readr: Read Rectangular Text Data

The goal of 'readr' is to provide a fast and friendly way to read rectangular data (like 'csv', 'tsv', and 'fwf'). It is designed to flexibly parse many types of data found in the wild, while still cleanly failing when data unexpectedly changes.

Version: 1.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.2)
Imports: Rcpp (≥, tibble, hms, R6
LinkingTo: Rcpp, BH
Suggests: curl, testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, stringi, covr
Published: 2017-03-22
Author: Hadley Wickham [aut], Jim Hester [aut, cre], Romain Francois [aut], R Core Team [ctb] (Date time code adapted from R), RStudio [cph, fnd], Jukka Jylänki [ctb, cph] (grisu3 implementation), Mikkel Jørgensen [ctb, cph] (grisu3 implementation)
Maintainer: Jim Hester <james.hester at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 | file LICENSE [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2) | file LICENSE]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: readr results


Reference manual: readr.pdf
Vignettes: Locales
Introduction to readr
Package source: readr_1.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: readr_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: readr_1.1.0.tgz
Old sources: readr archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: efreadr, MicroDatosEs
Reverse imports: abbyyR, abcrf, alakazam, biomartr, cdcfluview, cleanNLP, dataonderivatives, datapasta, dataRetrieval, ddpcr, DMwR2, doctr, ecoseries, eemR, epidata, esc, esmisc, estatapi, etl, eurostat, evaluator, eyelinker, farff, FedData, filesstrings, GCalignR, geojsonio, geomnet, GetHFData, getlandsat, ggCompNet, ggguitar, googleCloudStorageR, googlesheets, GSODR, gutenbergr, haven, hypoparsr, jpmesh, macleish, metacoder, mosaic, myTAI, ncappc, neuroim, openadds, pdfetch, photobiologyInOut, predatory, PWFSLSmoke,, readODS, REDCapR, rgho, rio, rmapshaper, rpdo, rrefine, ShinyTester, sparklyr, starmie, stationaRy, stplanr, tidyquant, tidyverse, traits, valr, webreadr, worldmet
Reverse suggests: csvy, eechidna, europop, fivethirtyeight, fuzzyjoin, gsheet, httr, IalsaSynthesis, MazamaSpatialUtils, pollstR, prophet, rakeR, raw, rrr, RSocrata, tidytext


Please use the canonical form to link to this page.