1) jQuery UI Tabs
This tab script is built in to the jQuery UI and there are a lot of configurations. For example, you can have rotating tabs, nested tabs, and etc.
2) jQuery idTabs
jQuery idTabs makes adding tabs into a website super simple, but it also open the door to endless possibilities.
3) Minitabs – jQuery minimalistic approach to tabs
Minitabs looks simple, but I can’t found any working demo from the website.
MooTabs is a tiny class for MooTools and you can load tab content via Ajax request. It will only works on MooTools 1.1.
5) Pluggable MooTools Tabs
6) Sliding Tabs
Sliding Tabs is a cool MooTools 1.11 plugin that mimic Panic software’s Coda site. For MooTools 1.2, you have t go for other plugin such as Perspective Tabs.
7) Perspective Tabs
Perspective tabs is a simple MooTools plug-in that allows for a lagre number of tabs to fit into a small space.
MorphTabs is a clone for MooTabs by Shaun Freeman. But, MorphTabs will only works for MooTools 1.2 and above.
9) Accessible Ajax Tabs with MooTools
11) DOMTab – Navigation tabs with CSS and DOM Scripting
This AJAX-enabled component lets you create nice looking and feature-rich tabs easily. You can put your tabs to left, right, top or buttom aligned according to the predefined or your own style.
Tabtastic supports multiple or nested tabsets on the same page and allow users to bookmark the page loading to a specific tab.
15) Kollermedia Tab Menu
16) Ajax Project – Tabbed Page Interface
This is a script that can load a new page to the tab without a page refresh.
17) XP Style Tab Panes
18) Ajax Tabs Content Script from Dynamic Drive
This is an Ajax tabs script that lets you display content pulled from external files inside a “div” and organized wia CSS tabs.(Non-Ajax version here)
19) DD Tab Menu from Dynamic Drive
DD Tab Menu is a standards compliant, 2 level tab menu script. The script uses CSS to control all of its appearance, and plain HTML to implement the entire menu tabs and contents.
20) DOM dynamic Tabs
DOM dynamic Tabs allows you to easily create tabbed content on the fly without creating HTML.
21) Tab Pane
The look and feel of Tab Pane is entirely decided by CSS. So, you can change it easily through creating different styles.
22) SimpleTabs by Komrade
23) Closeable Tabs module
The closeable tabs module allows tabs to be removed. The HTML markup for this tabs module is same as standard tabs module.
24) Yahoo UI Library: TabView
This is another tab component by Yahoo UI Library. It comes with a cheat sheet, good tutorials and also examples.
25) Advanced Tabs from EXT JS
This is the most powerful tabs component that I can found. It comes with a lot of features such as auto tab resizing, tab scrolling, icons, context menu plugin, and also add/remove tabs via script.
Nanotabs is a tiny version of idTabs that doesn’t require jQuery. It is only 2KB in size!
27) Fabtabulous – Simple tabs using Prototype