You can use pip to install unqlite:

pip install cython unqlite

The project is hosted at and can be installed from source:

git clone
cd unqlite-python
python build
python install


unqlite-python depends on Cython to generate the Python extension. As of 0.5.0, unqlite-python no longer ships with a generated C source file, so it is necessary to install Cython in order to compile unqlite-python.

After installing unqlite-python, you can run the unit tests by executing the tests module: