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Center for Ottoman Studies is non-governmental, non-profit, expert association established in Belgrade in 2009. It seeks to promote results of Ottoman and Turkish studies on Southslavic languages, as well as to improve the collaboration among scholars from Balkan countries.

The activity of the center includes the scientific researches, organisation of conferences, seminars and lectures and publishing books and other reference works related to the history of the Ottoman Balkans, Ottoman Turkish and modern Turkish language and literature.

The center aims at eliminating widespread stereotypes and biases found in literature and in public opinion against the Ottoman Empire and its long-lasting rule in the Balkans.