What is Kanopy?
Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries that offers viewers a large collection of over 30,000 award-winning films, specializing in documentaries and foreign films.
No downloading, just streaming. Stream films anytime, anywhere on your preferred device(s) – for FREE!
There are no wait lists, holds or late fees!
How do I access Kanopy?
To access Kanopy, visit their website at www.kanopy.com and click on Sign Up. You will need a valid Belleville Public Library card as well as a valid email address in order to register.
Borrow up to 5 films per month (5 play credits) for FREE with your library card. A play credit is only used if the movie is played and you will be given 3 days of viewing once you have hit the play button.
Note - In addition to the monthly download limit of 5 titles, there are daily budget limits set by the library that may prevent you from borrowing a title. If this occurs, check back the next day to borrow the title.