RequireJS - jQuery


RequireJS uses jQuery as another dependency and registers as named module jquery in lowercase and by default, also registers itself by using the global functions $ and jQuery while using the AMD/RequireJS.

Loading jQuery

require(['jquery'], function($) {
   //code here

You can load multiple and custom libraries along with the jQuery as shown below −

require(['custom_library_path','jquery'], function(load_library,$) {
   //related code of $ and load_library

The following table shows the use of jQuery with RequireJS for specifying their dependencies.

Sr.No. Types & Description
1 Using Shim Config

jQuery uses shim configuration to define the dependencies for jQuery plugins.

2 Loading jQuery from CDN

jQuery uses CDN to define the dependencies for jQuery plugins.