The tap-mongodb Singer tap pulls data from MongoDB that can then be sent to a destination using a Singer target.

Alternative variants

Multiple variants of tap-mongodb are available. This document describes the default singer-io variant, which is recommended for new users.

Alternative variants are:

Standalone usage

Install the package using pip:

pip install tap-mongodb

For additional instructions, refer to the README in the repository.

Usage with Meltano

Install Meltano, create your Meltano project, and add the tap to your project as an extractor:

meltano add extractor tap-mongodb

For additional instructions, refer to the Meltano-specific documentation for tap-mongodb.



Host URL (host)




Database Name (database)


SSL (ssl)


SSL Verify Mode


Forces the stream names to take the form <database_name>_<collection_name> instead of <collection_name>

Looking for help?

If you're having trouble getting tap-mongodb to work by itself or with Meltano, look for an existing issue in its repository, file a new issue, or join the Meltano Slack community and ask for help in the #plugins-general channel.

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