Thursday, 14 September 2017

Vol. 11, no. 2

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Archives de l'État en Belgique - Tableau de tri des archives de la police locale

National Archives of Australia - Digital Authorisations Framework: Exposure Draft 

U.S. Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative - AS-07: MXF Archive and Preservation Format Application Specification

Archives départementales des Deux-Sèvres - La gestion des archives des collectivités 

De la communauté / From the community
Portage Network - Metadata for Discovery: Disciplinary Standards and Crosswalk Progress Report

Digital Preservation Coalition - Preservation with PDF/A (Second Edition)

Society of American Archivists - Case Study: Successful Fundraising with Library and Archives Collaboration

Essential Guide to Collecting Art

Association of Research Libraries - Advice on Archiving Government Information and Licensing Metadata about Scholarship 

Association of Research Libraries - SPEC Kit 356: Diversity and Inclusion

Council on Library and Information Resources - A Splendid Torch: Learning and Teaching in Today's Academic Libraries 

Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems - Recommend Standard: Image Data Compression

Article - Copyright Exceptions: an Archivist's Perspective

Article - Participatory Cultures, Trust Technologies and Decentralisation: Innovation Opportunities for Recordkeeping

Publications
La Gazette des Archives, no. 247 (2017)

Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, vol. 46, no. 2 (2017)

Library Hi Tech, vol. 35, no. 3 (2017)

Library Trend, vol. 65, no. 4 (2017)

IFLA Journal, vol. 43, no. 3 (2017)

Digital Humanities Quarterly, vol. 11, no. 2 (2017)

Information Research: an International Electronic Journal, vol. 22, no. 3 (2017)

Library and Archives Canada - The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter, vol. 5, no. 9 (September 2017)

Wikimedia Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums Newsletter, vol. 7, no. 8 (2017)

Acid Free: a Quarterly Online Publication of the Los Angeles Archivists Collective, no. 5 (2017)

The Chronicle: the Newsletter of the Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia, vol. 23, no. 2 (2017)

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Novel Ideas: Archives in English-Canadian Literary Life and Fiction, 1960-2017

Book - UFO Drawings from the National Archives

Book - Producing History in Spanish Civil War Exhumations: from the Archive to the Grave

Book - Earth and Space: 100 Postcards Featuring Photographs from the Archives of NASA 

Book - Marketing Services and Resources in Information Organizations

Book - Science for the Curious Photographer: an Introduction to the Science of Photography

Book - Topographies of Whiteness: Mapping Whiteness in Library and Information Science

Book - Journalism and the National Security Agency Revelations: Privacy, Security and the Press

Book - Belgian Museums of the Great War: Politics, Memory, and Commerce

Book - Big Data and Analytics Applications in Government: Current Practices and Future Opportunities

Book - Understanding the New European Data Protection Rules

Book - New Perspectives in Cultural Resource Management

Book - The Routledge Companion to Cultural Policy

Livre - Développer l'accueil en bibliothèque : un projet d’équipe

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Researching Family History: Writing your Story
September 16, 2017, Victoria

Integrated Information Security in the Workplace
September 19, 2017, Winnipeg

Alberta Archives Week
September 29 - October 6, 2017, Alberta

Free Guided Tour of City of Ottawa Archives
September 29, 2017, Ottawa

Norman Colbeck Collection 50th aAniversary Symposium 
October 25, 2017, Vancouver

Association for Manitoba Archives - An Introduction to Oral History
November 10, 2017, Winnipeg

Ask an Archivist Day
October 4, 2017

Movement Matters Debate: Archive as Instrument for Innovation?
October 8, 2017, Maastricht (Netherlands)

Association of Moving Archivists Webinar Series
October 12 - November 2, 2017

British Library - Harry Potter: a History of Magic
October 20, 2017 - February 28, 2018, London (UK)

The Senses and Spaces of Death, Dying and Remembering: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
March 27-28, 2018, Leeds (UK)

Activating the Archive: Audio-Visual Collections and Civic Engagement, Political Dissent and Societal Change
May 26-30, 2018, Amsterdam

Archives Leadership Institute
June 17-23, 2018, Berea College (Kentucky)

Recording, Narrating and Archiving the First World War
July 9-11, 2018, Melbourne

Sur le web / On the web

Podcast - Reviewing the New Canada Hall at the Canadian Museum of History

Government of Canada - GCdocs now on Twitter

Vidéo - Les rôles des gestionnaires d'information dans le domaine des données ouvertes et de la réutilisation de l'information

Baladodiffusion - Arlette Farge, une historienne des vies ordinaires dans ses archives

Slidecast - GCDOCS Implementation: Observations and Key Considerations

Slidecast - Introduction to Archivematica

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Secret Government of Canada data stored on U.S. servers? Memo raises possibility

How Freedom-of-Information requests can lead to great stories

Why Has the Government Failed to Act on Copyright Notice-and-Notice when Internal Docs Raise Abuse and Fraud Concerns? 

A half-finished examination of authors' royalties in Canada

Government email project still stalled after five years, $100 million spent

It's taking the RCMP longer than anticipated to digitize Canada's national database of criminal records

Library and Archives Canada - ISBNs and ISMNs: did you know?

Library and Archives Canada - Guest curator: Shane McCord

Advocacy for body armour and deficiency of Canadian newspaper digitization

Mysterious top hat stolen from national museum turns up in Alberta

Nova Scotia refuses to release details on personal email use in government

Archives of Manitoba - Russian Revolution and the HBC: a Refugee Crisis

BAnQ - Alexis le Trotteur ou la mort du Cheval du Nord

BAnQ - Les amis, les Belges 

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada partners with Laurier University Archives to preserve historic church records

Brewing Historian uses B.C. Historical newspapers archive to uncover the history of commercial brewing in B.C. between 1858 and 1982

McMaster University - Construction underway on new home for renowned Bertrand Russell Archive

University of Calgary digital 3D capture project takes heritage site preservation to the next level

Pourquoi je vais m'exclure du recours collectif de Copibec c. l'Université Laval

Archives de Montréal - Expo 67 au jour le jour : du 1er au 10 septembre

City of Burnaby Archives - Explore the Early Years of Burnaby's Incorporation


Archives, mémoire et réconciliation

The Hunt for a Missing Canadian Lily

The Inuit map that helped a Canadian naturalist unravel an ornithological mystery

François Cartier: sa passion pour les archives résiste à l'usure du temps

13 Questions with: Allyson Fox, Training Manager, Southern Ontario Library Service

Matthew Byrne finds traditional songs by three clicks of a mouse

Afrique / Africa
Madagascar - Musée de la photographie : plus de 5000 photos et bientôt un siège

South Africa History Archives - Steve Biko 40 years later

Amériques / Americas
International Council on Archives - Solidarity with Caribbean Archivists after Hurricane Irma 

Department of Defense objects to digital-only plan from NARA

U.S. Copyright Office Publishes Archive of Briefs and Legal Opinions 

Social Media and Lawmakers: what is Public Record and what Isn't?

Smithsonian - Preserving and displaying layers of history: the stock certificate nearly destroyed on September 11

National Library of Medicine - Words that mean a lot: reflections on swearing in

State Archives of North Carolina - Disaster Preparations

Movie Memorabilia Donated to Arkansas State Archives

Stanford University LOCKSS Program to Mainstream Distributed Digital Preservation through New Project

Yale University - Barbara Hammer Archive adds to Beinecke's collections of LGBTQ creativity

University of Wisconsin - Fire in a crowded theater? Nitrate film is crumbling as experts strive to salvage the past

Adventures in Email Wrangling: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's ePADD Story

University of Colorado at Boulder - Media Archaeology Lab

Society of American Archivists - Archiving Email: Electronic Records and Records Management Sections Joint Meeting Recap

We Shall Overcome Verse Loses Copyright Protection

Monkey selfie copyright battle ends with a settlement

Horrifying truth behind 1930s summer camps revealed in archive footage, as Nazis tried to indoctrinate US children

240-year-old nautical maps show coral loss is much worse than we knew

New York - Dry Cleaning the City's Oldest Maps

The Curious History of the Magic Lantern and the Man who Collected Hundreds of Them

From Sex Object to Gritty Woman: The Evolution of Women in Stock Photos

Hitler's boxers are going up for auction

Librarian who tried to stop patron's arrest acquitted

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
National Archives of Australia - Research scholarships announced

Australia - Reframing community consultation

Considering the Power of the Archive: a Response

State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales - Machine Learning and Records Management 

Stunning jail cell portraits offer a glimpse into the Sydney underworld of 150 years ago

New Zealand - Auckland War Memorial Museum Puts WWII Records Online 

Japan - More than 1,000,000 online publications are available in the National Diet Library database



The brutal deaths of Indian anti-corruption activists

Europe / Europa
Czech Republic - Archive documents show European Union tried to defend Charter 77 activists

Card File of the Jewish Population in the Protectorate Bohemia and Moravia

Slovakia - Almost nothing recalls legendary Pressburg archivist in Bratislava


Gibraltar National Archives chooses Preservica to safeguard its rich heritage

Self-preservation: the Gibraltar National Archives uses cloud to safeguard its history

Voynich Manuscript Mystery Solved? It's a Female Gynecology Guide, Expert Claims

So much for that Voynich manuscript solution

Secret Vatican Manuscript's Mysterious Purple Spots Decoded

Snow Whites of Leuven: the Belgian library displays burned books that were salvaged from the fires of both world wars

France - Génocide au Rwanda: une partie des archives de la Direction générale de la sécurité extérieure a été déclassifiée

France - Ouverture des archives judiciaires : que dit la loi ?

Ouverture de deux fonds d'archives intéressant deux grandes affaires judiciaires de la France du XXe siècle. (Enlèvement le 29 octobre 1965, de Mehdi Ben Barka, procès Barbie)

Academic studies into information more important than ever now

UK - Government ratifies Hague Convention on protecting cultural property 

Power and the People: Reflections on research in the Parliamentary Archives

The National Archives and Research Libraries UK renew strategic partnership

UK National Archives - Art in the Archives

UK National Archives - Reading about railways

The National Archives makes it's debut in a capital-wide open house event

British Library - The Mostyn Psalter-Hours: a new acquisition

British Library - Angry boredom: early responses to Waiting for Godot showcased online

Tate acquires Martin Parr's 12,000-strong photobook collection

Deals and diamonds: Inside the Baring Archive

Cambridge University - Every subject under the sun, or how to categorise archival enquiries


Tales from the Archives: of Dirty Books and Bread

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Afghanistan's lost movies, hidden from the Taliban, go digital

Netanyahu to receive huge archive documenting Argentina's Nazi ties

Jewish groups critical of US decision to transfer Jewish archive to Baghdad

International
CoreTrustSeal Certification Launched

Google just launched a huge digital archive on Latin culture for Hispanic Heritage Month

Google's latest digital archival project is here to make a fashion junkie out of you

Behind the effort to archive Nintendo's disappearing social network

Inside the Insane Plan to Build an Unofficial Archive of All of Instagram

Digital Preservation futurology

Order, Order! Lessons learned from records management

The Legacy Behind The Internet's Most Important Abandonware Site

Science, open access… and Sci-Hub