Publishing scholarly work and keeping members informed have been core activities of the AAG since it was founded.
Journals - The AAG publishes four distinguished and influential scholarly journals; there are also scholarly journals produced by some of the AAG's Specialty Groups and Regional Divisions
Newsletter - The AAG keeps in touch with members through the Newsletter, which is now electronic, although past copies of the print version are available online
SmartBrief - A free, weekly e-mail update on geography news and technology
Encyclopedia - In collaboration with Wiley, the AAG is preparing a new 15-volume International Encyclopedia of Geography which will be published both in hard copy and online in early 2017
Books - Books produced by the AAG, and monthly lists of newly-published books in geography and related fields
Special publications - Annual and occasional AAG publications, self-standing reports, and booklets produced in collaboration with other agencies