What Is Kanopy?Be Entertained. Be Enriched. is the tagline of Kanopy.
Kanopy is a movie lovers' dream! Particularly if you are a fan of documentaries, Indie Films and non fiction entertainment then you will not be disappointed. It is akin to being transported to your local library, but through the ease of your computer.
Who can Access Kanopy?
Kanopy is free to members of participating public libraries and universities. Check the digital services section of your library website or university; chances are Kanopy is available.
How Does Kanopy Work?
The Kanopy membership is linked to your library card account number. Create an account on Kanopy and the activation of the account is triggered when the library card number is entered and then automatically verified. An account can be created, verified and activated in less than five minutes.
A member receives 10 credits per month and one movie equals one credit. The checkout process is one familiar to library card holders when checking out a DVD or CD. The movie must be viewed within 3 days of checkout except with canopy the checkout is online access to the movie.
How Do I View The Movie?
Very easily! Kanopy is available on the majority of platforms including: Apple OS, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, Android TV, Chromecast, Roku, Fire stick, Fire tablet and desktop.Simply download the app or access Kanopy in the menu section of Roku or Fire TV.
My first two "checkouts" were the documentaries "Above The Fold" a profile of legendary journalist Robert Scheer and "Celebration of the 89th Anniversary of The Martha Graham Dance Company."
What Does Kanopy Offer?
- The Arts
- Media & Communication
- Global Studies
- Social Sciences
- Instructional Films & Lessons
- Story Time
- TV Series
- Funny Stuff
- Quick Flicks
- Explore Science & Math
- Learning Languages
- Tales From History ... to name a few.
Is Kanopy Really Free?
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