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A curated list of awesome Python frameworks, libraries, software and resources
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A curated list of awesome Python frameworks, libraries, software and resources.

Inspired by awesome-phpstars27.4k.

Admin Panels

Libraries for administrative interfaces.

Algorithms and Design Patterns

Python implementation of data structures, algorithms and design patterns. Also see awesome-algorithmsstars12.4k.

ASGI Servers

ASGI-compatible web servers.

  • daphnestars1.8k - A HTTP, HTTP2 and WebSocket protocol server for ASGI and ASGI-HTTP.
  • uvicornstars5.7k - A lightning-fast ASGI server implementation, using uvloop and httptools.

Asynchronous Programming


Libraries for manipulating audio and its metadata.


Libraries for implementing authentications schemes.

Build Tools

Compile software from source code.

  • BitBake - A make-like build tool for embedded Linux.
  • buildout - A build system for creating, assembling and deploying applications from multiple parts.
  • PlatformIOstars6.1k - A console tool to build code with different development platforms.
  • pybuilderstars1.4k - A continuous build tool written in pure Python.
  • SCons - A software construction tool.

Built-in Classes Enhancement

Libraries for enhancing Python built-in classes.

  • attrsstars4.4k - Replacement for __init__, __eq__, __repr__, etc. boilerplate in class definitions.
  • bidictstars1.2k - Efficient, Pythonic bidirectional map data structures and related functionality..
  • Boxstars2.1k - Python dictionaries with advanced dot notation access.
  • dataclasses - (Python standard library) Data classes.
  • DottedDictstars150 - A library that provides a method of accessing lists and dicts with a dotted path notation.


Content Management Systems.

  • django-cms - An Open source enterprise CMS based on the Django.
  • feincmsstars840 - One of the most advanced Content Management Systems built on Django.
  • indicostars1.4k - A feature-rich event management system, made @ CERN.
  • Kottistars391 - A high-level, Pythonic web application framework built on Pyramid.
  • mezzaninestars4.5k - A powerful, consistent, and flexible content management platform.
  • plone - A CMS built on top of the open source application server Zope.
  • quokkastars2.2k - Flexible, extensible, small CMS powered by Flask and MongoDB.
  • wagtail - A Django content management system.


Libraries for caching data.

ChatOps Tools

Libraries for chatbot development.

  • errbotstars2.8k - The easiest and most popular chatbot to implement ChatOps.

Code Analysis

Tools of static analysis, linters and code quality checkers. Also see awesome-static-analysisstars10.3k.

Command-line Interface Development

Libraries for building command-line applications.

  • Command-line Application Development
    • cement - CLI Application Framework for Python.
    • click - A package for creating beautiful command line interfaces in a composable way.
    • cliff - A framework for creating command-line programs with multi-level commands.
    • docopt - Pythonic command line arguments parser.
    • python-firestars23.1k - A library for creating command line interfaces from absolutely any Python object.
    • python-prompt-toolkitstars7.9k - A library for building powerful interactive command lines.
  • Terminal Rendering
    • alive-progressstars3.8k - A new kind of Progress Bar, with real-time throughput, eta and very cool animations.
    • asciimaticsstars3.1k - A package to create full-screen text UIs (from interactive forms to ASCII animations).
    • bashplotlibstars1.7k - Making basic plots in the terminal.
    • colorama - Cross-platform colored terminal text.
    • richstars39.9k - Python library for rich text and beautiful formatting in the terminal. Also provides a great RichHandler log handler.
    • tqdmstars23k - Fast, extensible progress bar for loops and CLI.

Command-line Tools

Useful CLI-based tools for productivity.


Libraries for migrating from Python 2 to 3.

  • python-future - The missing compatibility layer between Python 2 and Python 3.
  • modernizestars295 - Modernizes Python code for eventual Python 3 migration.
  • six - Python 2 and 3 compatibility utilities.

Computer Vision

Libraries for Computer Vision.

Concurrency and Parallelism

Libraries for concurrent and parallel execution. Also see awesome-asynciostars3.6k.


Libraries for storing and parsing configuration options.


  • cryptography - A package designed to expose cryptographic primitives and recipes to Python developers.
  • paramikostars7.9k - The leading native Python SSHv2 protocol library.
  • passlib - Secure password storage/hashing library, very high level.
  • pynaclstars923 - Python binding to the Networking and Cryptography (NaCl) library.

Data Analysis

Libraries for data analyzing.

  • AWS Data Wranglerstars3.1k - Pandas on AWS.
  • Blazestars3.1k - NumPy and Pandas interface to Big Data.
  • Open Miningstars1.2k - Business Intelligence (BI) in Pandas interface.
  • Optimusstars1.3k - Agile Data Science Workflows made easy with PySpark.
  • Orange - Data mining, data visualization, analysis and machine learning through visual programming or scripts.
  • Pandas - A library providing high-performance, easy-to-use data structures and data analysis tools.

Data Validation

Libraries for validating data. Used for forms in many cases.

Data Visualization

Libraries for visualizing data. Also see awesome-javascriptstars28.9k.


Databases implemented in Python.

  • pickleDBstars707 - A simple and lightweight key-value store for Python.
  • tinydbstars5.4k - A tiny, document-oriented database.
  • ZODBstars552 - A native object database for Python. A key-value and object graph database.

Database Drivers

Libraries for connecting and operating databases.

Date and Time

Libraries for working with dates and times.

  • Arrow - A Python library that offers a sensible and human-friendly approach to creating, manipulating, formatting and converting dates, times and timestamps.
  • Chronykstars338 - A Python 3 library for parsing human-written times and dates.
  • dateutilstars1.9k - Extensions to the standard Python datetime module.
  • deloreanstars1.8k - A library for clearing up the inconvenient truths that arise dealing with datetimes.
  • mayastars3.4k - Datetimes for Humans.
  • momentstars706 - A Python library for dealing with dates/times. Inspired by Moment.js.
  • Pendulumstars5.1k - Python datetimes made easy.
  • PyTimestars146 - An easy-to-use Python module which aims to operate date/time/datetime by string.
  • pytz - World timezone definitions, modern and historical. Brings the tz database into Python.
  • when.pystars192 - Providing user-friendly functions to help perform common date and time actions.

Debugging Tools

Libraries for debugging code.

Deep Learning

Frameworks for Neural Networks and Deep Learning. Also see awesome-deep-learningstars19.5k.

  • caffestars32.9k - A fast open framework for deep learning..
  • kerasstars56.3k - A high-level neural networks library and capable of running on top of either TensorFlow or Theano.
  • mxnetstars20.1k - A deep learning framework designed for both efficiency and flexibility.
  • pytorchstars59.2k - Tensors and Dynamic neural networks in Python with strong GPU acceleration.
  • SerpentAIstars6.3k - Game agent framework. Use any video game as a deep learning sandbox.
  • tensorflowstars168.1k - The most popular Deep Learning framework created by Google.
  • Theanostars9.6k - A library for fast numerical computation.

DevOps Tools

Software and libraries for DevOps.

Distributed Computing

Frameworks and libraries for Distributed Computing.


Libraries to create packaged executables for release distribution.

  • dh-virtualenvstars1.5k - Build and distribute a virtualenv as a Debian package.
  • Nuitka - Compile scripts, modules, packages to an executable or extension module.
  • py2app - Freezes Python scripts (Mac OS X).
  • py2exe - Freezes Python scripts (Windows).
  • pyarmorstars1.8k - A tool used to obfuscate python scripts, bind obfuscated scripts to fixed machine or expire obfuscated scripts.
  • PyInstallerstars9.6k - Converts Python programs into stand-alone executables (cross-platform).
  • pynsist - A tool to build Windows installers, installers bundle Python itself.
  • shivstars1.5k - A command line utility for building fully self-contained zipapps (PEP 441), but with all their dependencies included.


Libraries for generating project documentation.