Kanopy Streaming

Gain instant access to hundreds of movies on your computer or mobile device. Kanopy has a strong collection of independent, international, documentary, and early films from providers like Criterion, PBS and Kino Lorber. You can stream up to 12 titles per month.

Getting Started

  1. Create a Kanopy Account
  2. Confirm your account by clicking the link in the confirmation email (skip this step by logging in with Google or Facebook)
  3. Login and associate your Library card and PIN with the account.

How to Watch Kanopy films on your Television set:

Wired Connection

  • Instructions for connecting with an HDMI cable
  • Roku

  • How to watch Kanopy films using a Roku
  • Direct link to Roku’s app listing for Kanopy
  • Instructions on how to add any app to Roku
  • Apple TV

  • How to watch Kanopy films using Apple TV
  • Direct link to iTunes app store in browser for Kanopy
  • Instructions on how to add any app to an Apple TV
  • Chromecast

  • How to watch Kanopy films using a Chromecast
  • Direct link to Google play store in browser for Kanopy (to add to tablet or mobile device)
  • How to use Chromecast to display your computer screen on your TV
  • Library card required from home
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  • Library Card required
  • Watch Online
  • Items always available
  • Limit: 12 items per month
  • Checkout Time: 3 days