Acta geographica Slovenica 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, from 2003 twice a year and from 2019 three times a year.
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 1994 inclusive.
Those interested in the history of the journal are invited to read the paper “The History of Acta geographica Slovenica.”