Thursday 27 October 2022

Vol. 16, no. 9

                                                 De l’État / From the State

Ressources / Resources
BAnQ – Éléments à considérer lors de l’acquisition d’archives de communautés religieuses

Archives nationales de Luxembourg – Tableau de tri du Ministère de l’Égalité entre les femmes et les hommes

Les plans d’urgence dans les bibliothèques patrimoniales françaises : pour une politique nationale de prévention des risques

De la communauté / From the community
Democracy Watch – List of Key Changes Needed to Make the Federal Access to Information Act, Enforcement and Operation of the Federal Open Government System Effective

Towards a National PID Strategy for Canada

IFLA Statement on Evidence for Sustainable Development

Black Digital Humanities Projects & Resources

Article – The Biscari Archive: a Case Study of the Application of Transkribus Tool

Archival Science, vol. 22, no. 4 (2022)

Journal of Digital Media Management, vol. 11, no. 1 (2022)

Journal of the History of Collections, vol. 34, no. 2 (2022)

Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, vol. 37, no. 4 (2022)

Manuscript Studies: a Journal of the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies, vol. 7, no. 2 (2022)

Library Management, vol. 43, no. 8-9 (2022)

Friends of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Archives (Toronto) Newsletter, vol. 30, no. 2 (2022)

Burlington Historical Society (Ontario) Gazette, vol. 18, no. 9 (2022)

Book – LGBT Victorians: Sexuality and Gender in the Nineteenth-Century Archives

Book – The Archive Is in All Present Tense

Book – Fragments of Truth: Indian Residential Schools and the Challenge of Reconciliation in Canada

Book – Disciplines of Modernity: Archives, Histories, Anthropologies

Book – Baseball and Cultural Heritage

Book – Intellectual Property Rights in Science, Technology, and Economic Performance: International Comparisons

Book – Selecting and Implementing Technologies in Libraries: a Primer

Book – Data Mining and Exploration: from Traditional Statistics to Modern Data Science

Book – Getting Permission: Using & Licensing Copyright-Protected Materials Online & Off (Eighth Edition)

Livre – Enfants abandonnés, enfants sans père (nouvelle édition)

Livre – Les Français dans la guerre : archives du quotidien, 1940-1945

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Association for Manitoba Archives – Annual General Meeting 2022
November 10, 2022

Pour un regard féministe sur la généalogie
21 novembre, Saint-Hyacinthe

Archives Association of Ontario 2023 Annual Conference
May 10-12, 2023, Cobourg

Data X Salon with Dr. Michelle Caswell & Dr. Miriam Posner
October 28, 2022

ARMA International – What is the General Data Protection Regulation
November 8, 2022

Entre Nous: Three Archives in Conversation with Lynnette Widder, João Pina, and Mila Turajlić
November 8, 2022, Paris

Disputed Archival Heritage
November 9, 2022

Underrepresented Voices in the Archive
November 10, 2022

National Archives of Singapore – Digital Preservation Myths and Realities
November 13, 2022

The Archive of Tomorrow: a Metadata and Discovery Group in Scotland Bites Seminar
18 novembre 2022

Information & Records Management Society – Options for managing M365 records with an E3 licence
November 23, 2022

Webinaire Respadon – Collectes et usages scientifiques du web électoral
25 novembre 2022

History and Archives in Practice
March 29, 2023, London

Eleventh International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science (Proceedings Available)
May 29 – June 1, 2022, Oslo

Sur le web / On the web
Law Bytes Podcast – Canada’s Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard on why Government Needs a Culture of Providing Information Instead of Hiding it

Gofundme – Canadian Heritage Photography Foundation

Vidéo du Service historique de la défense (France) – L’affaire Dreyfus, la restauration du dossier secret

Video – Staffing for Digital Preservation

Community Archiving Workshop – New Website

2022-2023 National Digital Stewardship Alliance Web Archiving Survey

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

80 years to unseal RCMP files: what one researcher’s death says about Canada’s access-to-information system

Library and Archives Canada – Fergie Jenkins’s Long and Grinding Road to Cooperstown

Exposing Library and Archives Canada’s dismal transparency record

La Commission d’accès à l’information du Québec demande aux organismes publics et au gouvernement d’agir pour que les demandes d’accès soient traitées dans les délais légaux

BAnQ – À l’ouest du chemin de fer

Nomination à la Direction générale de l’Association des archivistes du Québec

Jacques Légaré, co-creator of one of Quebec’s top genealogy research tools, appointed to Order of Canada

Simon Fraser University – Beer (records) in the Archives

University of British Columbia – Explore Open Collections: Halloween through the Ages

City of Vancouver Archives – Otter Moments from Vancouver’s History: Part II

Surrey’s (British Columbia) Japanese Community in the Archival Spotlight

Lake Country Museum and Archives (British Columbia) – Okanagan Centre Glacier

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Before the Fitzsimmons Express

Wellington County Museum and Archives (Ontario) Hosting Events to Commemorate Remembrance Day

Christmas market planned at Wellington County Museum and Archives

Centre d’archives régionales du Séminaire de Nicolet – La bataille du rail à Nicolet

Artisans de la terre : un projet de la Société d’histoire et de généalogie Maria-Chapdelaine et la Télé du Haut-du-Lac

Société d’histoire de la Haute-Yamaska – L’Empire Tobacco : soixante-seize ans de présence à Granby

Dématique et SAE (33): la fonction sortie des données déposées (3): Le processus de restitution des données déposées

Émile Proulx-Cloutier, remixeur d’archives

Archivist Authors: the Sound of Fire by Renée Belliveau

Thirteen Questions with: Jess Oakman, Library Technician, Ottawa Catholic School Board

Afrique / Africa
Archives en Algérie : 40 ans de recherches généalogiques

A Stash of Gems on Women from the Nigerian National Archives

South Africa – University of Cape Town’s Centre for Curating the Archives: Featuring the Katrine Harries Print Cabinet

Amériques / Americas
United States National Archives by the Numbers

NARA – Washington DC Weather and Diplomatic Protocol, 1959

NARA – Patent Drawings from Beyond the Grave

NARA – Radio Broadcast of a “Catastrophe” Results In “Very Grave And Serious Situation” In Trenton, New Jersey

Library of Congress Acquires Historical Airfare Collection

Library of Congress – Leslie Jordan: Farewell, and we Are not Doing Okay.

Library of Congress Acquires Rare Codex from Central Mexico

Los Alamos National Laboratory – More than 10,000 Manhattan Project personnel cards go from print to digital

New Data Privacy Considerations Heighten the Need for Attention to Records Management and Information Governance Practices

Society of American Archivists – Focus on Collections: Queer History Month

University of Florida – Read 7,000 Historic Children’s Books for Free in this Online Archive

University of Wisconsin-Madison – Digitized publications on new website tell early film, broadcast, recording history

Colorado State University – Q&A: Why it’s so important to preserve the history of the Colorado River Compact

Rediscovered Hollywood Film Archive Offers Collectors the Chance to Own a Piece of Cinematic History

A 1990s relic, floppy disks get second life at California warehouse

A Legendary Erotic Archive Has Been out of Public View for Decades. We Found it

Arhoolie Records’ revered Mexican music collection is now online

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia – Exit the ghouls

Australia – Creating Records from Memory

National Library of New Zealand – Restriction reviews and exciting withdrawals

Europe / Europa
Introducing the Historical Archives of the European Union’s Multimedia Portal

Launch of the Secondary Archive: Albania, Kosovo, Serbia and Visegrad countries

German Researchers and Archive Producers is Born

Descendant of Doctor Zhivago author loses copyright court case

Greek monastery manuscripts tell new story of Ottoman rule

New artificial intelligence tool colorizes black-and-white photos automatically

Les archives Barragán, une incroyable saga

An Archival Discovery Shows the Enduring Contemporary Influence of Jean Prouvé

National Archives of Ireland – File in Focus: Constitution Committee, 1922

Ireland – Richard Harris’s legacy to be preserved in new archive exhibition in Cork

National Library of Scotland – 100th Anniversary of One of the Greatest Poems of the 20th Century

Jersey Island – Société Jersiaise’s digital collections are now online

UK National Archives – Digital Project Wins International Award

UK National Archives – My 20sStreet: Kirby Moor

UK National Archives – Prize Papers exhibition at the German Historical Institute London

Picking up the (broken) pieces: adapting a treatment to stabilise and ensure access to severely damaged photographic glass plate negatives at The National Archives, UK

British Library – Exploring the richness and variety of letters sent to the East India Company

British Library – An Encounter between Knowledge Systems: the Work of Snowchange Cooperative

British Library – Alexander the Great in Firdawsi’s Book of Kings

Launch of online oral history collection reveals untold story of the BBC

The rukus! cultural archive: Black history and black LGBTQ history are one and the same

Extremely rare Charles Darwin manuscript expected to sell for up to $800K at auction

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – An Inimitable Talent: The Qanun Player Yusuf Za’arur

National Library of Israel – Maya the Bee in the Service of Germany’s Soldiers

Israel to house the world’s largest collection of manuscripts in an Einstein museum

New digital art archive launched to help Yazidi community rebuild after genocide

Memories from the Anthropocene: digital preservation in a time of climate crisis

Everything dies, including information

Make Obituary Searches Easier with Obit Magnet

This Archivist Spent Over $40,000 And 22 Years Scanning Every PS2 Manual