial history comes alive through unique collaboration

University of Victoria – British Columbia Theatre History Preserved

Lakehead University archives – Finnish Labour Temple time capsule unsealed

Toronto Metropolitan University Archives & Special Collections – Archives A to Z 2022 Week 4

Funny business: Western University librarian seeks help to sort university’s 70,000 comic books

Western University – Artificial Intelligence and the Detection of Human Emotion

Origami mystery unfolding at Western University libraries in London, Ontario

University of Waterloo Archives and Special Collections – Five years down

Legal Archives Society of Alberta – The Charter of Rights and Freedoms at 40

British Columbia historical archive includes local Jewish community leader

Toronto Public Library – History of Toronto Public Library’s Staff House (1928–1964)

Maps: Check out these six funky old (and sometimes problematic) tourism maps of Vancouver

Nanaimo Community Archives asks for submissions for Heritage House Renovation Awards

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Whistler Mountain’s First Ski Patrol

Musée d’histoire de Sherbrooke – Lumières sur le fonds de la famille Echenberg

Centre d’archives régionales du Séminaire de Nicolet – Arnoult de Laubia et la Seigneurie de Nicolet

Oxford County Archives (Ontario) – Punkeydoodle’s Corner: Part 2: The Stories Behind the Name

Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) honoured with Blackfoot name

Photographer digitizes hundreds of never-seen images of Inuit communities

American Library Association Library History Round Table presents the 2022 Gleason Book Award to Rebecka Taves Sheffield

Dématique et SAE (32): la fonction sortie des données déposées (2): le processus de gestion des communications des données déposées

Afrique / Africa
Tunisie – Le Kef : Un incendie suspect détruit les archives de la mairie

(Re)launch of South African History Archive at Wits University

Amériques / Americas
Records of 18th-century ship given to Bermuda Archives

NARA – Appointment of the First Archivist of the United States

NARA – Chernobyl Before it Was Chernobyl!

Q&A David Ferriero: Naming the Feelings and Offering Support

Library of Congress Acquires Papers of Award-Winning Playwright Neil Simon

Library of Congress – The Gorgeous Jazz Age Photography of Alfred Cheney Johnston

Library of Congress – Ulysses S. Grant: 200th Birthday

Library of Congress – The Seizure of Jewish Intellectual Property Ahead of World War II

Smithsonian – A 19th Century Encyclopedia Gets a Modern Makeover

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Waukesha Field Station digital image archive is now live

Arizona State University’s Archival Collections Highlight Histories of Latine and Chicano History

Decades after his death, Marshall University students archive forgotten Huntington writer’s work

Indiana University – Archives in the Outfield: an Intern’s Perspective of Archival Instruction

Footage in New York City’s Archives Sheds Important Light on the Northern Civil Rights Movement and Police Efforts to Undermine it

How an Unrealized Art Show Created an Archive of Black Women’s Art

Celebrating International Design Day with Architecture, Arts and Design Archivist Harold Housley

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia ramps up digitisation of at-risk records

The National Library of Australia wants your federal election ephemera

Australia – For nation: 330,000 online memorials unlock individual stories of our First World War ANZACs

An Interview with Elise Edmonds of the State Library of New South Wales (Australia)

The Tasmanian Archives (Australia) research files: giving remote researchers access to the same research material as locals

Australia – The Amazing Archive of First Nations Stories Written on Stone

New Zealand – I do what my heart tells me to do: archivist on mission to honour every fallen kiwi soldier buried overseas

New Zealand – Indigenous Knowledge and Research Infrastructure: an Interview with Katharina Ruckstuhl

An Online Archive of Beautiful, Early 20th Century Japanese Postcards

Restorer uses deadly plants to repair ancient Tibetan classics

Indonesian classic films’ restoration can open new insights for youngsters

Creation of State Digital Archive planned in 2023 in Kyrgyzstan

India – Aurangabad-based university seeks Rs 4.62 cr to conserve over 3,400 rare manuscripts

Europe / Europa
European Holocaust Research Infrastructure – What can I do with this messy spreadsheet? Converting from Excel sheets to fully compliant EAD-XML files

Arolsen Archives’ #everynamecounts Project Uses Artificial Intelligence to Help Uncover Information on Victims of Nazi Persecution

Blue Shield supports the NATO Allied Rapid Reaction Corps at Urban Lion TTX and Arrcade Expert

Blue Shield Poland helps Ukraine to protect cultural property

International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property – Protecting endangered heritage in Ukraine

Archive that preserved Ukrainian language, history when it was banned by Soviets moves to Ukraine

‘Lost’ Viking Village Artifacts Emerge from Norwegian Basement Archive

Belgique – Passé colonial: un appel public sera lancé pour retrouver l’original du discours de Lumumba

France – La communication des jugements de divorce

National University of Ireland Galway – Eoghan Ó’Tuairisc: the Archive of a Bilingual Writer

Concerns Declaration of Arbroath and other Scots records at risk

Appeal launched as organisers reveal plans for new Edinburgh Festival Fringe archive

UK National Archives – Experimental in every sense: the Metropolitan Police Women Patrols

British Library – Medieval Manuscripts Cataloguer and Researcher

British Library – Our top 10 most unusual collection items

British Library – A 2000-year-old postcard

British Library – The Prayer Book of a Queen: Isabella of Castile and Inquisitorial Culture in Late Medieval Spain

British Library – Reframing the Tin Book

University of Westminster – Capturing and preserving practice based research

Leeds University – Still whanging? Dialect hunt aims to update prized English language archive

A Tiny Brontë Book, Sold for $1.25 Million, to Return Home

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – The Bar Mitzvah Gift That Survived the Holocaust

National Library of Israel – The Jews were in shock: a Nazi View of Kristallnacht

Iran – Rarely-seen Quran manuscripts unveiled at Tehran museum

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives – The ICRC vs. fake news: Setting the record straight in the First World War

L’histoire de la Société des Nations en ligne

For Atari, preservation isn’t just about saving old games

Sony is building a game preservation team

FromThePage vs Transkribus

Importance of records management in a crisis

Resurrection by reading: an ode to used books