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What is kanopy?

kanopy is an  on-demand, film-streaming service.  Clearwater library card holders can  create a free account via the library's website to start streaming films  instantly. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device, or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast, or Roku.

How do I know if my device is compatible with kanopy?

Check your device or app for compatibility here.

How many films can I watch on kanopy each month?

Clearwater library card holders may watch up to 10 films per month with unlimited plays on Kanopy Kids and The Great Courses. Once an item is chosen, users may watch it as many times as they like in 72 hours.

How do I search for a film, share a film, and create a playlist on kanopy?

Learn how to use the kanopy catalog here.

How do I add a film to my Watchlist on kanopy?

To add films to your Watchlist, follow the steps outlined for your device here.

Can I enable closed captions or subtitles to films on kanopy?

Yes, most films on kanopy offer closed captions or subtitles. Please follow these steps.

I'm having technical difficulties with kanopy. Where can I find help?

Please visit this page for technical assistance.

Can I suggest that kanopy add a film to its collection?

Yes. Please fill out this form.