Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša / Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language
The Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language is active in the fields of lexicology, lexicography, terminology, standardization of language and orthography, dialectology, etymology, onomastics, comparative, and historical linguistics. Members of the institute compile and publish comprehensive dictionaries and manuals for the Slovenian language, including Dictionary of the Slovenian Standard Language and the Slovenian Linguistic Atlas, collaborate in the creation of its Slavic and European counterparts, and develop related theories and technologies. In recent years, the institute is best known for Fran, the main Internet dictionary portal for the Slovenian language, which has been in existence since 2014. Fran integrates all the main Slovenian dictionaries as well as several additional resources, and is freely accessible on the World Wide Web. The Fran Ramovš Institute of the Slovenian Language publishes Jezikoslovni zapiski and Slovenski jezik / Slovene Linguistic Studies.