Anorm VS doobie

Compare Anorm vs doobie and see what are their differences.


The Anorm database library (by playframework)


Functional JDBC layer for Scala. (by tpolecat)
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Anorm doobie
1 12
226 2,058
0.4% -
8.8 9.0
5 days ago 13 days ago
Scala Scala
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Anorm. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-31.


Posts with mentions or reviews of doobie. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-04.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Anorm and doobie you can also consider the following projects:

Slick - Slick (Scala Language Integrated Connection Kit) is a modern database query and access library for Scala

Quill - Compile-time Language Integrated Queries for Scala

skunk - A data access library for Scala + Postgres.

ScalikeJDBC - A tidy SQL-based DB access library for Scala developers. This library naturally wraps JDBC APIs and provides you easy-to-use APIs.

Clickhouse-scala-client - Clickhouse Scala Client with Reactive Streams support

PostgreSQL and MySQL async

scala-redis - A scala library for connecting to a redis server, or a cluster of redis nodes using consistent hashing on the client side.


scala-migrations - Database migrations written in Scala

Squeryl - A Scala DSL for talking with databases with minimum verbosity and maximum type safety