Acta geographica Slovenica (print version: ISSN: 1581-6613, digital version: ISSN: 1581-8314) was founded in 1952. It was originally named Geografski zbornik / Acta geographica (print ISSN 0373-4498, digital ISSN: 1408-8711). Altogether, 42 volumes were published. In 2002 Geographica Slovenica (ISSN 0351-1731, founded in 1971, 35 volumes) was merged with the journal.

Since 2003 (from Volume 43 onward), the name of the joint journal has been Acta geographica Slovenica (print ISSN: 1581-6613, digital ISSN: 1581-8314). The journal continues the numbering system of the journal Geografski zbornik / Acta geographica.

Until 1976, the journal was published periodically, then once a year, twice a year from 2003, and three times a year since 2019.

The online version of the journal has been available since 1995. In 2013, all volumes of the magazine were digitized from the beginning of its publication to including 1994.

All articles of the journal are available free of charge in digital form on the journal websites:
Acta geographica Slovenica 
Acta geographica/Geografski zbornik (1952–2002),
Geographica Slovenica (1971–2002).

Those interested in the history of the journal are invited to read the article “The History of Acta geographica Slovenica" in volume 50-1.