Thursday, 20 April 2017

Vol. 10, no. 34

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
NARA - General Records Schedules (Draft for Agency Review)

European Commission - Guidelines to the Rules on Open Access to Scientific Publications and Open Access to Research Data in Horizon 2020

De la communauté / From the community
Canadian Association of Research Libraries - How to Assess a Journal

Research Data Alliance - Evaluation of e-Infrastructures and the Development of Related Key Performance Indicators

Learn Project - Free Research Data Management Toolkit

Sedona Conference - Guidance for the Selection of Electronic Discovery Providers

Article - Making Shared Print Management Happen: a Project of Five Canadian Academic Libraries

Publications
Manuscript Studies: a Journal of the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies, vol. 2, no. 1 (Spring 2017)

Journal of Film Preservation, vol. 96 (April 2017)

Journal of the North Carolina Society of Archivists, vol. 13 (2016)

Master's Thesis (Archival Studies, University of Manitoba) - Animation Matters: the Richard Condie Fonds and Archiving Animation

Book - Science in the Archives: Pasts, Presents, Futures

Book - The Archival Exhibition: a Decade of Research at the Arthur Ross Architecture Gallery, 2006-2016

Book - Genealogy, Archive, Image: Interpreting Dynastic History in Western India, c. 1090-2016 

Book - The Digitalization of Health Care: Electronic Records and the Disruption of Moral Orders

Book - The Icon Hunter: One Woman's Quest to Repatriate her Stolen Cultural Heritage

Book - Victoria's Lost Pavilion: from 19th-Century Aesthetics to Digital Humanities

Book - Information Visualization 

Book - Data Strategy: how to Profit from a World of Big Data, Analytics and the Internet of Things

Book - The War in the South Pacific: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

Book - Reconsidering Roots: Race, Politics, and Memory 

Book - Information Literacy in the Workplace

Livre - Donnez-moi des nouvelles : collèges et collégiens à travers les correspondances familiales 1767-1787

Livre - Les archives de fouilles : modes d'emploi

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Massive Open Online Course - Indigenous Canada
Starting April 17, 2017

ARMA Prince Edward Island Chapter Meeting
April 26, 2017, Charlottetown

Library and Archives Canada - What we Leave Behind
May 9, 2017, Ottawa

Association of Newfoundland and Labrador Archives - Basic Archives Workshop 
May 15-19, St. John's (Newfoundland)

Archives Society of Alberta - Annual General Meeting
May 27, 2017, Edmonton

Personal Digital Archives: from Accumulation to Legacy
April 28, 2017, University of California at Berkeley

Nitrate Pictures Show
May 5-7, 2017, Rochester (New York)

Introduction to Basic Book Repair: Decision-Making and Techniques
May 6, 2017, Los Angeles

Placeless Memories
July 14, 2017, University of York (UK)

Webinar - Implementing EAD3: Search and Exploration (Recording Available)
April 12, 2017

Sur le web / On the web
The Rooms (Newfoundland) - First World War Bilingual Online Exhibit

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec - Le Devoir maintenant en ligne

University of New Brunswick Archives and Special Collections now on Facebook and Twitter

Pétition - Repenser l'élagage de la bibliothèque de l'Université du Québec à Rimouski

National Diet Library (Japan) - English Version of the Digital Exhibition "Autograph Manuscripts and Original Artwork of Well-Known People" now Online

American Archives of Public Broadcasting - Crowdsourcing Game

Library of Congress Video - Preserving Family Recipes 

Slidecast - Rule-Based Reasoning on the Semantic Web

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
An interview with Michael Geist: copyright reform in Canada and beyond

The Reel Story: why Changing how we Measure a Canadian Film is Long Overdue 

Letter - Do not confuse fair dealing with theft

Government isn't a tech startup: but it's trying to learn to code like one

Column - Celebrating Canadian films

Visit the new exhibition in the Treasures from Library and Archives Canada gallery at the Canadian Museum of History

Library and Archives Canada - The Battle of Vimy Ridge: memorialization

Screwing with a Century-Old System: a Brief History of Libraries in Saskatchewan

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: George Battershill, Died of Wounds, April 17, 1917

Collection chronicling four decades of African Nova Scotian civil rights launched

Nova Scotia museum seeks public's help to ID historical photos

BAnQ - Habiller le théâtre : une histoire de la dramaturgie au Québec à travers les costumes de Solange Legendre

Art Gallery of Ontario dusts off the cobwebs

University of Calgary - Rare books in Special Collections Room bring law to life for students

Publisher donates thousands of historical books to Ryerson University

Ryerson University Archives and Special Collections - New Exhibition: Canada 150, Picturing the Canadian Landscape

University of Waterloo Special Collections and Archives - Murder in the Archives (pt. 2/2)

York University - Public History Student Manprit Gill Curates Exhibit at Archives of Ontario

Toronto at the Centre of the Race to Save Climate Change Data from Donald Trump

This hidden library might be Toronto's most beautiful room

Lost Japanese logging camp in North Vancouver backcountry commemorated 

City of Vancouver Archives - What a gem! The Toni Cavelti fonds

Welcome the Halifax Municipal Archives to the Flickr Commons

Halifax seeks living survivors of devastating 1917 blast that killed thousands

Archives de la ville de Québec - Traiter un fonds d'archives privées : l'aventure du Club Kinsmen

Ottawa - How architect Douglas Cardinal designed a museum 'for all cultures

Hamilton police said crime would flourish if cellphone surveillance records disclosed

Canada 150 theme for this year's Doors Open Peterborough event (Ontario)

New Photos at South Peace Regional Archives (Alberta)

Saguenay - Le projet de musée de l'aluminium est relégué aux oubliettes

Historian's Histories: Krista McCracken (Archives Supervisor, Algoma University) 

Tomber en amour : le syndrome de l'attachement archivistique 

Afrique / Africa
Gambia to establish Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Ghana - Public Records and Archives Administration Department receives support to digitise archival information

Coopération culturelle : la France réaffirme sa volonté d'accompagner le Congo dans la conservation des archives

Algérie - Le ministère de la Culture oeuvre à récupérer les archives audiovisuelles de l'étranger

Amériques / Americas
Bahamas - Groups Urge Government to Enact Freedom of Information Act

Archives and Dealing with the Past in Colombia

Nothing says National Archives like a Donald Trump shot glass: the eighth-grade boys seem to love those

National Archives Celebrates John F. Kennedy Centennial

CIA proposed using its declassified records as an alternative fuel source

Office of Government Information Service's Advisory Opinions Would Help Clarify Acceptable Freedom of Information Act Practices

Sharing Classified Info with Foreign Governments

Is Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel a Victim of its Success?

Connecticut - Preparing artifacts of the Great War for the digital age

Princeton University Acquires a Vellum Fragment of the Gutenberg Bible Preserved as a Book Cover

Stanford University - Digital archive of antique wax figures becomes a teaching tool

Oregon State University - Archivist collects hop and brewing history

University of Arizona professor to update old native films by tribesourcing

Cultivating Serendipity: a Visit to the New York Times Morgue

Alan Lomax Recordings Are Digitized in a New Online Collection

Serial Killer Ted Bundy photo negatives found in newspaper's mystery safe

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Demystifying the Copyright Amendment Bill

National Archives of Australia - One hundred untold stories from World War I

Australia - Salamanca Arts Centre digs deep into archives ahead of 40th anniversary

Japan - Government to discard special state secrets for first time under secrecy law

Japan - Wartime photo taken after 1st raid by B-29s raises questions

South Korea - Government begins transfer of ex-leader Park's records to state archives

India - Pune institute begins digitisation of rare books, manuscripts

India - 1000-year-old manuscripts cry for attention in Osmania University Library
  
India - Return Rare Sikh Manuscripts Looted During the Army Invasion of Darbar Sahib : Dr Dharamvir Ghandi  

India - PhD research that blosommed into first organised collection of Delhi's maps

Europe / Europa
Opening of United Nations files on Holocaust will rewrite chapters of history

470,000 images from Europeana join the new Creative Commons Search database

Disturbing news about archives in major Russian museums

Russia - To Whitewash the Soviet Past, Putin Regime Now Seizing and Destroying Archives

Russia's Google Is Collecting a Database of Rare Languages

Russian scholars unlock the secret of the mysterious Voynich manuscript

Spain - The lost photos of Barcelona: a rare talent, hidden in an envelope

Mystery solved: Photographer of exquisite archive found in Barcelona flea market identified

Medieval Medical Books Could Hold the Recipe for New Antibiotics

Malta - Historic documents and sounds to be digitally preserved through collaborative effort

Interview de Soizic Pfaff, archiviste chez Dior

Un livre plus ancien que le Jikji est conservé à la Bibliothèque nationale de France

France - Les bibliothèques numériques sont-elles représentatives ?

UK - Is the archives sector finally securing its rightful place in our digital future?

UK National Archives - Britain's secret war against the Soviets 

Over 1,200-Azerbaijan related documents found in UK National Archives

UK National Archives - Somme Tales wins international media award

UK National Archives - The Battle of Vimy Ridge: memorialisation 

UK National Archives - On the trail of Henry VIII… in Italy 

UK National Archives - What's in a place? 

British Library signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment 

British Library - The Challenges of Web Archiving Social Media

British Library - A hunt for medieval Easter eggs

How the British Museum is helping preserve China's past

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
UNESCO Fights Back As ISIS Tries to Stamp Out Culture

Clay manuscripts, antique potteries found in University of Mosul, Iraq 

Rebuilding Mosul's libraries book by book

Vital papers proving Jewish identity held back by Egypt

International
Early Macintosh Emulation Comes to the Internet Archive

Digital deluge: should firms archive everything? 

How Good Archiving Prevents Dark Ages

Robots.txt meant for search engines don't work well for web archives

A Historian Walks into an Archive: Humor and Historical Research

Autodesk's latest 3D capture toolkit promises to be the future of heritage preservation

Understanding Data: Gold Nuggets and Puzzle Pieces

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