What is Kanopy?

Kanopy is a video streaming service providing thoughtful entertainment aimed at adult viewers. It offers over 30,000 documentaries, classics, international films and training videos, including selections from the Criterion Collection, Great Courses, and Frontline series. 

Create an account, and link your account to your library card to watch films for free. Find out how with our FAQ, here.

Each library member receives 10 film credits per month which refreshes on the first of the month. Use your credits by selecting the play button on any video. Once a film is selected, you have 3 days to play your selection as many times as you wish. 

Videos can be watched from anywhere, anytime, on smartphones, tablets, PCs and smart TVs. For help with apps, other troubleshooting or more information, search the Kanopy Help Center.

Please read the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy of this resource before using this resource.