You can now stream a wonderful assortment of over 30,000 independent, documentary, foreign, and classic films from Kanopy, including The Great Courses. You can access Kanopy from the library’s website or directly at https://westbank.kanopy.com/.
Follow these steps to set up your account:
- On the Kanopy site, click on Sign Up to create your account. Be sure to record your password.
- You’ll be sent a verification email. Click the link to return to the Kanopy site.
- Back on the Kanopy site, click on Add library card. Add your number and save.
You’re now ready to start viewing!
Kanopy supports streaming via apps for most devices – iOS, Android, Roku, Chromecast, and more. All films have captions and transcripts available and are compatible with visual impairment technologies such as JAWS.
Your library membership will allow you to watch up to five videos per month. Once you start a film, you have 72 hours to finish it.
Give it a try and let us know what you think! We’re here to help if you have any questions.