Thursday, 12 January 2017

Vol. 10, no. 20

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
City of Winnipeg Archives - Conducting Research on Indigenous Peoples and History at the City of Winnipeg Archives

Public Record Office Victoria (Australia) - Retention and Disposal Authority for Records of the Higher and Further Education Functions 

U.S. Director of National Intelligence - Improving the Intelligence Community's Declassification Process and the Community's Support to the National Declassification Center

Bibliothèque nationale de France - Le yoga : bibliographie sélective

De la communauté / From the community
Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries - Statement on Open Software, Open Standards, and Digital Preservation

Society of American Archivists - Proposed Level One Guidelines for Standardized Holdings Counts and Measures (for Comments)

A Statement from European Research Organisations on Copyright in the Digital Single Market

Institute of Museum and Library Services - Strengthening Networks, Sparking Change: Museums and Libraries as Community Catalysts

Enssib - Métiers des bibliothèques : guide des formations

Article - Implementing E-Legal Deposit: a British Library Perspective 

Article - Content Analysis of 150 Years of British Periodicals

Publications
Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, vol. 31, no. 4 (2016)

Information & Culture: a Journal of History, vol. 52, no. 1 (2017)

Library Management, vol. 38, no. 1 (2017)

Book History, vol. 19 (2016)

Archival Outlook (January/February 2017)

IFLA Metadata Newsletter, vol. 2, no. 2 (December 2016)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 6, no. 12 (2016)

Patrimoines : revue de l'Institut national du patrimoine, no 12 (2016)

Doctoral Dissertations - Traditional versus Virtual Archives: the Evolving Digital Identity of Archives in Germany

Book - Currents of Archival Thinking (Second Edition)

Book - Landscapes and Landmarks of Canada: Real, Imagined, (Re)Viewed

Book - Collaborating for Impact: Special Collections and Liaison Librarian Partnerships

Book - Information Governance: Concepts, Requirements, Technologies
Available through ARMA International Bookstore: https://members.arma.org/eweb/browse.aspx?site=ARMASTORE&type=Publication

Book - General Data Protection Regulation: the Functional Specifications of European Union Grade Privacy

Book - Aftermath: Legacies and Memories of War in Europe, 1918-1945-1989

Book - Reading Modernism with Machines: Digital Humanities and Modernist Literature 

Book - The Future of Library Space

Book - Creating Family Archives: how to Preserve your Papers and Photographs

Livre - Le patrimoine culturel immatériel et numérique 

Livre - Les industries culturelles et créatives face à l'ordre de l'information et de la communication

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
University of Waterloo Special Collections & Archives - Exhibit: The New Feminists
Until February 28, 2017, Waterloo

Association of Canadian Archivists University of Toronto Student Chapter
January 24, 2017, Toronto

Library and Archives Canada hosts the Honourable Ed Broadbent 
February 7, 2017, Ottawa

Messages and Media: Two Centuries of Correspondence in Peel 
February 16, 2017, Peel (Ontario)

Information Governance Workshop
March 30, 2017, Winnipeg

Archival Education and Research Institute
July 10-14, 2017, Toronto

Webinar - How Not to Build a Digital Archive: Lessons from the Dark Side of the Force
February 2, 2017

Conservators and Copyright: what the Law and Judges Say
February 7, 2017, London (UK)

British library Course - Shooting War: Photography, History, Representation 
Starting February 21, 2017, London (UK)

CO:OPyright: Challenges and Practices of Copyright and Licensing of Digital Cultural Heritage
April 12-13, 2017, University of Graz (Austria)

Webinar - The Future of Preprints (Video Available)
November 8, 2016

Introducing Parthenos: Integrating the Digital Humanities (Presentations Available)
December 14, 2016, Prato (Italy)

Sur le web / On the web
Baladodiffusion - Bibliothèque et Archives Canada révise des identifications inadéquates ou racistes

Podcast - Bill Waiser on Digging Deeper into Saskatchewan's History

International Tracing Service - General Inventory Online (of 30 Million Documents on the Holocaust)

Video - Donating Data to Wikidata

Video - UK National Archives at Enterprise Security and Risk Management 2016

Video - Texas State Library and Archives Commission: State and Local Records Management

Video - James Kapalo on Materialising Religion in the Secret Police Archives in Romania and Moldova

Video - Ethics in the Age of Information

Podcast - Tales from the Digital Archive

Slidecast - Measuring Metadata for the Masses: Starting a Data Quality Program from Scratch

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Canadian Security Intelligence Service assessing bulk data collection, records show 

Government's Ninja Edits to Wikipedia Alarming, Critic Says

Unmuzzled government scientists are ready to talk

Library and Archives Canada - Agreement with the National Library of Argentina

Call for projects at Library and Archives Canada's free digital facility: the DigiLab 

Word recognition: Governor General's Literary Awards winners in Library and Archives Canada's collection

Library and Archives Canada - From the Lowy Room: Canada's Talmud

Library and Archives Canada - Guest curator Meaghan Scanlon

This is a real emergency: chilling artifacts from when Canada prepared for nuclear annihilation

Voices from the past: CBC North to preserve historic Indigenous language programs

Royal Saskatchewan Museum showcasing Indigenous depiction of Treaty four negotiations

$180K for GTH documents excessive and unreasonable, says Saskatchewan's Information and Privacy Commissioner

Historic photos show resilience, strength of Indigenous communities: Paul Seesequasis tracking down oral history behind old pictures

Manitoba - Premier unplugged: Brian Pallister defends sparse email use

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: Good by Dad

Archives Alberta - New Year's Resolutions: Public Outreach 

Nova Scotia's new Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act website welcomed, but systemic problems persist: critics

Art Gallery of Ontario hosts Wikipedia edit-a-thon to boost profiles of Black Canadian artists

Yukon privacy commissioner sounds alarm over government review

BAnQ - Un demi-siècle tout en images : le fonds de l'Office du film du Québec

BAnQ - Une carte postale de la Grande Bibliothèque

La Cinémathèque québécoise se dote d'une Politique de préservation et de gestion des archives d'origine numérique

Association des archivistes du Québec - 50 ans, ça se fête 

Présentation de la nouvelle directrice générale de l'Association des archivistes du Québec

UBC - Laurenda Daniells, University Archivist Emerita (1923-2017)

Demystifying the legendary ghost story at University of Toronto's University College

University of Toronto Hosts Successful Climate Data Archiving Event

University of Toronto, Digital Curation Institute - Computational Archival Science Workshop (Part 1): Appraisal and Arrangement & Description

University of Lethbridge has humble and controversial beginnings

Brandon University - Student's passion for history helping shape her future

Centre d'archives de la Grande Zone argileuse - Bonne année

Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives - News 2016

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto - Connecting with All the Principal Cities and Towns

Passion play: 50 years of Toronto's Good Friday parades: in pictures

Now and Then: Toronto General Hospital

Archives de Montréal - Les photographies aériennes et obliques de Fairchild Aerial Surveys

Archives de la ville de Québec - Ça glisse sur la Terrasse Dufferin

Calgary photographer and motorcycle enthusiast William J. Oliver had an eye for his times  

La mémoire du député Jacques Parizeau immortalisée à L'Assomption: nouveau fonds d'archives à Archives Lanaudière

Une première activité de financement pour Archives Bois-Francs

Museum at Campbell River (B.C.) - New archives shelving means limited access until February

Société d'histoire de la Haute-Yamaska - Album de famille, Madeleine Monty 1903-1969

Projet de recherche d'archives sur Théodore Bochart: financement complété

18th and 19th Century daily temperatures from the St. Lawrence River valley

Archives and Fashion: Manila is the New Black

Tutorial: Opening the Lipad Dataset in PostgreSQL

Afrique / Africa
Who Is Telling Africa's Stories?

Les archives des médias peuvent offrir un meilleur contenu Internet dans les pays d'Afrique du Nord et du Moyen-Orient

Sénégal - Numérisation en cours des archives pour la sécurisation de l'état-civil

Maroc - Ouverture du Centre des documents historiques de la résistance et de la libération

US23.1mn Kenya National Library Complex Set for Completion in 2017

South Africa revolutionises record keeping as millions of records are digitised

Amériques / Americas
Obama White House archive lets anyone search eight years of administration's social media posts

Barack Obama taps longtime aide to oversee presidential records process

How Classified Presidential Library Records are Released to the Public

The Presidential Records Management Directive, M-12-18 and the DoD 5015.2 Standard

Library of Congress - Primary Sources for the Primary Grades: Learning with Toys from the Past

Library of Congress - The Keepers Registry: Ensuring the Future of the Digital Scholarly Record

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library - The Four freedoms speech remastered

North America's Oldest Mummy Returns to a Native Tribe

Old New York court records coming to State Archives

New York state archives receiving historic Hamilton, Burr documents

Puerto Rico governor pursues freedom of information law

Virginia - Advocacy group to archive committee hearings

New teaching approach brings more students into Stanford University's archives

Celebrating cinema: not just entertainment at the Harvard Film Archive

Princeton University - Martin Guerre Returns, Again

Monmouth University Named the Official Archival Center for Bruce Springsteen’s Works and Memorabilia

University of California, Los Angeles acquires major collection chronicling Sephardic Jewish past in Los Angeles

Don Draper and "Mad Men" archive land at University of Texas

University of Michigan - Islamic manuscripts digitization project complete

University of Connecticut - Using Humidification and Electrostatic Force in Digitizing Old Newspapers

Open sourcing Lucy, the world's most famous fossil

Not Sexy, But Important: why Is Mellon Foundation Bullish on Email Archiving?

Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology launches website featuring collection, films, lectures

Walters Art Museum - Illuminating Medieval Manuscripts in the Digital Age, Part I

The Faces of Long-Gone Women Tell a New Story of the Kansas State Prison

New York Police Department archival photos reveal changes to New York City streets over 30 years

Boston - The lives of the faithful come into view with release of parish records

Free for All: New York Public Library Enhances Public Domain Collections for Sharing and Reuse 

Brooklyn Oral History - Puerto Rican Oral History Project records now open to researchers

Fake borrowers at Florida library probed

Alexander Hamilton's Letters to be Auctioned in New York City

Carpenters' Surving Member Suing Universal Music Group Over Digital Royalties

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
New modules for PARBICA (Pacific Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives)'s Recordkeeping for Good Governance Toolkit

Man sues National Film and Sound Archive of Australia after it lent equipment to competitor

We need to talk about data ethics, Australia

Personal data up for grabs in New South Wales (Australia) land titles sale, experts warn

University of Melbourne - Ballarat Prison Registers conservation

It's now or never for a Hong Kong archives law, as British files reveal

Hong Kong's diligent civil servants and officials would gain from an archives law

Taiwan - 260,000 Chiang Kai-shek papers to go public

Nepal - With National archives being forced to move, many historical documents at risk

Myanmar - Historic materials donated to National Library

Papua New Guinea - National library, archives to launch strategic plan

Kim Dal-jin, a Pioneering Archivist of Korean Modern and Contemporary Art

Europe / Europa
Why Unreleased Marvin Gaye, Supremes, Beach Boys Tracks Are Suddenly Appearing: European Union Copyright Law

Europeana Radio: discover, listen and tag the music from Europeana Music Collections

Europe's first underwater museum opens off Lanzarote (Canary Islands)

Czech Republic - Researchers welcome ruling protecting access to historical archives

Germany sued for damages of forgotten genocide in Namibia

Germany - Archive holds human brain tissue from Nazi era

Why Marlene Dietrich's witty marginalia only add to her appeal

Austria - All of Human Knowledge Buried in a Salt Mine

Vatican Archives Reveal Effort to Stop Armenian Genocide

Battle in heaven: the first world war in Italy in pictures

Copyright spat forces Bulgaria radio to play old tunes

Norway to become first country to switch off FM radio

Paul Otlet: en 1934, cet homme a décrit Internet

Bouclier de protection des données Suisse-États-Unis : meilleure protection pour les données transférées aux États-Unis 

France - Les demandes d'accès à des documents administratifs en forte hausse auprès de la Commission d'accès aux documents administratifs

La Bibliothèque nationale de France retrouve les cartes de lecteur d'André Breton, Aimé Césaire ou Hannah Arendt

The Osmotheque of Versailles: a unique archive of perfumes

Documentalistes, bibliothécaires et archivistes : des convergences et des impératifs

National Archives of Ireland - News from the Archives, 1986

State papers: shedding light on a very different Ireland

National Library of Ireland Flickr photostream reaches 50 million views

Mystery over King Billy declaration missing from Scotland's National Library in Edinburgh

National Library of Scotland - Restoring a 17th Century Map and the Stories it Tells us

Is this Scotland's oldest recipe book?

Edinburg University - Building up our digital preservation service

Jersey Heritage release new war-time archive documents

UK National Archives - Young, British and black: opposing race discrimination 

British Library returns book stolen by the Nazis to its rightful owner

British Library - Analysing the past: digital newspaper archives and history on a grand scale

British Library - Music Collections acquires Boosey & Hawkes archive

British Library - Malay literary manuscripts in the John Leyden collection

British Library - The racy side of Jane Austen

British Film Institute National Archive Opens its Doors to Archivists Around the World with Specialist Training Programme

Alan Turing Institute's Big Data ambitions boosted by cloud

Cardiff University - 1000s of historic Shakespeare illustrations are now free to download and use

You might just find the story of a lifetime: archivists help to uncover our incredible history in Dorset

How Sherlock of the library cracked the case of Shakespeare's identity

Alan Alexander Milne letter features in Imperial War Museum's anti-war show

What was the 1930s really like? We want to hear your family's stories

The Antiques Roadshow discovering the lost objects of the Holocaust

Princess Diana's letters about Prince Harry getting into trouble at school sell for five times more than expected 

Blast from the past: why collectors are investing in retro jukeboxes

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Iran to honor Afghan manuscript expert Najib Mayel Heravi 

Turkey - The Evolution of Istanbul, in Maps

International
Five More Compelling Digital History Projects we Loved in 2016

Five Information Governance Predictions for 2017

Why long-term digital preservation tops the list of hottest topics for information management in 2017

Things to consider before undertaking a digitisation project

Why publishers should bite the bullet and digitise archives 

Des nouvelles périssables? Pas question d'ordonner l'effacement des archives pour cause d'inconfort

Information illiterate: challenges libraries face in this fake news era

We're paying with our data: why privacy can be a problem with apps

Mesmerizing Depictions of Magic and Witchcraft Throughout History

Is predictive text robbing us of our ability to write?

What's Ahead for the Footage Industry?