Google account and user data¶
Accessing user data¶
pandas_gbq module accesses Google Cloud Platform resources from
your local machine. Your machine communicates directly with the Google APIs.
read_gbq() function can read and
write BigQuery data (and other data such as Google Sheets or Cloud Storage,
via the federated query feature) through the BigQuery query interface via
queries you supply.
to_gbq() method can write data you supply to a
Storing user data¶
By default, your credentials are stored to a local file, such as
~/.config/pandas_gbq/bigquery_credentials.dat. See the
Authenticating with a User Account guide for details. All user data is stored on
your local machine. Use caution when using this library on a shared