International Archives and Archivists Weekly News Roundup – May 29, 2015

Our weekly roundup of archives-related news from around the globe

  • Africa: They are selling records of African history. Unique historical evidence of the ancient cultures of a continent is being put up for sale on the open market in Europe. Yet in the countries of Africa where these priceless treasures belong, there is little public interest in the matter.
  • Rare manuscripts from Iraq are on display as part of an exhibition on Mesopotamia at the French National Archives (in French).

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