Thursday, 23 March 2017

Vol. 10, no. 30

Ressources / Resources

De l'État / From the State
Canadian Conservation Institute - The ABC Method: a Risk Management Approach to the Preservation of Cultural Heritage

National Library of New Zealand - Born Digital in New Zealand: Report of Survey Results

NARA - Two New Draft General Records Schedules: Employee Health and Safety Records, Information Technology Records

NARA - Memorandum for Senior Agency Officials for Records Management 

NARA - Records Management Contract Language

Archives de l'État du Valais (Suisse) - Rapport sur la surveillance des archives communales 

De la communauté / From the community
Friends of the Saskatchewan Archives - 2015 Annual Report

OCLC - Collective Wisdom: an Exploration of Library, Archives and Museum Cultures

Association of Research Libraries - Statistics 2014–2015 and Updated Trends Graphs 

PREservation FORMAts for Culture Information (PREFORMA) - Reports

OpenAire - Towards a Competitive and Sustainable Open Access Market in Europe

Article - Archival Movements: South Africa's Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action

Article - Delayed Retirements and the Youth Movement among Association of Research Libraries Library Professionals

Publications
International Journal of Information Management, vol. 37, no. 3 (June 2017)

Fontes Artis Musicae: the Journal of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres, vol. 64, no. 1 (January-March 2017)

Mémoire d'avenir : le journal des Archives nationales de France, no. 26 (Avril-Juin 2017)

The Chronicle: the Newsletter of the Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia, vol. 23, no. 1 (2017)

La mémoire du travail : bulletin du Centre d'histoire et d'archives du travail, vol. 4, no. 1 (hiver 2017)

PhD Dissertation - Historians' Experiences Using Digitized Archival Photographs as Evidence

Book - Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Management

Book - Building Histories: the Archival and Affective Lives of Five Monuments in Modern Delhi

Book - Children's Literature Collections: Approaches to Research

Book - Staff-Less Libraries: Innovative Staff Design

Book - Data Protection and Privacy: (In)visibilities and Infrastructures

Book - Curators: Behind the Scenes of Natural History Museums

Book - Journalism after Snowden: the Future of the Free Press in the Surveillance State

Book - Museums in Motion: an Introduction to the History and Functions of Museums (Third Edition)

Book - Semantic Keyword-Based Search on Structured Data Sources

Livre - L'information à tout prix

Livre - Lettres de Sicile : un architecte belge à Palerme, 1919-1921

Conférences et événements / Conferences and events
Spring Fever: Vancouver Independent Archives 2017
March 18 - April 8, 2017, Vancouver

Jewish Museum & Archives of B.C. - The Chosen Food Supper Club
April 2 - September 17, 2017, Vancouver

Light the Lamp: Hockey Heritage with the Provincial Archives of Alberta
April 8, 2017, Edmonton

Archives of Manitoba - 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge
April 12, 2017, Winnipeg

IT in the Library: the Power of Networks
April 19, 2017, Vancouver

Regroupement des archivistes religieux - Assemblée générale annuelle 2017
5 mai 2017, Cap-de-la-Madeleine


Webinar - What's a Wikipedian in Residence? How Government Agencies are Using Wikipedia to Extend Reach of .Gov Research
March 27, 2017

Webinar - VeraPDF Policy Checking
March 30, 2017

Rescuing Lost History: Using Big Data to Recover Black Women's Lived Experiences
March 31, 2017, Chicago

Webinar - Census Records
April 3, 2017

Archives Unleashed 4.0: Web Archive Datathon
June 11-13, 2017, London (UK)

Eudat & Research Data Management Summer School
July 3-7, 2017, Heraklion (Crete)

Sustaining Sound and Image Collections
July 9-23, 2017, Accra (Ghana)

Mediating Cultural Work: Texts, Objects and Politics
September 6-8, 2017, University of Leicester (UK)

Heritage, Decolonisation and the Field
January 26-28, 2018, London (UK)

Near but Far: Holocaust Education Revisited
February 22-24, 2018, University of Munich

Webinar - Logging, Tracking, Movement and Storage of Manual Records in the Health Sector
March 15, 2017

Sur le web / On the web
BAnQ - Maintenant sur Instagram

Centre d'archives régionales Séminaire de Nicolet - Maintenant sur Facebook

National Archives of Ireland - Out of the Box, National Neighbourhood Project

Archives de France - Nouveau site Web

National Library of Ireland Video - Manuscript Collections of the Genealogical Office of Ireland

Podcast - Potential Reigning in of Right to Be Forgotten

Présentation - Les archives Prelinger : réemploi, archive(s), préservation

Nouvelles du monde / News from the world

Canada
Feds postpone initial Access to Information reforms, cite need to get it right

Canada, Italy, South Africa, and South Korea Elected to Lead the Open Government Partnership

Scare Tactics Down Under: the Ongoing Global Effort to Mislead on Canadian Copyright

Information Management Highlights from the 2017-2018 Departmental Plans

Liberals urged to scrap 19th century rule that requires laws be printed in books

Budget 2017 promises additional billions to Indigenous communities (including $14.9 million to Library and Archives Canada)

Library and Archives Canada - A new library management system to share Canada's published documentary heritage 

Library and Archives Canada - Block review reaches 25 million pages

Library and Archives Canada: Departmental Plan 2017-2018

Railway accident records at Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada - Guest Curator: Tania Passafiume

Satisfaction with Library and Archives Canada Services

Canada Council announces $88.5-million Arts in a Digital World fund

Explore Canadian Music History Online with New National Music Centre Collection Archive

41 Photos of the Inuit People before and after Canada Ravaged their Way of Life

La présidente-directrice générale de BAnQ fait le saut dans le domaine de l'éducation

BAnQ - Enquête publique : mode d'emploi

B.C. Left without Information and Privacy Commissioner

British Columbia Library Association to sign historic MOU formalizing cooperation amongst the province's GLAM sector

Archived pamphlets and photos show B.C. Socreds knew how to brag 

Information Management Highlights from Alberta Budget 2017

Archives Alberta - Wrapping up the Flood Advisory Programme

Do you love handwriting and history? The Nova Scotia Archives has a job for you

Nova Scotia Archives - Isaac Deschamps

The quietly profound pleasure of the Public Archives of Nova Scotia

MuseFund established to assist museums in Nova Scotia

Archives of Manitoba - 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge: a soldier's diary

Archives of Manitoba - One Manitoba Soldier: Remember me to Anybody that I Know


New maps to depict pre-colonial Turtle Island Canada

University of Saskatchewan - Link Exhibit: the History of Veterinary Literature

University of Alberta library exhibit shows off the collection of RCMP Staff Sgt. Al Lund

We want to be transparent: University of Prince Edward Island creates new access to information policy

Canada 150: University of Toronto's Fisher Library exhibit tracks Canada's struggles to become a welcoming place

From Ignorance Towards Reconciliation

Toronto Ward Museum - New interactive game highlights shortcomings in census data

Toronto - Staff-less public library pilot project raising concerns about safety

Secrets under the dome: Edmonton mysteries revealed

Edmonton - City art conservation staff take great steps to save 50-year-old Norman Yates mural hidden in Stanley Milner Library

Newspaper donates its library to Thunder Bay's museum

Découverte de documents centenaires à La Broquerie (Manitoba)

Surrey Archives (B.C.) to showcase Surrey Leader

Read archived stories, letters and wills by New Brunswick women

Archives Bois-Francs a désormais pignon sur rue

New tech company helping preserve the history of Sydney Steel (Nova Scotia)

Waterloo resident uncovers stories of long ago neighbours

Community cookbooks help tell the story of Canada's past

Doing History - Krista McCracken, Archives Supervisor at Algoma University 

Afrique / Africa
Confederation of African Football to archive football history

Burkina Faso: un député français demande l’ouverture des archives sur Thomas Sankara

Algérie : les archives foncières seront numérisées dès la semaine prochaine

Rwanda: Experts Push for Archiving to Preserve Genocide Memory

South Africa - Steve Biko Centre preserving legacy in liberation struggle

South Africa - Web archives open up the truth about Marikana

South Africa - Who owns a photograph? Goldblatt archive should remain in Cape Town

Amériques / Americas
Open the government, coalition express concern over data provisions in immigration Orders

Experts find what may be the earliest color film of the White House grounds

Classified US nuclear test films saved for posterity

Always appeal, and more pro tips from a dozen Freedom of information act experts

Quand la CIA s'intéressait de près à Foucault, Derrida et Althusser

Collecting Digital Content at the Library of Congress

Library of Congress Acquires Archive of Civil Rights Movement Photos

National Archives and Mellon Foundation Partner to Create Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives

Building a 21st Century Archival Collection at the National Library of Medicine

Council of State Archivists from the Inside Out

Louisiana's archives in state of emergency, historians say

Digitizing History: Maine Seeks Volunteers to Help With Daunting Task

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - Clyde and Thelma See Glass Plate negatives collection are now digitalized

North Carolina - Texts are public records but access to them remains tricky

New York's unconstitutional right to be forgotten bill sparks concern

Stanford University students praise new hands-on approach to archival research

20,000 unfairly deleted University of California at Berkeley lectures are now available for free

Papers of Nobel laureate Saul Bellow open for research at University Chicago Library

Coders and librarians team up to save scientific data

Meet the man who manages all New York Court records from the 1600s and 2000s

Dance Icon David Gordon's Delightful Archives Inspire at an New York Public Library Gallery

Pittsburgh Symphony Launches Online Archives Portal

The world's first official gaming-company newsletter, now preserved online

Teen's scrapbook amazes Smithsonian curators

Dilemma for librarians: keep thousands of books or donate them?

Soup is good history: Sarah Rice, Campbell Soup archivist

In Cold Blood' Killer's Never-Published Memoir Raises Questions about His Motive

Million-dollar holiday snaps? Andy Warhol's China photographs up for auction

Asie-Pacifique / Asia-Pacific
Australia - Bad records management no excuse for stonewalling freedom of information: Information Commissioner

Australia - Attorney-General George Brandis finally releases ministerial diary after three-year legal battle 

Australia Copyright Safe Harbour Provision Backed By Prime Minister

Taiwan - National Archives proposes amendment to clear out thousands of gifts, records

Island Culture Archival Support Next Project: Tuvalu

Des centaines de photos du Japon féodal révélées gratuitement

South Korea - Exploring the history of archiving : exhibit examines the evolution of technology used to record memories

India - Browse Satyajit Ray’s notes on National Digital Library app

Pakistan - Iranian Delegation Visits Archives, Reviews Three Crore Persian Records

Europe / Europa
Germany - New Federal Archives Act (Bundesarchivgesetz) enters into force 

Albania - Are communism-era films worth preserving?

This Jewish Photographer Documented a Nazi-Controlled Ghetto

Preserving Culture: Italy's New Digital Library 

Twitter users volunteer to be Russia's latest weapon in the information wars

Romania and access to information: a law that works

A Holy Grail of Personal Computing Hits the Auction Block

Suisse - Vers une politique des données de la Confédération

Suisse - Le plan pour libérer un document de Calvin à New York

France - Présidentielle 2017 : les sites et les comptes des réseaux sociaux des candidats archivés pour l'Histoire

Des tablettes gravées vieilles de 14 000 ans découvertes dans le Finistère

Bankrupt French company's huge stock of precious manuscripts to go on sale

Scotland - Experts restore rare Dutch Golden Age map found stuffed up a chimney

National Museum of Scotland discovers ancient mummy shroud in archives

Ancestry launches south Wales digital mugshots archive

UK - Info Commish marks own homework, says it didn't break law over Prince Charles request

UK National Archives - Nazi persecution claim case files released

UK National Archives - Tracing the political history of Cairo's coffeehouses 

Eight million photographs: how can science help? Jacquie Moon, the National Archives

British Library - In Search of Zoroastrian Manuscripts in Iran

British Library Launches OCR Competition for Rare Indian Books

British Library - First Impressions: the Beginnings of Ottoman Turkish Publishing

British Library - Old issues in new guises: Dame Anne McLaren and the embryo research debate

Bodleian buys historic ledgers of Oxford shoemakers Ducker & Son, revealing purchases of literary guests

Archivists appeal for yesterday's witness to 1980s Docklands protests on Isle of Dogs

Oldest photo studio shows rediscovered images

Moyen-Orient / Middle East
The first book on the Afghan Access to Information act is published

United Arab Emirates - National Archives Receives Members of the Deaf Association in a Scientific Journey

How Mosul's last librarian is preparing for when his city is free from Isis

International
The meaning of the term archive

Sept raisons d'adopter la gouvernance de l'information