Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Edit, May 18, 2020: Our limited-time Kanopy access will be available through May 29, 2020!

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is available for a limited time to all Arlington Public Library patrons! Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly by visiting Library users can enjoy temporary access to more than 30,000 films, including movies just for children, all for free. 

Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku. Before logging into the Kanopy app for the first time, create a free account in a desktop browser. Click here to see how to sign up.  

Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent film makers. 

Kanopy is available for a limited time. Patrons can access streaming videos for free through May 29. A free Kanopy account is required. Click here to see how to sign up. 

Kanopy includes access to films of unique social and cultural value; films that are often difficult or impossible to access elsewhere, and programming that features diversity, with a wide array of foreign language films and films on race, and current affairs.  

Click here to access Kanopy through May 29. A valid Arlington Public Library card is needed to access Kanopy.  

Having trouble with your account, or maybe you don’t have a library card yet? Library staff are here to help. If you don't already have a library card, click here to apply. If you already have a library card but are having trouble accessing Kanopy, click here to get help online. You can also give us a call for help at (817) 459-6900 from Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., for assistance.