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The Anton Melik geographical institute has been established in 1946 by Slovenian academy of sciences and arts. Since 1976 it carries the name of greatest Slovenian geographer, academic dr. Anton Melik (1890-1966). The institute comprises seven departments, a library and geographical museum.

The majority of its research focuses on geography of Slovenia. The Institute publishes fundamental geographical studies of Slovenia, features as lead partner in domestic and international research projects, organizes research conferences, educates young researchers, cooperates in researchers' exchanges and in university lectures.

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