readxl: Read Excel Files

Import excel files into R. Supports '.xls' via the embedded 'libxls' C library ( and '.xlsx' via the embedded 'RapidXML' C++ library ( Works on Windows, Mac and Linux without external dependencies.

Version: 0.1.0
Imports: Rcpp (≥ 0.11.5)
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: testthat
Published: 2015-04-14
Author: Hadley Wickham [aut, cre], RStudio [cph] (Copyright holder of all R code and all C/C++ code without explicit copyright attribution), Marcin Kalicinski [ctb, cph] (Author of included RapidXML code), Komarov Valery [ctb, cph] (Author of included libxls code), Christophe Leitienne [ctb, cph] (Author of included libxls code), Bob Colbert [ctb, cph] (Author of included libxls code), David Hoerl [ctb, cph] (Author of included libxls code)
Maintainer: Hadley Wickham <hadley at>
License: GPL-3 + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README
CRAN checks: readxl results


Reference manual: readxl.pdf
Package source: readxl_0.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: readxl_0.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: readxl_0.1.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: readxl_0.1.0.tgz

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: DataLoader
Reverse imports: dpcR, EEM, lessR, Luminescence, popprxl, RcmdrMisc, rio, SchemaOnRead
Reverse suggests: ckanr, ezec, rattle, Rcmdr, RcmdrPlugin.EZR