Kanopy Video Streaming Trial

Kanopy Trial runs Sep. 1 through
Oct. 15, 2020

Placitas Community Library (PCL) has arranged a community trial from September 1 through October 15, 2020, for PCL library card holders to check out the Kanopy video streaming platform and provide feedback.

PCL is evaluating the platform as an an addition to our Online Resources.

Instructions to create a Kanopy account are below. After you explore the platform, please complete a short opinion poll to share feedback on your Kanopy experience.

What is Kanopy?

Kanopy is a video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries, and Kids favorites. Kanopy partners with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS, and more to bring library patrons access to thoughtful entertainment.

Kanopy Kids is a collection of movies and shows for kids available with unlimited plays, so your kids are free to explore enriching, educational, and entertaining films and TV series.

How can I watch Kanopy?

You can stream Kanopy on any of your favorite devices! Kanopy is accessible via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your desktop, and SmartTV apps like Roku, Apple TV, and Fire Stick.

How to create an account

  • To get started beginning Sep. 1, visit placitaslibrary.kanopy.com and select the “Get Started” button
  • Enter your PCL library card number and password (default is the phone number you provided when you received your card. Do not use “505” for a local phone number) and select the “Continue” button
  • Complete the signup process by creating a Kanopy account by going to “Sign Up” and provide your name, email address, and a password for your new account
  • Begin streaming by logging into placitaslibrary.kanopy.com!

We look forward to learning your opinion about Kanopy! Please return here to complete our opinion poll after you have explored Kanopy.

Click by click Kanopy account creation