AGEOS coverActa Geologica Slovaca (AGEOS) is an international peer-reviewed journal published by the Comenius University in Bratislava and is available both in printed and open-access electronic version. It accepts original research papers, review articles, and short contributions from the all branches of geology (e.g., geophysics, geochemistry, hydrogeology, engineering geology, geology of deposits, mineralogy, palaeontology, petrology, sedimentology, stratigraphy, structural geology, tectonic geomorphology, tectonics, and related fields). Since 2016, only English written papers are accepted. The AGEOS ensures objective and fair peer review of the manuscript by two or three referees. The identity of the referees can be left to their discretion. The final decision concerning the acceptance or rejection of a paper rests with the Editorial Board and acceptance is based on quality alone. Articles accepted for publication are usually published in order of submission. The journal is published in full colour version.

Acta Geologica Slovaca was established in June 2009 and replaced the Acta Geologica Universitatis Comenianae magazine which publishing was cancelled in 2007. The journal is supported by Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava.

Acta Geologica Slovaca appears twice a year. An on-line version of the journal is located on the website of the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava:


ISSN: 1338-0044; E-ISSN: 1338-5674

PUBLISHER: Comenius University in Bratislave

ID: 00397865

EDITOR ADDRESS: Acta Geologica Slovaca, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, Mlynská dolina, Ilkovičova 6, 842 15 Bratislava; Slovak Republic

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF: Marianna Kováčová, Department of Geology and Palaeontology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, Mlynská dolina, Ilkovičova 6, 842 15 Bratislava; Slovak Republic; phone: +421-2-60296359, fax: +421-2-60296358, e-mail: marianna.kovacova[at]

EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Martin Bednarik, Department of Engineering Geology, Hydrogeology and Applied Geophysics, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, Mlynská dolina, Ilkovičova 6, 842 15 Bratislava; Slovak Republic; phone: +421-2-60296597, e-mail: mednarik[at]

GRAPHIC DESIGN: Peter Jackanin, Sasida production, Ltd.

WEB DESIGN: Rastislav Vojtko


PRINT: Typoset Ltd., Tomášikova 26, 821 01 Bratislava, Slovakia

PDF version of imprint


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SCImago Journal & Country Rank

SCImago Journal & Country Rank

  • Year: 2022
  • SNIP (source normalized impact per publication): 0.307
  • CiteScore (the citations received in 2019): 1.1
  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank: 0.196


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  • Electronic Journals Library, The Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek EZB (Electronic Journals Library) is a service to facilitate the use of scholarly journals on the internet;
  • Geoscience e-Journals webring.
  • The list of periodicals (The Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic); registration number: EV 3721/09.


Forthcoming articles

AGEOS 2023, Vol. 15, Issue 2