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Public Affairs: Your New Neighborhood Library

Information Governance Perspectives

When you think about the fact that libraries are about information and not simply about books, you begin to see where the value is. The post Public Affairs: Your New Neighborhood Library appeared first on Rafael Moscatel.

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The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter April 2021 Edition available via Library and Archives Canada

IG Guru

The post The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter April 2021 Edition available via Library and Archives Canada appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the post here.

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Crowley Company Honored with Four 2021 Platinum Modern Library Awards

IG Guru

The post Crowley Company Honored with Four 2021 Platinum Modern Library Awards appeared first on IG GURU. Featured IG News Information Governance Scanning Crowley Company Honored Modern Library AwardsFrederick, Md. –

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£135,000 funding for Anti-racist library collections in Wales

CILIP

£135,000 funding for Anti-racist library collections in Wales. CILIP Cymru Wales on behalf of CILIP has just secured £135,000 funding from the Welsh Government. This has been awarded to support the delivery of the Welsh Government’s Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan.

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Take action with your library this Libraries Week

CILIP

Take action with your library this Libraries Week. This Libraries Week (4-10 October 2021) libraries across the UK showcase their vital role in supporting active and engaged communities as we celebrate the transformative impact libraries can have on people?s

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Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Opens its New Preservation Storage Facility

IG Guru

Archives IG News Canada GovernmentCheck out the link here.

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Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

Unwritten Record

National Bookmobile Day is April 22, part of National Library Week (April 19-25). . A library is a place that stores information, a place where people from all walks of life have the opportunity to obtain textual and audiovisual material for education, entertainment, and enlightenment.

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Public Libraries as part of the HM Government ?roadmap? for COVID-19 Recovery

CILIP

Public Libraries as part of the HM Government ?roadmap? CILIP welcomes the recognition of libraries as essential services and library staff as ?key in the Government?s Although many library services have been ?open? digital library offer?

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African libraries provide perspectives on digital literacy for sustainable development

CILIP

African libraries provide perspectives on digital literacy for sustainable development. The African library sector has been a key advocate for digital literacy across the continent, and a new book published today delves into what has been achieved and what more needs to be done.

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Arts Council England and partners launch Green Libraries programme

CILIP

Arts Council England and partners launch Green Libraries programme. 163,000 to CILIP, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, to launch the Green Libraries programme, which aims to help libraries address their environmental impact.

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Libraries, inflation and the cost-of-living crisis

CILIP

Libraries, inflation and the cost-of-living crisis. As economists predict a period of high inflation and a cost-of-living crisis, Paul Howarth, Head of Content & Resource Development at Suffolk Libraries, discusses some the problems and solutions for public library services.

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Independent Review of Public Library Financing Panel announcement

CILIP

Independent Review of Public Library Financing Panel announcement. CILIP is delighted to announce the expert members of the recently established Independent Review of Public Library Financing Panel. In recent years, libraries have found their creative identity ? Public librarie

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The Future of RegTech for AI Governance

IBM Big Data Hub

Central to putting these principles into practice is establishing the appropriate governance mechanisms for AI systems. AI governance will require an agile approach. Integrating RegTech into broader AI governance process.

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One world, one library network

CILIP

One world, one library network. Working Internationally for Libraries Virtual Conference 2021: A free, virtual conference for Public Libraries in the UK and across the world. Two, look for advocacy ideas and how best to campaign to keep libraries funded and active.?

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Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries

CILIP

Croydon Libraries: Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries. Dear Councillor Lewis, Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries. Elizabeth Ash, Save Croydon Libraries. Public libraries

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Webinar: Virginia Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators on October 28th 9am-12:30pm

IG Guru

The post Webinar: Virginia Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators on October 28th 9am-12:30pm appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Education IG News Records Management Webinar Birginia Going Remote Library Permanent Changes from the Pandemic UVA VAGARA

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Wartime Reading: The Library War Service

Unwritten Record

When America entered World War I in 1917, the American Library Association decided to take part in the war effort by establishing the Library War Service. Its purpose was to provide library services to American soldiers in training camps and overseas. Poster used in A.L.A.

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The British Library?s International Library Leaders Programme

CILIP

The British Library?s s International Library Leaders Programme. Ilene McKenna is the Lead Archivist, Archival Information System Renewal at Library and Archives Canada. In November 2019, she had the opportunity to take part in British Library?s

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The experiment works - 10 years of Suffolk Libraries Mutual status

CILIP

"Suffolk libraries celebrate 10 years". In the aftershock of the 2008 Financial Crisis Suffolk County Council outsourced its library service. Here CEO Bruce Leeke discusses how Suffolk Libraries has navigated the last 10 years and what the next crisis might mean for outsourcing.

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Six-Library Vulnerability in NGA

ForAllSecure

The US government has published a software library called six-library designed to parse and manipulate satellite imagery and data for both internal and public use. Imagine if all of the sudden satellites across the world stopped working.

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Should libraries fine users for late return of books and other items?

CILIP

Should libraries fine users for late return of books and other items? We asked you what you thought about the use of library fines and you didn?t All fines do is scare people, especially those on low-incomes from accessing the library. Public libraries

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COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries

CILIP

COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries. This Guidance has been developed by a Working Party convened jointly by CILIP, the CILIP School Libraries Group (CILIP SLG) and the School Library Association (SLA). all library services resumed?).

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Six-Library Vulnerability in NGA

ForAllSecure

The US government has published a software library called six-library designed to parse and manipulate satellite imagery and data for both internal and public use. Imagine if all of the sudden satellites across the world stopped working.

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Nick Poole on the power of Public Libraries and his hopes for the year ahead

CILIP

Nick Poole on the power of Public Libraries and his hopes for the year ahead. I see Jon (Jon Davis, Co-Chair of the CILIP Public and Mobile Libraries) has put me down as ‘Director of Enthusiasm’, which is quite the introduction.

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The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull bring the case for library funding to Parliament

CILIP

The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull bring the case for library funding to Parliament. At a Parliamentary event at the House of Lords today, The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull will join forces with CILIP, the UK library association, to make the case for long-term sustainable funding for libraries. We welcome the news of the Government?s However, the overall financial situation for Local Government remains precarious.

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Welsh Library Team of the Year

CILIP

Welsh Library Team of the Year. NHS Wales Library and Knowledge Service and Newtown Area Library have been recognized by CILIP Cymru Wales, the Library and Information association in Wales, for their incredible commitment and innovative services during a turbulent 2020.

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Honey, I blockchained the library

CILIP

Honey, I blockchained the library. Honey, I blockchained the library. A new kind of library. What could that mean for libraries? And for academic libraries and publishers, could micropayments per journal article supersede today?s in a new kind of library ?

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Raspberry Robin malware used in attacks against Telecom and Governments

Security Affairs

The Raspberry Robin worm attacks aimed at telecommunications and government office systems across Latin America, Australia, and Europe. “We found samples of the Raspberry Robin malware spreading in telecommunications and government office systems beginning September.”

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Shift happens: the future office/library in a connected world

CILIP

Shift happens: the future office/library in a connected world. Governments have drawn boundaries with wildly differing interpretations of risk. and, yes, the library. So what role can libraries play in the new normal ?

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Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries

CILIP

Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries. Last summer Kirklees Libraries recruited two new apprentices as part of a council-wide programme to develop and deliver apprentice opportunities. ve worked for Kirklees libraries for 35 years.

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Libraries: don't mess with trust

CILIP

Libraries: don't mess with trust. Libraries: don't mess with trust. s (ODI) mission is to help companies and governments to build an open, trustworthy data ecosystem. Jeni Tennison, CEO of the ODI discusses how libraries could fit into it without damaging themselves.

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Halfway to Data Access Governance

Collibra

If you’re a Collibra customer, chances are you’re already made significant progress in establishing an expansive data access governance program even if that wasn’t your original intent. The three components of a scalable data access governance foundation. What is data governance?

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US Government Publishing Office Website Defaced

Dark Reading

The Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) website was attacked by a group of hackers claiming to represent the government of Iran

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Dominic Cummings: Libraries are "desperately needed"

CILIP

Dominic Cummings: Libraries are ?desperately Dominic Cummings: Libraries are ?desperately DURING the 2019 General Election Boris Johnson said he loved libraries and wanted to invest in opening more of them, but added: ?We libraries plus internal historians?

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Information Governance and the Records Lifecycle

The Texas Record

In a nutshell, this is information governance. ARMA defines “information governance” as “the overarching and coordinating strategy for all organizational information. But how is information governance any different than records management?

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Overdrive CEO, Steve Potash, makes the case for public libraries

CILIP

Overdrive founder and CEO, Steve Potash makes the case for Public Libraries. Steve Potash, Lord John Bird, Bobby Seagull, Johanna Brinton Abela and Erica Lazzaro at the launch of Public Libraries: The Case for Support. 1 invested in public libraries.

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Documentation Theory for Information Governance

ARMA International

iv] Further, “the practices of government [and other public and private institutions] become formal or official to the extent that they are documented.” [v] This article aims to consider what a documentary focus can offer to the practices and understandings of information governance. This article’s documentary focus shows documentation’s central position in information governance and sheds light on the diverse kinds of documents and practices that deal with information.

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Book Recommendation: Tomorrow’s Jobs Today authored by Rafael and Abby Moscatel via IG GURU

IG Guru

Rafael is a well-respected Information Governance Professional (IGP), Certified Records Manager (CRM), and Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM). Tomorrow’s Jobs Today is written by Rafael Moscatel and his spouse Abby Moscatel.

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Raspberry Robin malware used in attacks against Telecom and Governments

Security Affairs

The Raspberry Robin worm attacks aimed at telecommunications and government office systems across Latin America, Australia, and Europe. “We found samples of the Raspberry Robin malware spreading in telecommunications and government office systems beginning September.”

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National Working Party to provide COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries

CILIP

National Working Party to provide COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries. COVID-19 has been an unprecedented challenge for school library staff. s many dimensions to school libraries which need consideration. ?