Ediciones Akal
FounderRamón Akal González
Country of originSpain
Headquarters locationMadrid
Fiction genresLiterature and essay
Official websitehttps://www.akal.com

Ediciones Akal is a Spanish publisher founded in Madrid in 1972 by Ramón Akal González.[1][2] It consists of a catalogue of three thousand works in forty collections which includes fields like Humanities, classic texts, modern literature, etc., and a collection of dictionaries.[2]

Grupo Akal belong to Istmo, Foca, H. Blume and Siglo XXI de España Editores, acquired in 2010.[3] Grupo Akal counts with more than 70 employees in 2015.[4]

It received the Premio Nacional for Mejor Labor Editorial Cultural in 2010.[5]


  1. ^ Rodríguez Marcos, Javier (24 April 2012). ""Yo pregunto si un libro es bueno, no si es rentable"". El País (in Spanish). Madrid. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  2. ^ a b "La editorial". Ediciones Akal (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 20 September 2017. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Sellos del Grupo Akal". Ediciones Akal (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 5 April 2016.
  4. ^ "Ediciones Akal compra Siglo XXI de España Editores". Partido Comunista de Madrid (in Spanish). 14 May 2010. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Premio Nacional a la Mejor Labor Editorial Cultural". Ministerio de Cultura (in Spanish). Gobierno de España. 2010. Retrieved 26 April 2018.