Kanopy (Movies)


You can stream up to five of over 30,000 independent, classic and other films per month from the Kanopy streaming service. It’s free to access with your Library card. Kanopy has a mantra of “thoughtful entertainment” that truly serves all ages. This service is made possible via the generosity of the North State Community Foundation.

  • Use your email address and Library card number to create a Kanopy account from your internet-connected device, and start watching now
  • The Kanopy app is available for iOSAndroid and You can also watch with Chromecast,  Apple TV and other TV apps
  • View up to five titles per month with your film credits
  • Watch Kanopy videos as much as you want within three days (72 hours) after pressing play
  • All films have closed captions, subtitles and transcripts that are fully ADA compliant. You can watch films using screen reader technologies like JAWS
  • Your access includes unlimited plays of any video on Kanopy Kids, and does not use a monthly film credit.
  • Parental Controls are available.
  • To access Kanopy Kids Mode, select “Go to Kanopy Kids” from the menu; learn how to find the menu on your device or app here.
  • To search all Kanopy titles, exit Kanopy Kids

Start using this service by clicking here.