Method: dataSources.get

Full name: projects.dataSources.get

Retrieves a supported data source and returns its settings, which can be used for UI rendering.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The field will contain name of the resource requested, for example: projects/{projectId}/dataSources/{dataSourceId} or projects/{projectId}/locations/{locationId}/dataSources/{dataSourceId}

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource name:

  • bigquery.transfers.get

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of DataSource.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.