18th October 2018: PostgreSQL 11 Released!
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42.46. pg_views

The view pg_views provides access to useful information about each view in the database.

Table 42-46. pg_views Columns

Name Type References Description
schemaname name pg_namespace.nspname name of schema containing view
viewname name pg_class.relname name of view
viewowner name pg_authid.rolname name of view's owner
definition text   view definition (a reconstructed SELECT query)