Functional Relational Mapping for Scala


Seamless data access for your Scala application — Write Scala code to query your database.

Type Safe

All database entities and queries are statically checked at compile-time.


Compose query operations just as if you were using Scala's collections.

Slick is a modern database query and access library for Scala. It allows you to work with stored data almost as if you were using Scala collections while at the same time giving you full control over when a database access happens and which data is transferred. You can write your database queries in Scala instead of SQL, thus profiting from the static checking, compile-time safety and compositionality of Scala. Slick features an extensible query compiler which can generate code for different backends.

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Feb 01 2016
Because nearly every application is driven by some sort of data source, we invested in building Slick, a Functional Relational Mapping (FRM) library for Scala that makes it easy to... more
Dec 15 2015
We are happy to announce the release of Slick 3.1.1. The artifacts are available on Maven Central, as usual. You can find the source code here: Please see more

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