GooseMPL provides a style and several style extensions for matplotlib, some custom functions that extend matplotlib, and several examples to make professional plots using matplotlib.

To obtain GooseMPL one can do one of the following:

  1. Using Conda:

    conda install -c conda-forge goosempl
  2. Using PyPi:

    python -m pip install GooseMPL
  3. Manual installation. After downloading navigate to the downloaded folder than run:

    python -m pip install .

Then install the matplotlib style files using:

python -c "import GooseMPL; GooseMPL.copy_style()"

You’ll only have to do this once after installing/updating.


This library is free to use under the MIT license. Any additions are very much appreciated, in terms of suggested functionality, code, documentation, testimonials, word of mouth advertisement, …. Bug reports or feature requests can be filed on GitHub. As always, the code comes with no guarantee. None of the developers can be held responsible for possible mistakes.

Download: .zip file | .tar.gz file.

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