Thursday, 20 November 2014

Vol. 8, no. 12

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Government of Canada Survey of Heritage Institutions: 2011

Resolution of the Canada Privacy and Information Ombudspersons and Commissioners - Protect and Promote Canadians’ Access and Privacy Rights in the Era of Digital Government

Archives de France - Prise en charge de la préservation des entrées ou Comment gérer les risques présents et à venir

Archives de France - Plan de sauvegarde et d’urgence des fonds d’archives: aide mémoire des actions principales

UK National Archives - A Year in Archives 2013-2014

Queensland State Archives - Discussion Paper: Born Digital, Stay Digital

De la communauté / From the community
Nestor - Guidelines for the Creation of an Institutional Policy on Digital Preservation 

Institute of Museum and Library Services - Performance and Accountability Report Fiscal Year 2014

Open Preservation Foundation - Strategic Plan 2015-2018

European Digital Forum - Digital Minds for a New Europe

Critique malicieuse de la société de l’information à usage de ceux qui pensent (et donc archivent), tome 3

Article - The Irish Traditional Music Archive & The Inishowen Song Project

Article - An Economic Perspective of Disk vs. Flash Media in Archival Storage

Publications
Archives and Manuscripts, vol. 42, no. 3 (November 2014)

D-Lib Magazine, vol. 20, no. 11-12 (November-December 2014)

Journal of the Text Encoding Initiative, no. 7 (November 2014)

Journal of the American Institute for Conservation, vol. 53, no. 4 (November 2014)

Information Standards Quarterly, vol. 26, no. 3 (Fall 2014)

LIBER Quarterly: Journal of the Association of European Research Libraries, vol. 24, no. 2 (2014)

Impact Digitisation Center of Competence, no. 8 (November 2014)

Association of Research Libraries SPEC Kit 344 - Talent Management

Book - Unarrested Archives: Case Studies in Twentieth-century Canadian Women's Authorship

Book - Riches of the Rylands: the Special Collections of the University of Manchester Library

Book - Advancing Digital Humanities: Research, Methods, Theories

Book - In Solidarity: Academic Librarian Labour Activism and Union Participation in Canada

Book - Information Ethics: Reflection and Practice 

Book - Recording Oral History: a Guide for the Humanities and Social Sciences (Third Edition)

Book - Managing Cultural Heritage: Ecomuseums, Community Governance, Social Accountability

Book - British Culture and the First World War: Experience, Representation and Memory

Book - The Fender Archives: a Scrapbook of Artifacts, Treasures, and Inside Information

Book - The 1980s: Ireland in Pictures

Book - Measuring User Engagement

Livre - Aux sources de la grande guerre : histoires inédites à travers les archives privées

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Association des archivistes du Québec - Hangout pour présenter "Archiviste d’aujourd’hui, guide pratique"
22 novembre 2014

Thirteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
June 17-19, 2015, Vancouver

Course by the Authors of  ISO 14721 (OAIS), 16363 and 16919
January 26-30, 2015, Pasadena (California)

Ambrotypes Workshop
February 14, 2015, Bristol (UK)

Digital Literary Studies
May 14-15, 2015, University of Coimbra (Portugal)

International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives Annual Conference 2015
September 27 - October 1, 2015, Paris

Big Collections in an Era of Big Copyright: Practical Strategies for Making the Most of Digitized Heritage (Recording Available)
October 28, 2014, Atlanta

Redesigning Electronic Record Processing and Preservation at NARA (Recording Available)
October 29, 2014, Atlanta

Sur le web / On the web
Library and Archives Canada Podcast - William Hind: Illustrating Canada from Sea to Sea

BAnQ - Questionnaire sur les ressources concernant les archives disponibles sur son portail

Video - Involuntary Secondary Permanence: do many Copies Replace the one Original? (by Luciana Duranti)

Petition - Worries about Belgian heritage / Du souci pour le patrimoine belge 

Argonnaute: nouvelle bibliothèque numérique de la Bibliothèque de documentation internationale contemporaine

Slidecast - ISO 16363: Sizing up the Standards

Video - Box Making For Museums, Archives, and Libraries

Video - Technology and the Archives: Viruses, Digitization, GoogleBooks and the End of Paper?

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Royal Society review highlights opportunities for Canadian Library Association

Canadian Association of Research Libraries welcomes the Royal Society of Canada’s Expert Panel report welcomes the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel Report

Canadians can research their family’s First World War history online

Canadian Lawyer - Taming the digital chaos

Saskatchewan - Rare document solidifies treaty partnership

Newfoundland - Records returned to Trinity Archives from provincial collection

Faire éclater les murs de la bibliothèque: à la tête de BAnQ, Christiane Barbe veut accélérer le passage au numérique

BAnQ - Le fonds Jean Goguen : un petit fonds qui en dit long

Manitoba - Province investigating after health records breached

Provincial Archives of Alberta - New in Collections Management: the 19th Alberta Dragoons

UNESCO Director-General at the University of Toronto: Safeguarding the past to shape a better future for all

University of Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library - Holiday cards on sale

Toronto’s rich musical history needs a home

Acadian child's face reconstructed to illustrate history

Memory of Saskatoon war hero lives on through scrapbook

Hamilton - She has the city’s history in her hands

Afrique / Africa
Angola’s National Data Archive brings together country’s statistics

Madagscar - La bibliothèque nationale s’ouvre au français

Amériques / Americas
Preservation challenges for Latin America sound archives

Is there such thing as a Caribbean archive?

Cayman Islands - Cabinet records kept secret

Trinidad and Tobago - Finding one’s roots

ARMA International Supports Passage of Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments

Did the National Archives Give the CIA Permission to Destroy Evidence?

Approval of CIA Plan to Allow Destruction of Emails Triggers Alarm

Library of Congress - All the News That’s Fit to Archive

Historians thought Nixon was the last president to record his phone calls. Reagan proved them wrong

The third time around the declassified track, some things are still secret

Fitbit Data now Being Used in the Courtroom

How America’s Oldest Magazines are Modernizing (and Monetizing) their Archives

Welcome to the TIME Vault: the TIME New Digital Archive

South Dakota Historical Society digitizes archival newspapers with $300,000 federal grant

Researchers Announce Advance in Image-Recognition Software

Yale University - Mysterious Voynich Manuscript Now Online Clearly… Good Luck Deciphering

George Washington University Librarians look to store social media data for future research

Brown University - How to deal with a daguerreotype’s reflective surface to make a digital archive of record

University of Montavello opens digital newspaper archive, features local newspapers

The Jewish Women's Archive Redefines The Sandwich Generation

Meeting Ted Ryan: the man who helped digitise 27,000 historical Coca-Cola ads 

For sale: 1 million photos of New York City's history

San Francisco - New 1906 Earthquake Photos Discovered at Flea Market

Boulder allows purging of old documents

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Attorney-General appeals against the release of secret diplomatic information on East Timor

Sri Lanka - Don’t throw away those crumbling land records!

Europe / Europa
Launching DARIAH: when the Arts and Humanities go Digital

French right to be forgotten decision takes link removal beyond Europe

Spain scraps plan to declassify military files

Historic Che Guevara pics resurface in Spain

St. Francis manuscripts leave Italy for the first time

The greatest picture in the world: Italy relies on donor to restore Piero della Francesca’s The Resurrection, the masterpiece saved in wartime

Digitising Venice’s huge archives

NGO calls on Serbian military to open its archives on Vukovar

Google Cultural Institute to add Romanian art collections to its digital archives

New film exhibit gives moving glimpse of pre-WWII Jewish Poland

Russian State Library - Ancient manuscripts get a new lease of life

Russian presidential library to launch web rival to 'untrustworthy' Wikipedia

Defending Belgium’s cultural heritage

Suisse - Deux fonds d'archives de l'Union paneuropéenne accueillis à Lausanne

France - Statu quo pour les bâtiments des Archives nationales menacés d'effondrement

France - Une nouvelle grande collecte des archives de la première guerre mondiale

Archives de France - Mise en œuvre d'un environnement de création, de gestion et de diffusion de vocabulaires (listes d'autorité, thésaurus, terminologies)

Les archives de la police sour le régime de Vichy bientôt en ligne

France - Perquisition au musée des Lettres et Manuscrits

France - Le trésor mathématique de Grothendieck dort dans les archives de l'université de Montpellier

France - Des lettres de Prokofiev découvertes dans les archives du Conservatoire d'Anvers

France - Une vente d'écrits de femmes totalise plus de 1,1 million d'euros à Paris

Ireland - Archives show deference of Seán MacBride to Vatican on foreign policy

Irish Examiner - Discover corsets, cough syrup, and the 1916 Dublin Outbreak in our digital archive

Unseen World War One photos uncovered in Ulster archives

Churchill wanted a united Ireland, archives reveal

Ireland - Guinness turns to history for inspiration

National Library of Scotland seeks £250,000 to buy Muriel Spark archive

British Library - Computer Memories of Alan Turing

Records management and the Wanless Report on Home Office files

Documents raise fresh questions about thalidomide criminal trial

The new virtual life of early analogue photography: digitising Oxford University’s magic lantern slide collection

The Archive of Modern Conflict: from Bombs to Bunga-Bunga

Rare archive images provide a bridge to Leicester's past

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
Palestine - Theft and Creativity: Archives of a Fragmented Nation

Saudi Arabia - Oldest images of Jeddah come alive in unique exhibit

International
Twitter - Building a complete Tweet index

Twitter just made every public tweet findable … here's how to delete yours

Critical Role of Archives in Bringing Justice to Crimes 

Out of the darkness: UN War Crimes Commission records hailed as vital international justice tool

Should archives make images of eradicated diseases and antiquated treatments available for the world to see?

A creepy website is streaming from 73,000 cameras; some in the bedroom

Launching in 2015: a Certificate Authority to Encrypt the Entire Web

Interview du fondateur de Waterbear, le logiciels de gestion de bibliothèque professionnel libre et gratuit dans les nuages

Digital Preservation is People

Human rights organizations launch free tool to detect surveillance software

Millions around the world to be offered the chance to be immortalised in archive on the moon