The Slovenian Library Association bestows the annual Čop Award for achievements in librarianship. A contemporary and close friend of France Prešeren, Matija Čop (1797–1835) was an important Slovene linguist, literary historian, and librarian. The award was first bestowed in 1967.
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by Ljudmila Art and Science Laboratory.