Thursday 30 March 2023

Vol. 16, no. 31

Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Canada’s Library of Parliament – Strategic Plan 2023–2028

European Parliament – Protecting Cultural Heritage from Armed Conflicts in Ukraine and Beyond

Council of State Archivists – Be Prepared: Managing & Preserving Email in State and Territorial Governments

National Records of Scotland – Scottish Handwriting, 1500-1700: a Self-Help Pack

Centre de coordination pour l’archivage à long terme de documents électroniques (Suisse) – DICOM comme format d’image et standard dans le domaine médical

Centre de recherche et de restauration des musées de France – Caractéristiques et choix d’un déshumidificateur d’appoint

De la communauté / From the community
Digital Preservation Coalition – Digital Preservation Policy Toolkit 2.0

National Information Standards Organization – Content Profile/Linked Document Standard (for Public Comments)

The Art, Science, and Magic of the Data Curation Network: a Retrospective on Cross-Institutional Collaboration

Legal and Ethical Considerations for Providing Access to Born-Digital Collections: General Data Protection Regulation

Article – Access to Information Research in the Digital Era

Archives and Records, vol. 44, no. 1 (2023)

Journal of Digital Media Management, vol. 11, no. 3 (2023)

Restaurator: International Journal for the Preservation of Library and Archival Material, vol. 44, no. 1 (2023)

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, vol. 74, no. 4 (2023)

International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing, vol. 17, no. 1 (2023)

Archives Society of Alberta Newsletter, vol. 42, no. 2 (2023)

Book – Archiving Cultures: Heritage, Community and the Making of Records and Memory

Book – Moroccan Other-Archives: History and Citizenship after State Violence

Book – Conservation of Books

Book – On Making in the Digital Humanities: the Scholarship of Digital Humanities Development in Honour of John Bradley

Book – Understanding Authenticity in Chinese Cultural Heritage

Book – Privacy in the Age of Big Data: Recognizing Threats, Defending your Rights, and Protecting your Family (Second Edition)

Book – Athena Unbound: why and how Scholarly Knowledge Should Be Free for All

Book – Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House

Book – Adversarial Deep Learning in Cybersecurity: Attack Surfaces, Defence Mechanisms, Learning Theories in Artificial Intelligence

Livre – Gouverner par les données? Pour une sociologie politique du numérique

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Black Digital Archives Panel Discussion
April 3, 2023

Information session: the Casualty Identification Program
April 11, 2023

University of Toronto – Visiting Professor Talk: Opportunities for Information Professionals
April 18, 2023

The Earthly Paradise: Recent Botanical Acquisitions at McMaster University Library
April 20, 2023

The Original Wikipedia: 18th Century Chinese Emperor Qianlong’s Siku Quanshu Project
April 3, 2023

History Behind the Headlines: Presidential Records Act
April 4, 2023

Facing the Future: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Libraries, Archives and Museums
April 11, 2023

Reworking the Archives
April 13-15, 2023, Zürich

Archives and Records Association UK and Ireland – Copyright, Digitisation & Social Media
April 17, 2023

RAM Jam Watch Party: Improving Digital Preservation Capability with Digital Preservation Coalition Rapid Assessment Model
April 17, 2023

Climate Change, Archives, and Digital Preservation
April 21, 2023

The eArchiving Initiative 2023-2024
April 25-26, 2023

Decolonizing Digital Archives
August 21-25, Basel (Switzerland)

Sur le web / On the web
McGill University Rare & Special Collections, Osler, Art, and Archives – A for Archives, B for Books and Beyond: a New Video Series

Baladodiffusion – Notre histoire en tête : Alban Berson, cartothécaire à Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec

Archive/Counter-Archive – The Annotated Archive of Archival Resources

InterPARES Trust AI – Survey on Digitization and Artificial Intelligence for Archives and Documentary Heritage Materials

Video – Using a Custom Wikibase with Siegfried

Counter Narratives in Practice Podcast

Enquête sur les outils informatiques auprès des professionnels dans le milieu des archives

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Highlights from Federal Budget 2023 for the Canadian Library and Information Management Community

Copyright Board Rules of Practice and Procedure: Plus Ça Change, Plus C’est La Même Chose?

Yukon Archives names artist-in-residence

Newfoundland and Labrador – Proposed duty to document amendments have no teeth, says privacy commissioner

Histoire du théâtre au Québec : des affiches conservées dans nos archives

Canada Demonstrates once again its Solid Commitment to Open Infrastructure

Historic treasure trove: Brock University safeguarding Standard and Review archive collection

University of Toronto – GLAM Incubator call for new projects

Quartet in the Quadrangle: Purcell String Quartet Records Come to Simon Fraser University

McGill University Library launches Missing Voices Website & Lost Voices Podcast

Student Spotlight: Mashall Hameed at the McGill University Archives

Conservation Treatment of the First Winnipeg City Council Minutes, 1874-1875

City of Iqaluit misses target of falling under access to information law

Wellington County (Ontario) Getting Ready to Celebrate Archives Awareness Week

Centre d’archives régionales du Séminaire de Nicolet – Histoires d’eaux à Nicolet: récit de deux débâcles

Sur la route des archives: Saint-Hyacinthe

Archives Bois-Francs, d’acquisition en acquisition

Les archives de la Chambre de commerce de Drummond gardée par la Société d’histoire

Société d’histoire de Drummond – Regard sur le travail des femmes à Drummondville entre 1920 et 1950

Art Fraud Doc Shocker: Filmmaker Fights to Keep Source Material after Police Seize Raw Footage in Major Investigation

Afrique / Africa
Mauritania’s ancient libraries could be lost to the expanding desert

Algérie – La gestion des archives en question

University of Cape Town (South Africa) – Archivist among librarians: looking back with appreciation on my retirement

Amériques / Americas
NARA – 60 Days, 50 Years Ago

Library of Congress – Mark Dimunation, Master of Rare Books and Excellent Anecdotes, Retires

Baseball Opening Day, and the Library of Congress Adds MLB History Online

From Grassroots to Society of American Archivists External Standard: Archives for Black Lives in Philadelphia Anti-Racist Description Resources

University of Buffalo receives $500,000 Mellon Foundation grant to develop Haudenosaunee Archive, Resource and Knowledge Portal

University of Texas – Harry Ransom Center Acquires Archive of Poet James Fenton

How Boston University Helped Modern-Day Explorers Find a Lost Treasure on a Remote Glacier

Bowling Green State University – Music Library and Bill Schurk Sound Archives partners with Internet Archive

Thurgood Marshall Institute to Collect, Share Oral Histories and Digitize Archival Material from Legal Defence Fund’s 83 Years Defending Civil Rights

Internet Archive’s digital book lending violates copyrights, US judge rules

Internet Archives – The Fight Continues

A lawsuit against the Internet Archive threatens the most significant specialized library to emerge in decades, say a group of current and former university librarians

Here’s what the World’s Most Heavily Guarded Photo Archive Looks Like

J. Paul Getty Museum – A look at 15 beautiful images from one 11th-century manuscript

Tulsa Historical Society and Museum Adds 50,000 Photos to Online Archive

Blurred Boundaries and Records Resilience: how COVID-19 Changed Records Management

Hoosier film archivist shares passion for projecting and restoring old films

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia’s cultural institutions are especially vulnerable to efficiency dividends: looking back at 35 years of cuts

Explore Hundreds of Thousands of Japanese Woodblock Prints in a Ukiyo-e Archive

Indonesian government looks to NFTs to preserve cultural heritage

Europe / Europa
National Archives of Norway – Peace Research Institute Oslo Historical Archive Is now Publicly Available

The Nuohtti service provides digital access to Sámi material in European archives

State Archival Service of Ukraine – About 460,000 scan copies of documents have been added to the online-archive Babyn Yar

International Internet Preservation Consortium – One year on: an update on the War in Ukraine Content Development Working Group collection

Everyone Had to Do with it, Either through Family or Some Other Means: Testimonies of Ukrainian Witnesses About the Holocaust in Volhynia

National Library of Finland to terminate microfilming in early 2024

Archives en Suisse : un tour d’horizon

France – Workshop Report: Working with Potentially Sensitive Digital Photographic Archives with the Help of Multimodal Deep-learning

Cinéma : pourquoi un archiviste de Nancy était à la cérémonie des Oscars

UK National Archives – Examining the Foreign Office’s Slave Trade Department records

UK National Archives – Fictitious treasons: the Popish Plot

UK National Archives – Ogu Umunwanyi, Ekong Iban, Women’s War: a story of protest by Nigerian women

UK National Archives – The Beeching Axe

UK National Archives – How those found guilty of treason were punished

UK National Archives – Ena Clare Sullivan: a Jamaican nurse aboard the Empire Windrush

Unseen Tolkien letters discovered at the National Archives

British Library – A scandalous elopement

British Library – Close Encounters of the Sea Duck kind

British Library – Preserving Bach’s manuscripts

British Library – Wings aren’t just for flying

British Library – Women travellers on Indian railways

Digital Preservation at the Library of Birmingham active digital preservation

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Yad Vashem to reach five million Shoah victims’ name records

National Library of Israel – Pigs in a Shtrayml

National Library of Israel – This Book Also Goes Up to Scholem: On Gershom Scholem and Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi

National Library of Israel – Chaim Topol’s Unbelievable Journey to Fiddler on the Roof

National Library of Israel gets a celestial space diary

Israel – Codex Sasson: one of the most valuable manuscripts comes to Ramat Aviv

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives – Circulars

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives – An ICRC delegate alone at the heart of the Greco-Turkish War (1919-1923)

International Committee of the Red Cross Library and Archives – The child as a humanitarian icon: Between the idiosyncratic and the enduring in six films

UNESCO – Archives digitisation is key to preserve community heritage

Digital Preservation Coalition – A preoccupation with preservation policies

Digital Preservation Coalition – After the Repository: Reproducibility, Transparency and Artificial Intelligence

Digital Preservation Coalition – I don’t want to lose you, this good thing that I got: Sustaining DPC Resources

A new method proposed to restore ancient manuscripts

Our universe was lost for ever: what happens when a tech glitch erases your memories?

Comment choisir son logiciel de GED ?

Your CD and DVD Discs May Fail Sooner than you Think

How 3D technology creates digital twins to protect historical and cultural heritage

Archives marginales ou archives de la marginalité ? Une approche historique et épistémologique contrastée