A Solr client library for indexing, adding, deleting, committing, optimizing and searching documents within an Apache Solr installation (version>=3.2)

Usage no npm install needed!

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solr-client - a node.js solr client

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Install the library with:

npm install solr-client


yarn add solr-client


Node.js version 12+ is supported. Solr versions 3-8 are supported.


// Load dependency
const solr = require('solr-client');

// Create a client
const client = solr.createClient();

// Add a new document
client.add({ id : 12, title_t : 'Hello' },function(err,obj){
   if (err) {
   } else {
      console.log('Solr response:', obj);


v0.3.x - v0.x.x

  • Implement all features available in Solr 4 (SolrCloud API in particular)
  • Provide all low-level commands
  • Complete documentation


  • First stable version
  • the API is frozen until v2.0.x, only new features and bug fixes can be introduced


Tests are executed against a Solr instance in a Docker container.

To execute them on latest supported Solr version, run:

npm run solr:current:start
npm run test:current

If you want to execute them on oldest Solr version supported, run:

npm run solr:legacy:start
npm run test:legacy

Test coverage

Before to be able to run the command below, you will need to install jscoverage available here.

npm run-script test-cov

This command will generate a file named coverage.html, use your browser to visualize it.

Static analysis and complexity report

npm run-script report


(The MIT License)

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