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Getting started:

  • Go to Kanopy and click on the Sign Up button to create your Kanopy User Account.
  • Go to your email account to verify your email address.
  • Add your library membership number as printed on your card and PIN.
  • Choose a movie to stream and watch

Tips from Kanopy if you want to watch on an app:

  • Go to the Apple App Store or to Google Play Store and download the Kanopy app
  • Access the menu on the left hand side – the “log in” button will be near the bottom of the menu
  • Log in using an email and password associated with the Kanopy account
  • Update the library card or go to “My Memberships” to enter your Central West Libraries card number.

Some things to remember:

  • each month there is a 10 film cap limit
  • your cap limit resets on the first of the month
  • Kanopy can be watched on any device with an internet connection
  • Kanopy is a streaming only service
  • Visit their Kanopy Help Center for more assistance

Important – Please note that streaming Kanopy will count towards your download limits at home or on your device.