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Version: v4


Core Team

Special thanks to Balazs Orban for acting as core maintainer throughout most of the v3 and v4 lifecycle of NextAuth! Also to Lori Karikari for creating most of the original provider configurations, to Nico Domino for creating and maintaining this documentation site and other core contributions, to Lluis Agusti for many core contributions especially involving TypeScript, to Fredrik Pettersen for creating the original Prisma adapter, to Gerald Nolan for adding support for Sign in with Apple, .

Other Contributors

NextAuth.js as it exists today has been possible thanks to the work of many individual contributors.

Thank you to the dozens of individual contributors who have help shaped NextAuth.js.


You can find NextAuth.js on OpenCollective. We are very thankful for all of our existing contributors and would be delighted if you or your company would decide to join them.

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NextAuth.js was originally developed by Iain Collins in 2016.

In 2020, NextAuth.js was rebuilt from the ground up to support Serverless, with support for MySQL, Postgres and MongoDB, JSON Web Tokens and built in support for over a dozen authentication providers.