Feb 19, 2014 Want to run SQL on a CSV file? Alex Kessinger Get the latest news and podcasts for developers in your inbox, every week. We make it super easy to keep up with developer news that matters. Now you can with q, a Python lib. q allows performing SQL-like statements on tabular text data. It seems this idea isn’t restricted to Python either. TextQL is a project written in Go that promises to do roughly the same thing.