python-pptx is a pure Python library for manipulating Open XML PowerPoint files. It's useful for server-side generation of .pptx files on non-Windows server platforms, and also useful for utility purposes. It can round-trip any Open XML presentation (.pptx file) including all its elements, add slides, populate text placeholders (for example, to create a bullet slide), add an image to a slide with arbitrary position and size, add a textbox to a slide, and manipulate text font size and boldness.
Metakit is a small, portable database library using a hybrid relational / hierarchical data model with a column-wise internal storage format. For C++, include a single header file and 125 kb DLL or statically link directly. Ideal for desktops, embedded systems, smartphones, and PDAs. Bindings for Python and Tcl. A very mature, stable code base.
txtorcon is a Twisted-based asynchronous Tor control protocol implementation. Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python, and Tor is an onion-routing network designed to improve people’s privacy and security on the Internet. It includes unit-tests with 96%+ coverage, multiple examples, and documentation. There are abstractions to track Tor configuration and state (circuits, streams), launch private instances, support Hidden Service, and more.
libsas is a Python library to take the pain out of using SaaS APIs. It provides an abstraction layer on top of various APIs, taking care of constructing the URLs, serializing parameters, and authentication. You just call Python methods and receive Python objects. It's like an ORM for SaaS.