SQLite EF Core Database Provider

This database provider allows Entity Framework Core to be used with SQLite. The provider is maintained as part of the Entity Framework Core project.


Install the Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Sqlite NuGet package.

dotnet add package Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Sqlite

Supported Database Engines

  • SQLite (3.7 onwards)


See SQLite Limitations for some important limitations of the SQLite provider.