Kanopy : Stream Movies

Woman watching television and eating popcorn. Text: Now Streaming thoughtful entertainmentWHAT IS KANOPY?
Kanopy is a video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and Kids favorites. Kanopy partners with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS and more to bring your library access to thoughtful entertainment.

Kanopy also has a Kids collection that includes animated storybooks, family-friendly movies, and popular titles like Arthur, Babar, Sesame Street and more. You can create parental controls so that your children watch the best films and series just for them.

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You can stream Kanopy on any of your favorite devices! Kanopy is accessible via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your Desktop, and SmartTV apps like Roku, Apple TV, and Fire Stick.

To get started:

  1. Visit kanopy.com and select the “Add Library Card” button on the lower left.
  2. Enter your library card number and pin.
  3. Create an account using your preferred email.
  4. Begin streaming!

The viewing experience is easier than ever with the switch from play credits to tickets. You can the number of tickets required and the viewing period for each film, TV series, or Great Course next to the play button.

  • 9 tickets per month
  • Unused tickets are not carried over to the next month.
  • Unlimited viewing of Kanopy Kids content


In State observance of the King Kamehameha I Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed on Tuesday, June 11, 2024.

In State observance of the Memorial Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed May 25 to 27, 2024.