Google BigQuery

Tables: get

Requires authorization

Gets the specified table resource by table ID. This method does not return the data in the table, it only returns the table resource, which describes the structure of this table. Try it now.

Required ACLs: To call this method, you must have one of the following rights:

  • Dataset READ
  • Dataset WRITE
  • Dataset OWNER


HTTP request



Parameter name Value Description
Path parameters
datasetId string Dataset ID of the requested table
projectId string Project ID of the requested table
tableId string Table ID of the requested table


This request requires authorization with at least one of the following scopes (read more about authentication and authorization).


Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.


If successful, this method returns a Tables resource in the response body.

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