Guile-Gnome is a Guile wrapper collection for the following GNOME core libraries:

Guile-Gnome brings the power of Guile Scheme to your graphical application, providing a comprehensive environment for developing modern applications:

(cons 'guile 'gnome)


Guile-Gnome also has a Guile wrapper for the ultra-hip GNOME Clutter library, here.

Latest News

June the 2nd, 2017

Guile-Gnome 2.16.5 is out, see download.

Changes since 2.16.4

Guile-Gnome is now compatible with Guile-2.2

But don't hail, this is a maintainance release, which actually merely comment the build of the Corba and Gnome-VFS modules, due to incompatible changes in Guile-2.2 (see their corresponding entry in configure.ac for a better explanation):

This is reversible though, if you think you have the skill and some free time to fix these two, please do! And get in touch with us of course...


See Guile-Gnome's git summary and git log for further details.

This and older news are available here.


Guile-Gnome also has a GNU Savannah project page.


Guile-Gnome is a free software, distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License GPL v2 or higher. You must be aware there is no warranty whatsoever for Guile-Gnome. This is described in full in the licenses.