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Awesome Scala

A curated list of awesome Scala frameworks, libraries and tools.

Asynchronous, Concurrent and Distributed Programming

Big Data

Computer Science

Algorithms and Data Structures

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    twitter / cassovary

    Cassovary is a simple big graph processing library for the JVM

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    scala-graph / scala-graph

    Graph for Scala is intended to provide basic graph functionality seamlessly fitting into the Scala Collection Library. Like the well known members of scala.collection, Graph for Scala is an in-memory graph library aiming at editing and traversing graphs, finding cycles etc. in a user-friendly way.

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    typelevel / cats-collections

    Data structures for pure functional programming in Scala

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    non / debox

    Fast, deboxed, specialized data structures for Scala


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    cb372 / scalacache

    Simple caching in Scala

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    blemale / scaffeine

    Thin Scala wrapper for Caffeine (

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    jcouyang / jujiu

    Functional Scala Cache

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    zio / zio-cache

    A ZIO native cache with a simple and compositional interface

Code Generation

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    sbt / sbt-buildinfo

    I know this because build.sbt knows this.

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    thesamet / sbt-protoc

    SBT plugin for generating code from Protocol Buffer using protoc

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    sbt / sbt-boilerplate

    sbt plugin for generating scala.Tuple/Function related boilerplate code

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    fralken / sbt-swagger-codegen

    sbt Plugin for Scala code generation for Swagger specs


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    scala / scala

    Scala 2 compiler and standard library. For bugs, see scala/bug

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    lampepfl / dotty

    The Scala 3 compiler, also known as Dotty.

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    scala-js / scala-js

    Scala.js, the Scala to JavaScript compiler

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    scala-native / scala-native

    Your favorite language gets closer to bare metal.

Dependency Injection

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    softwaremill / macwire

    Lightweight and Nonintrusive Scala Dependency Injection Library

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    dickwall / subcut

    Scala Uniquely Bound Classes Under Traits

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    codingwell / scala-guice

    Scala extensions for Google Guice

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    scaldi / scaldi

    Lightweight Scala Dependency Injection Library

Functionnal Programming and Category Theory

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    typelevel / cats

    Lightweight, modular, and extensible library for functional programming.

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    scalaz / scalaz

    Principled Functional Programming in Scala

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    precog / matryoshka

    Generalized recursion schemes and traversals for Scala.

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    softwaremill / quicklens

    Modify deeply nested case class fields

Logic Programming and Type Constraints

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    fthomas / refined

    Refinement types for Scala

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    iltotore / iron

    Strong type constraints for Scala

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    epfl-lara / stainless

    Verification framework and tool for higher-order Scala programs

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    vivri / adjective

    Programming is an exercise in linguistics; spice-up Scala types with Adjective.

Miscellaneous Utils

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    twitter / util

    Wonderful reusable code from Twitter

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    7mind / izumi

    Productivity-oriented collection of lightweight fancy stuff for Scala toolchain

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    wvlet / airframe

    Essential Building Blocks for Scala

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    jsuereth / scala-arm

    This project aims to be the Scala Incubator project for Automatic-Resource-Management in the scala library


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    com-lihaoyi / fastparse

    Writing Fast Parsers Fast in Scala

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    scala / scala-parser-combinators

    simple combinator-based parsing for Scala. formerly part of the Scala standard library, now a separate community-maintained module

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    tpolecat / atto

    friendly little parsers

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    sirthias / parboiled

    Elegant parsing in Java and Scala - lightweight, easy-to-use, powerful.

Programming Language Interfaces

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    scalablytyped / converter

    Typescript to Scala.js converter

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    scala-native / scala-native-bindgen

    Scala Native Binding Generator

Scala Language Extensions

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    milessabin / shapeless

    Generic programming for Scala

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    lloydmeta / enumeratum

    A type-safe, reflection-free, powerful enumeration implementation for Scala with exhaustive pattern match warnings and helpful integrations.

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    typelevel / simulacrum

    First class syntax support for type classes in Scala

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    scalalandio / chimney

    Scala library for boilerplate-free, type-safe data transformations

Configuration, Logging, Testing and Monitoring

Command Line Parsing

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    scopt / scopt

    command line options parsing for Scala

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    bkirwi / decline

    A composable command-line parser for Scala.

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    alexarchambault / case-app

    Type-level & seamless command-line argument parsing for Scala

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    com-lihaoyi / mainargs

    A small, convenient, dependency-free library for command-line argument parsing in Scala

Configuration and Environment

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    lightbend / config

    configuration library for JVM languages using HOCON files

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    pureconfig / pureconfig

    A boilerplate-free library for loading configuration files

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    vlovgr / ciris

    Functional Configurations for Scala

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    zalando / grafter

    Grafter is a library to configure and wire Scala applications


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    lightbend / scala-logging

    Convenient and performant logging library for Scala wrapping SLF4J.

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    lego / woof

    A pure Scala 3 logging library with no reflection

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    outr / scribe

    The fastest logging library in the world. Built from scratch in Scala and programmatically configurable.

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    typelevel / log4cats

    Logging Tools For Interaction with cats-effect

Performance and Monitoring

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    kamon-io / kamon

    Distributed Tracing, Metrics and Context Propagation for applications running on the JVM

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    sbt / sbt-jmh

    "Trust no one, bench everything." - sbt plugin for JMH (Java Microbenchmark Harness)

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    lucacanali / sparkmeasure

    This is the development repository for sparkMeasure, a tool for performance troubleshooting of Apache Spark workloads. It simplifies the collection and analysis of Spark task and stage metrics data.

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    erikvanoosten / metrics-scala

    The scala API for Dropwizard's Metrics.


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    gatling / gatling

    Modern Load Testing as Code

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    typelevel / scalacheck

    Property-based testing for Scala

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    scalatest / scalatest

    A testing tool for Scala and Java developers

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    holdenk / spark-testing-base

    Base classes to use when writing tests with Spark

Databases, Indexing and Searching

Deployment, Virtualization and Cloud

Development Tooling

Build Tools

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    sbt / sbt

    sbt, the interactive build tool

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    com-lihaoyi / mill

    Your shiny new Java/Scala build tool!

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    scalacenter / bloop

    Bloop is a build server and CLI tool to compile, test and run Scala fast from any editor or build tool.

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    build-server-protocol / build-server-protocol

    Protocol for IDEs and build tools to communicate about compile, run, test, debug and more.

Code Analysis

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    scalameta / scalameta

    Library to read, analyze, transform and generate Scala programs

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    joernio / joern

    Open-source code analysis platform for C/C++/Java/Binary/Javascript/Python/Kotlin based on code property graphs

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    scoverage / sbt-scoverage

    sbt plugin for scoverage

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    lightbend / mima

    A tool for catching binary incompatibility in Scala

Code Editors and Notebooks

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    scalameta / metals

    Scala language server with rich IDE features 🚀

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    almond-sh / almond

    A Scala kernel for Jupyter

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    polynote / polynote

    A better notebook for Scala (and more)

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    jetbrains / sbt-ide-settings

    SBT plugin for tweaking various IDE settings

Code Formatting

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    scalameta / scalafmt

    Code formatter for Scala

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    sbt / sbt-scalariform

    sbt plugin adding support for source code formatting using Scalariform

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    lucidsoftware / neo-sbt-scalafmt

    Scalafmt SBT plugin

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    scalameta / sbt-scalafmt

    sbt plugin for Scalafmt

Library Dependency Management

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    coursier / coursier

    Pure Scala Artifact Fetching

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    sbt / sbt-dependency-graph

    sbt plugin to create a dependency graph for your project

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    scala-steward-org / scala-steward

    :robot: A bot that helps you keep your Scala projects up-to-date

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    rtimush / sbt-updates

    sbt plugin that can check Maven and Ivy repositories for dependency updates

Linting and Refactoring

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    wartremover / wartremover

    Flexible Scala code linting tool

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    scalastyle / scalastyle


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    scalacenter / scalafix

    Refactoring and linting tool for Scala

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    scapegoat-scala / scapegoat

    Scala compiler plugin for static code analysis

Miscellaneous Tools

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    foundweekends / giter8

    a command line tool to apply templates defined on GitHub

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    spray / sbt-revolver

    An SBT plugin for dangerously fast development turnaround in Scala

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    sbt / sbt-header

    sbt-header is an sbt plugin for creating file headers, e.g. copyright headers

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    tototoshi / sbt-musical

    NO MUSIC, NO BUILD. Enjoy your compile time.

Packaging and Publishing

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    sbt / sbt-assembly

    Deploy über-JARs. Restart processes. (port of codahale/assembly-sbt)

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    sbt / sbt-native-packager

    sbt Native Packager

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    sbt / sbt-release

    A release plugin for sbt

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    xerial / sbt-pack

    A sbt plugin for creating distributable Scala packages.

Printing and Debugging

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    com-lihaoyi / sourcecode

    Scala library providing "source" metadata to your program, similar to Python's __name__, C++'s __LINE__ or Ruby's __FILE__.

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    com-lihaoyi / pprint

    Pretty-printing value, types and type-signatures in Scala

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    johnreedlol / scala-trace-debug

    Macro based print debugging. Locates log statements in your IDE.

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    adamw / scala-macro-debug

    Scala macros for making debugging easier

Scripting and REPLs

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    com-lihaoyi / ammonite

    Scala Scripting

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    masseguillaume / scalakata2

    Interactive Playground

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    dbdahl / rscala

    The Scala interpreter is embedded in R and callbacks to R from the embedded interpreter are supported. Conversely, the R interpreter is embedded in Scala.

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    woshilaiceshide / scala-web-repl

    A scala repl which uses a web terminal as its interactive console, and it can be used as an inspector/cli for running applications, a hot code modification mechanism.

Static Sites and Documentation

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    tpolecat / tut

    doc/tutorial generator for scala

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    scalameta / mdoc

    Typechecked markdown documentation for Scala

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    planet42 / laika

    Text Markup Transformer for sbt and Scala applications, transforming Markdown and reStructuredText to HTML, EPUB and PDF

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    lightbend / paradox

    Markdown documentation

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Images, Audio and Video

Mathematics, Finance, Data Science and Bioinformatics


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    bigdatagenomics / adam

    ADAM is a genomics analysis platform with specialized file formats built using Apache Avro, Apache Spark, and Apache Parquet. Apache 2 licensed.

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    fulcrumgenomics / fgbio

    Tools for working with genomic and high throughput sequencing data.

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    projectglow / glow

    An open-source toolkit for large-scale genomic analysis

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    clulab / reach

    Reach Biomedical Information Extraction

Cryptography and Hashing

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    wavesplatform / waves

    ⛓️ Reference Waves Blockchain Node (client) implementation on Scala

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    hyperledger-labs / scorex

    Scorex 2.0 Core

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    jmcardon / tsec

    Type-safe general-cryptography library -

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    nycto / hasher

    A small Scala library for easily generating hashes (md5, sha1, sha256, sha512, crc32, bcrypt, hmacs, pbkdf2)

Economy, Finance and Cryptocurrencies

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    bitcoin-s / bitcoin-s

    Bitcoin Implementation in Scala

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    lambdista / money

    Scala DSL for money-related operations

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    snowplow / scala-forex

    High-performance Scala library for performing exchange rate lookups and currency conversions

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    synesso / scala-stellar-sdk

    Scala SDK for the Stellar network

Natural Language Processing

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    johnsnowlabs / spark-nlp

    State of the Art Natural Language Processing

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    scalanlp / chalk

    Chalk is a natural language processing library.

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    clulab / processors

    Natural Language Processors

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    knowitall / nlptools

    A toolkit that wraps various natural language processing implementations behind a common interface.

Numerical and Symbolic Computing

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    scalanlp / breeze

    Breeze is a numerical processing library for Scala.

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    typelevel / spire

    Powerful new number types and numeric abstractions for Scala.

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    vagmcs / optimus

    Optimus is a mathematical programming library for Scala.

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    cascala / galileo

    Scala Math - Numerical (Matlab-like) and Symbolic (Mathematica-like) tool

Probability, Statistics and Machine Learning

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    apache / predictionio

    PredictionIO, a machine learning server for developers and ML engineers.

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    microsoft / synapseml

    Simple and Distributed Machine Learning

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    salesforce / transmogrifai

    TransmogrifAI (pronounced trăns-mŏgˈrə-fī) is an AutoML library for building modular, reusable, strongly typed machine learning workflows on Apache Spark with minimal hand-tuning

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    dmlc / xgboost

    Scalable, Portable and Distributed Gradient Boosting (GBDT, GBRT or GBM) Library, for Python, R, Java, Scala, C++ and more. Runs on single machine, Hadoop, Spark, Dask, Flink and DataFlow

Mobile, Desktop and Game Development

Operating System, Hardware and Robotics

Text, Formats and Compression

Archives and Compression

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    gekomad / scala-compress

    Archivers and Compressors for Scala

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    avast / bytecompressor

    Java and Scala abstractions for some compression algorithms.


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    tototoshi / scala-csv

    CSV Reader/Writer for Scala

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    davenverse / cormorant

    A CSV Handling Library for FP.

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    scalikejdbc / csvquery

    A handy SQL runner to work with CSV files

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    zamblauskas / scala-csv-parser

    CSV parser library.


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    circe / circe

    Yet another JSON library for Scala

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    json4s / json4s

    JSON library

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    spray / spray-json

    A lightweight, clean and simple JSON implementation in Scala

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    hseeberger / akka-http-json

    Integrate some of the best JSON libs in Scala with Akka HTTP


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    foundweekends / pamflet

    a publishing application for short texts

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    noelwelsh / mads

    Markdown String Interpolator for Scala 3

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    scalatra / scalamd

    Scala of Markdown:

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    esamson / remder

    Renders a live HTML view of a Markdown file. Bring your own editor.

Other Document Formats

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    lihaoyi / scalatex

    Programmable, Typesafe Document Generation

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    tomtung / latex2unicode

    Convert LaTeX markup to Unicode (in Scala and Java)

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    jphmrst / scala-latex

    Generate LaTeX/PDF output from within Scala

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    jphmrst / scala-outlines

    Representation of structured text in Scala


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    allenai / pdffigures2

    Given a scholarly PDF, extract figures, tables, captions, and section titles.

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    allenai / science-parse

    Science Parse parses scientific papers (in PDF form) and returns them in structured form.

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    cloudify / spdf

    Create PDFs from Scala using plain old HTML and CSS. Uses wkhtmltopdf on the back-end which renders HTML using Webkit.

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    hhandoko / play2-scala-pdf

    A PDF module for Play Framework 2 (Scala)


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    scalapb / scalapb

    Protocol buffer compiler for Scala.

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    scala / pickling

    Fast, customizable, boilerplate-free pickling support for Scala

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    scodec / scodec

    Scala combinator library for working with binary data

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    com-lihaoyi / upickle

    uPickle: a simple, fast, dependency-free JSON & Binary (MessagePack) serialization library for Scala

Text Manipulation

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    rockymadden / stringmetric

    :dart: String metrics and phonetic algorithms for Scala (e.g. Dice/Sorensen, Hamming, Jaccard, Jaro, Jaro-Winkler, Levenshtein, Metaphone, N-Gram, NYSIIS, Overlap, Ratcliff/Obershelp, Refined NYSIIS, Refined Soundex, Soundex, Weighted Levenshtein).

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    com-lihaoyi / fansi

    Scala/Scala.js library for manipulating Fancy Ansi colored strings

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    bizzabo / diff

    Visually compare Scala data structures with out of the box support for arbitrary case classes.

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    atry / fastring

    Extremely fast string formatting


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    circe / circe-yaml

    YAML parser for circe using SnakeYAML

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    jcazevedo / moultingyaml

    Scala wrapper for SnakeYAML

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    virtuslab / scala-yaml

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    jodersky / yamlesque

    Reads like yaml, writes like yaml; it must be yaml!

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Time, Positions and Units of Measurement

Web Development

Asset Management and Bundlers

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    sbt / sbt-web

    Library for building sbt plugins for the web

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    scalacenter / scalajs-bundler

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    vmunier / sbt-web-scalajs

    SBT plugin to use Scala.js along with any sbt-web server.

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    irundaia / sbt-sassify

    sbt-web plugin for Sass files

Authentication and Permissions

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    jaliss / securesocial

    A module that provides OAuth, OAuth2 and OpenID authentication for Play Framework applications

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    mohiva / play-silhouette

    Silhouette is an authentication library for Play Framework applications that supports several authentication methods, including OAuth1, OAuth2, OpenID, CAS, 2FA, TOTP, Credentials, Basic Authentication or custom authentication schemes.

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    nulab / scala-oauth2-provider

    OAuth 2.0 server-side implementation written in Scala

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    softwaremill / akka-http-session

    Web & mobile client-side akka-http sessions, with optional JWT support


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    dmurvihill / courier

    send electronic mail with scala

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    playframework / play-mailer

    Play mailer plugin

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    spinoco / fs2-mail

    asynchronous library for sending and receiving mail via fs2._

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    hmrc / emailaddress

    Micro-library for validating and obfuscating email addresses

Forms and Validation

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    wix / accord

    Accord: A sane validation library for Scala

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    jto / validation

    validation api extracted from play

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    krzemin / octopus

    Scala library for boilerplate-free validation

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    typelevel / literally

    Compile time validation of literal values built from strings

HTTP Servers and Clients

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    playframework / playframework

    Play Framework

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    scalatra / scalatra

    Tiny Scala high-performance, async web framework, inspired by Sinatra

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    http4s / http4s

    A minimal, idiomatic Scala interface for HTTP

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    finagle / finch

    Scala combinator library for building Finagle HTTP services


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    makkarpov / scalingua

    A simple gettext-like internationalization (aka i18n) library for Scala and Play Framework

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    osinka / scala-i18n

    Play-like internationalized messages for any Scala

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    xitrum-framework / scaposer

    GNU Gettext .po file loader for Scala

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    xitrum-framework / scala-xgettext

    Scala compiler plugin that acts like GNU xgettext command to extract i18n strings in Scala source code files to Gettext .po file

Semantic Web

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    banana-rdf / banana-rdf

    Banana RDF

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    phenoscape / scowl

    A Scala DSL for programming with the OWL API.


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    scalate / scalate

    Scalate is a Scala based template engine which supports HAML, Mustache and JSP, Erb and Velocity style syntaxes.

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    playframework / twirl

    Twirl is Play's default template engine

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    mwunsch / handlebars.scala

    A Scala implementation of the Handlebars templating language (a superset of Mustache).

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    zalando / beard

    A lightweight, logicless templating engine, written in Scala and inspired by Mustache

Third-Party APIs

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    bot4s / telegram

    Telegram Bot API Wrapper for Scala

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    danielasfregola / twitter4s

    An asynchronous non-blocking Scala client for both the Twitter Rest and Streaming API

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    47degrees / github4s

    A GitHub API wrapper written in Scala

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    slack-scala-client / slack-scala-client

    A scala library for interacting with the slack api and real time messaging interface

URLs and Routing

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    sparsetech / trail

    Routing library for the Scala platform

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    raquo / waypoint

    Efficient router for Laminar UI Library

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    sherpal / url-dsl

    Tiny dsl library for path et parameters of urls

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    voltir / route.rx

    Macro magic for reactive urls in Scala.js

Web Frontend

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    japgolly / scalajs-react

    Facebook's React on Scala.JS

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    thoughtworksinc / binding.scala

    Reactive data-binding for Scala

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    chandu0101 / sri

    Build truly native cross platform (web,ios,android) apps using scalajs and react, react-native ,This project moved to new organization :, new chat room :

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    shadaj / slinky

    Write Scala.js React apps just like you would in ES6


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    com-lihaoyi / scalatags

    ScalaTags is a small XML/HTML construction library for Scala.

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    ruippeixotog / scala-scraper

    A Scala library for scraping content from HTML pages

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    eed3si9n / scalaxb

    scalaxb is an XML data binding tool for Scala.

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    scala-js / scala-js-dom

    Statically typed DOM API for Scala.js

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