Welcome to the sample-sheet Documentation!

A permissively licensed library designed to replace Illumina’s Experiment Manager.

❯ pip install sample-sheet

Or install with the Conda package manager after setting up your Bioconda channels:

❯ conda install sample-sheet

Which should be equivalent to:

❯ conda install -c bioconda -c conda-forge -c defaults sample-sheet


  • Roundtrip reading, editing, and writing of Sample Sheets
  • de novo creation creation of Sample Sheets
  • Exporting Sample Sheets to JSON