Our weekly roundup of archives-related news from around the globe
- NASB: Much of Belarus’ war archive records still to be explored – An international conference on the study of Belarus during World War II was held in Minsk on May 7-8. According to the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB), 70% of archival materials on the topic remain unexplored.
- Dylan Day: Poet’s lost notebook goes on show in Swansea, revealing “tiny, neat writing of a meticulous craftsman”: To celebrate the inaugural international Dylan Thomas Day on May 14th, Swansea University displayed for the first time the Welsh poet’s recently acquired “lost” notebook.
- The International Council on Archives’ Human Rights Working Group (HWRG) newsletter for April is now available online.