Kanopy Video Streaming

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To use this free service you must be an Oak Bluffs Library patron. 

Stream contemporary and classic movies, documentaries, instructional videos and TV shows on any of your devices. With over 30,000 titles, including the Criterion Collection, the options are endless! Easy searching by subject, genre, or title allows for browsing or planned viewing. Customized closed captioning and foreign language options are available on some titles.  **During Covid-19 library closure, Oak Bluffs library patrons get 30 credits each month (instead of 10); they reset on the first of the month. (1 credit =one movie or one TV episode)

Set up your account:

    1. Go to kanopy.com
    2. Click on “sign up” in the upper right hand corner.
    3. Set up an account with a username and password.
    4. Confirm your email address
    5. Find your library: Oak Bluffs Public Library
    6. Enter your library card number and PIN*.
    7. Start viewing!

*Don’t remember your PIN? If you have an email address on file, you can reset your PIN online. Patrons without an email address need to bring in a photo ID to reset their PIN in the library.

** As of 3/17/20, the library can also reset your PIN over the phone, while we are closed for COVID-19 precautions. Please leave a message  at 508-693-9433 and someone will return your call within 1-2 days. Alternately, email: nferry@clamsnet.org.


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Need help?

Read about re-setting your Kanopy password here

Go to Kanopy’s help center