Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.
You can borrow up to 10 items per month, and items will checked out for 3 days.
|Type of Device||App Store|
|iPhone or iPad||Apple's App Store|
|Android (e.g. Samsung, Google, Moto, Sony, etc)||Google Play Store|
|Internet Browser||IE, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, Safari|
Note: Nooks, non-Fire Kindles, and dedicated e-readers are not compatible with this service.
|TV Device||App Store|
|Apple TV & Airplay||App Store on your Apple TV|
|Amazon Fire TV||Amazon Fire TV Store|
|Android TV||Google Play Store|
|Samsung Smart TV||Apps section of your Samsung Smart TV|
|Roku||Search streaming channels on your Roku|
|Telstra TV||Telstra TV's App Store|
|Chromecast||Use the iOS or Android app|
What do I need to use the Kanopy app?
Device specific set up instructions here
Setting up an Account:
Kanopy's Mobile & TV Apps Help has categorized help and troubleshooting by device.
Mobile Apps include iOS devices, Android devices, and Amazon Fire tablets.
TV Apps include Apple TV & Airplay, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, Roku, Telstra TV, and Chromecast.
To access and stream movies from Kanopy online, go to the Kanopy website. If it's your first time using the site, register your library card number by clicking "Add Library Card" and adding your library card number and four-digit pin. As you return to the site, log in with the email address you used and the password you created. Once logged in, you can access borrowed content, browse the Kanopy catalog, and change your account settings. There is no need to install anything. Note you cannot download content for offline access - everything is streamed.