Field Guide to Islamic Law Online

The Field Guide to Islamic Law Online, in the form of a Google document, is a collection of resource links and annotations to SHARIAsource and other Harvard resources, global online digital resources, and a robust “Digital Islamic Law Collection.” We recently added exciting resources to this list:

  • Acehnese manuscripts from Pidie and Aceh Besar regencies presents a digitized manuscripts from Aceh (Indonesia), collected from private owners.
  • Butonese Manuscript Project comprises the digitized manuscripts of eight Butonese libraries. The Sultanate of Buton (1342-1960) was an autonomous Sultanate in the Indonesian archipelago which stretched dozens of islands. The project seeks to digitize the manuscripts connected to the Sultanate in an effort to preserve the unique knowledge of the region.

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