Islam and Data Science Roundup

In "Digitized Canon: Intisar Rabb's Work to Develop SHARIAsource and Other Resources on Islamic Law" (The Institute for Quantitative Social Science, September 1, 2021), Jonathan Colburn (Institute for Quantitative Social Science) discusses the Program of Islamic Law at Harvard Law School and our Editor-in-Chief, Professor Intisar Rabb's efforts to integrate data science into the study … Continue reading Islam and Data Science Roundup

The Library of Congress Announces Collaboration with the Program in Islamic Law!

We are delighted to share with you that the Library of Congress and the Program in Islamic Law have initiated a collaborative effort to "identify, select and assess the copyright status of materials focusing on national legal gazettes." Initially set for three years, the collaboration will focus on the legal analysis of Library of Congress' … Continue reading The Library of Congress Announces Collaboration with the Program in Islamic Law!

Islam and Data Science Roundup

The Program in Islamic Law and the Library of Congress have announced a historic collaborative project whereby the official gazettes of Muslim countries will be identified and analyzed from a copyright perspective.  Editor-in-Chief Professor Intisar Rabb commented that "these sources — combined with careful research and data science tools — will make for unparalleled research … Continue reading Islam and Data Science Roundup

Islamic Law in the News Roundup

The Program in Islamic Law and the Library of Congress have announced a historic collaborative project whereby the official gazettes of Muslim countries will be identified and analyzed from a copyright perspective.  Editor-in-Chief Professor Intisar Rabb commented that "these sources — combined with careful research and data science tools — will make for unparalleled research … Continue reading Islamic Law in the News Roundup

Webinar: Islamic Law, Data Science, and AI Lab Presents Reza Takhshid, NLP Engineer, Computational Linguist, Python Developer NLP for Lawyers and Islamic Law Scholars, February 22, 2021 @ 12-1 pm

Join us for the Program in Islamic Law’s Islamic Law, Data Science, and AI Lab! Machine learning and natural language processing are becoming inseparable part of many studies in the fields of humanities. While most of current NLP models are trained for the purpose of understanding general and everyday language, they can be fine-tuned to … Continue reading Webinar: Islamic Law, Data Science, and AI Lab Presents Reza Takhshid, NLP Engineer, Computational Linguist, Python Developer NLP for Lawyers and Islamic Law Scholars, February 22, 2021 @ 12-1 pm

Call for Applications: Student Fellow 2020-21 Academic Year, Program in Islamic Law (Harvard Law School), November 20, 2020

Call for Applications: HLS Program in Islamic Law, Student Fellow, Academic Year 2020-2021, Initial deadline Nov. 20. The Program in Islamic Law at Harvard Law School, headed under Faculty Director Professor Intisar Rabb, is seeking a student to serve as a Student Fellow for Publications. The Program’s multiple publications including a peer-reviewed journal, print book … Continue reading Call for Applications: Student Fellow 2020-21 Academic Year, Program in Islamic Law (Harvard Law School), November 20, 2020