To expand Virtual Library access during the COVID-19 crisis, we have temporarily increased Kanopy play credits to 5 per month.
Kanopy has thousands of movies and documentaries that you can stream on any device.
- You can watch 3 films per month, with play credits resetting on the 1st of each month.
- After clicking “Play,” you have 3 days to watch the film.
- Loading and playing 5+ seconds of a film counts as a play credit.
- Kanopy Kids offers films for ages preschool - 12.
You can sign up on the Kanopy app, or get started on the Kanopy site:
- Go to APL's Kanopy catalog and create an account by clicking on the orange Sign up button.
- Go to your email account to verify your email address.
- Add your library card number and password.
- Start watching videos.
Kanopy includes acclaimed movies and documentaries on-demand from award-winning filmmakers. Browse the collections of top film-festival favorites, classic films, world cinema and popular movies. With new films added every week, Kanopy allows you to access an unrivaled collection of over 30,000 films including documentaries.