Yap4j is the simplest library for parsing CSV files in Java. It deserializes CSV files into a list of POJOs using a set of Java annotations, while allowing you to specify Object-CSV mappings. It automatically converts to and from a wide range of data types, and includes support for types from popular libraries such as Joda Time, and support for custom record delimiters.
csvgrep is a commandline program which enables users to execute searches on text-delimited files using a rudimentary query language. Its query language is bound to simplicity and expressivity, to be easily comprehensible. It aims at replacing both grep and awk when you are challenged to retrieve information from a text-delimited file based on the content of a specific field (or column). You can get what you want using the semantic already in the file’s underlying structure.