Cloud Datastore API Client Library for Java

While this library is still supported, we suggest trying the newer Cloud Client Library for Cloud Datastore, especially for new projects. See Cloud Datastore Libraries for installation and usage details.

Cloud Datastore API: Accesses the schemaless NoSQL database to provide fully managed, robust, scalable storage for your application.

This page contains information about getting started with the Cloud Datastore API using the Google API Client Library for Java. In addition, you may be interested in the following documentation:

Add Library to Your Project

Select your build environment (Maven or Gradle) from the following tabs, or download a zip file containing all of the jars you need:


Download the Cloud Datastore API v1 Client Library for Java.

See the datastore/readme.html file for details on:

  • What the zip file contains.
  • Which dependent jars are needed for each application type (web, installed, or Android application).

The libs folder contains all the of the globally applicable dependencies you might need across all application types.