Stream over 30,000 films on Kanopy! This new video streaming service offered by the Jericho Public Library gives you access to festival, indie and world cinema from award-winning filmmakers around the world. Find films on a variety of subjects, as well as educational content from The Great Courses and PBS, and a selection of must-see classic films from The Criterion Collection.


Take me to Kanopy to get started!


The easiest way to create an account is to sign in using your Facebook credentials.  No need to remember another username and password!  If you do not have a Facebook account or would rather a different way to sign in, follow the steps below:

  • Create a unique login with your email address and a password.
    • Note: You will be asked to confirm that you are 13 or older.
  • A confirmation will be sent to the email address you provided.
  • Once you’ve confirmed your email, you’ll be asked to enter your library card number. You’ll only need to do this once.
  • Once you’ve entered your library card number, you’re ready to watch!
    Need help? For library card number or PIN requests, please contact the Reference Desk. For questions about the Kanopy platform or apps, please visit the Kanopy Help Center.


About Kanopy:

  1. Library card holders can borrow up to 5 movies per month from Kanopy.
  2. Once borrowed, you can view the movie an unlimited number of times within a 72 hour period.
  3. Titles are always available — no wait times!
  4. You can watch Kanopy films via their website, or through apps available for iOS, Android, Apple TV, and Roku.
  5. Kanopy is also compatible for hearing and visually impaired customers.
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