Thursday 25 May 2023

Vol. 16, no. 39

                                                     Ressources / Resources

De l’État / From the State
Archives de l’État en Belgique – Rapport annuel 2022

British Library – Knowledge Matters: the British Library 2023–2030

Public Record Offive Victoria (Australia) – Retention and Disposal Authority: Coroners Court of Victoria (for Comments)

De la communauté / From the community
Coalition for Canadian Digital Heritage – Strategic Framework

Canadian Research Knowledge Network and Canadian Association of Research Libraries – Towards Open Scholarship: a Canadian Research and Academic Library Action Plan to 2025

Canadian Association of Research Libraries – National Advocacy Framework for Open Educational Resources

Rapport d’activité de l’Association des archivistes francophones de Belgique

Society of American Archivists - Dataset: Archival Census and Education Needs Survey in the United States

Visualizing Linguistic Diversity of Text Datasets Synthesized by Large Language Models

Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, vol. 74, no. 6 (2023)

Library Trends, vol. 70. no. 1 (2023)

The Electronic Library, vol. 41, no. 2-3 (2023)

Slovo, no 53 (numéro spécial : archives et traces : enjeux, usages et poétiques)

Mémoire d’étude (Enssib) – Les fonds d’érudits locaux en bibliothèque : état des lieux et visibilité

Open Access Book – Variant Scholarship: Ancient Texts in Modern Contexts

Book – Lesbian Love Story: a Memoir in Archives

Book – Reconstructing Performance Art: Practices of Historicisation, Documentation and Representation

Book – Toronto as Community: Fifty Years of Photographs

Book – Photographing America’s First Astronauts: Project Mercury through the Lens of Bill Taub

Book – Rethinking Copyright for Sustainable Human Development: Higher Education and Access to Knowledge

Book – J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library: Building the Bookman’s Paradise

Book – The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Recolonisation of Africa: the Coloniality of Data

Book – Principles of Knowledge Auditing: Foundations for Knowledge Management Implementation

Book – Contemporary Curating, Artistic Reference and Public Reception: Reconsidering Inclusion, Transparency and Mediation in Exhibition Making Practice

Livre – Numérisation 3D du patrimoine bâti : acquisition des données, nuages de points et livrables

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
University of Alberta Bruce Peel Special Collections Exhibit – Mercantile Mobility: Chinese Merchants in Western Canada
Until November 30, 2023, Edmonton

Doors Open : the Archives of Ontario
May 28, 2023, Toronto

What do Members of the Public Want from Data Access and Use Policies?
May 31, 2023

Expanding Access Ability: Exploring Themes of Access in Archives and Information Management
June 5, 2023

Datasheets for Datasets: Describing Web Archives Collections
June 1, 2023

Indigenous Cartography and Cartography of the Indigenous
June 1, 2023

International Archives Week
June 5-9, 2023

Information & Records Management Society – Incorporating Email into an Information Management Strategy
June 6, 2023

NARA’s Regulations for Digitizing Permanent Records
June 7, 2023

Exploring the Digital Record of Everyday Life in Covid-era Britain
June 14, 2023

Symposium on Scientific Archives
June 27-28, 2023

Filling in the Blanks: the Genesis of the English Stationery Binding
October 5, 2023, Kew

Sur le web / On the web
Baladodiffusion du Centre de recherche en civilisation canadienne-française – Les femmes vues par leurs archives

Archives & Things Podcast – Dr. Mark V. Campbell, Northside Hip Hop Archive

Video – An introduction to the Digital Preservation Coalition Technology Watch Report by its Authors

Vidéo – Aide à la décision pour la conservation et la gestion des collections

Video – Exploring Interoperability in Digital Migrations for Special Collections

Video – Supporting Software Preservation Services in Research & Memory Organizations

Video – Enriching Library and Archival Records with Ethnolinguistics Minority Language Identification

Discussion Forum for People Interested in Using Machine Learning in a GLAM

Unlocking our Digital Past with Artificial Intelligence – Survey

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Library and Archives Canada helps preserve documentary heritage across Canada by funding projects in communities

Library and Archives Canada – Chinese Canadian Genealogy: General Registers and C.I.9 certificates

Documentary Heritage Communities Program 2023-2024

Library and Archives Canada Co-Lab Update for May

The Archival Records of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation inscribed in the UNESCO Memory of the World International Register

Welcoming collaboration in the digital universe: how can information professionals unite their efforts to open up culture data?

Canadian Centre for Architecture – A Matter of terms: reflections on the value of interpretation in combination with the technical practice of cataloguing

Newfoundlad & Labrador now has its very own queer history archive

Le Parti québécois veut accéder aux archives sur le camp du Non

Le fonds la Presse à BAnQ : un chantier de plusieurs années

BAnQ – L’histoire des Patriotes racontée par la presse écrite

BAnQ – Une famille de Montréal-Sud

University of British Columbia Digitizers’ Blog – House Styles

Toronto Metropolitan University Archives & Special Collections – Grant Collingwood Fonds

University of Waterloo Special Collections and Archives – Passing of Michael Fritsch and Eric McCormack

Les archives des Augustines du Canada inscrites au Registre international de la Mémoire du monde de l’UNESCO

Whistler Museum and Archives Society – Creating Whistler’s Parks: Rainbow Park, appropriate to expropriate

Local Painting to Get New Home at Museum & Archives of Vernon (British Columbia)

Galt Museum and Archives (Alberta) – A Hairdresser’s Account

Trent Valley Archives (Ontario) celebrates local authors

Centre d’archives régional des Îles-de-la-Madeleine – Le fonds Jean Boulva en vedette… le long travail d’avant diffusion

Centre d’archives régionales du Séminaire de Nicolet – Joseph-Arthur Lemay : un nicolétain pionnier de la bande dessinée au Québec

Royal Canadian Mounted Police use forensic genealogy to connect human remains to Alberta woman

A long-forgotten manuscript comes out of hibernation

Afrique / Africa
Heritage for Peace – Sudan Heritage Protection Initiative

Sénégal: Vers l’harmonisation des procédures d’archivage des actes d’état civil dans la région de Diourbel

Amériques / Americas
United States National Archives Awards $6.5 Million in Grants for Historical Records Projects

NARA – Digitizing Records: Getting Started

NARA – Digitizing Records: Documentation

NARA – Dong Kingman: Watercolor Master

NARA – Where to Lay an American Hero? The Burial Controversy of John Rice (Ho-Chunk)

NARA – Onoda of the Jungle

What’s new online at the Library of Congress: May 2023

Library of Congress – A Civil War Story: Rebecca Pomroy, Lincoln’s Nurse

Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum Launches New Virtual Exhibition

FBI Releases Files Showing Ever-Present Threats Against Queen Elizabeth II

Bill passes to create video archive of Nebraska legislative activity

Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts wants protection from Disfarmer discovery

A Gift from the People: the Libraries and Archives of the University of Wisconsin

Old Dominion University – Generative Archive Restoration

Boeing’s New Home for Historical Archives

A Hospital Visit Reveals Medieval Secrets Hidden in Books

In pictures: Sofia Coppola opens up her personal archive

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
State Library and Tasmanian Archives (Australia) – Manufacturing Reform: Female Convicts and Straw Bonnets

Records on two Korean civil revolutions added to UNESCO register

Korean truth commission will not investigate wartime civilian massacre in Hà My

Thought experiment in the National Library of Thailand

Can a truth and reconciliation commission help solve race debates in Fiji?

India – Back to the roots: Non-profit strives to educate Malayalis about their culture, history

Gandhari Buddhist Manuscripts from First BC to Third AD handed over to Pakistan

Europe / Europa
Finland – Åland’s first UNESCO honour: Gustaf Erikson’s shipping company archive included in Unesco’s Memory of the World register

National Library of Finland – The new website of the Jean Sibelius Works project

A Literary Collection in Hungary

Romania’s oldest manuscript included in UNESCO heritage list

Rare Nazi documents exhibited in Poland archive

Czech Republic – Dvořák archive and Moll Map Collection added to UNESCO list

Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency Member demands Access to the Archives of the former Yugoslavia

Armenia – UNESCO Includes Gomidas Collection in Memory of the World Register

Armenia – Photographs are the Last Witnesses: Project SAVE Archives

Delving into the Portuguese Inquisition archives

Netherlands – Ancient texts of Leiden University on the World Heritage List

A new study of ancient tablets could reveal more about life in the Roman Army

Switzerland – Heidi archives put on UNESCO Memory of the World Register

Archives de l’État en Belgique – Un fonds exceptionnel au service de la restitution du patrimoine culturel congolais

Belgique – Les Archives générales manquent de bras

Sept nouvelles inscriptions françaises au Registre international du patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO Mémoire du monde

Les registres des noms des personnes en esclavage dans les colonies françaises font désormais partie de la Mémoire du Monde

France – L’UNESCO inscrit la tenture de l’Apocalypse à son registre Mémoire du monde

Un survol de l’archivistique féministe en France

L’intelligence artificielle révolutionne aussi le Moyen Âge

Heritage Malta launches website on historic ship graffiti

RTÉ Publishes Archive Recordings of Irish Music from the 1930s to the 70s

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland : a treasure trove of history gathered over a century

Treasure Hunting at the UK Parliamentary Archives

UK Parliamentary Archives – 1005 Days Tony Benn’s Political Exile

UK National Archives – Indian indenture: Creative responses to the archives

British Library – Medieval and Renaissance Women: remember their names

British Library – Robert Clive: from Hero to Villain

British Library – The wreck of the Arniston

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
National Library of Israel – Unveiling the Connection: why we Read the Book of Ruth on Shavuot

Palestinian Stories initiative: a digital archive for Palestinian families

64 new inscriptions on UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register

World Health Organization releases

Using Transkribus for OCR with printed books

Identification of PDF preservation risks with VeraPDF and JHOVE

Bringing Together Data Governance & Information Governance

How to preserve your digital memories

Archive Team Races to Save a Billion Imgur Files Before Porn Deletion Apocalypse

A Twitter bug is restoring deleted tweets and retweets including my own