Requests is not a built in module, so you will have to download it. You
can get it here: https://pypi.python.org/pypi/requests
$ sudo pip install requests if you have pip
On OSX you can also use
sudo easy_install -U requests if
you have easy_install installed.
> Patheasy_install.exe requests if you have a
windows machine, where easy_install can be found in your
Python*Scripts folder, if it was installed. (Note
Patheasy_install.exe is an example, mine is
If you don't have easy install and are running on a windows machine, you
can get it here: http://www.lfd.uci.edu/~gohlke/pythonlibs/#distribute
If you manually want to add a library to a windows machine, you can
download the compressed library, uncompress it, and then place it into the
Lib folder of your python path.
From Source (Universal)
For any missing library, the source is usually available at https://pypi.python.org/pypi/.
On mac osx and windows, after downloading the source zip, uncompress it
and from the termiminal/cmd run
python setup.py install from
the uncompressed dir.