Clinton library cardholders, please click the Kanopy logo to create an account:

HCH Library is proud to present Kanopy.  Kanopy is an award-winning video streaming service providing access to more than 30,000 independent and documentary films ─  titles of unique social and cultural value from The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Media Education Foundation, and thousands of independent filmmakers.  Kanopy also provides popular adult fiction movies and children’s video selections.  Use this free streaming digital videos on your smartphone, tablet or computer!  HCH Library Kanopy Website

Getting started

  • You’ll need your Clinton Library card & a computer or device with an internet connection.
  • Create a Kanopy account at the website
  • App available on Apple Phone, Apple TV, Apple iPad, Android, Android TV, Chromecast, Roku, FireTV, Fire Tablet.  Click for instructions for specific devices.
  • Streaming digital videos from a mobile device requires an internet connection. Data rates may apply on mobile devices – we suggest using a Wi-Fi connection.

Browse & Check Out

  • Browse or use the search box at to find a video of your choice.
  • When you find a title, click  on the title for more details about the video.  You can add the title to “My Playlist” for later viewing.  If you are ready to view the video, click “Watch.”
  • Each Clinton cardholder can check out up to 8 titles per month.
  • There are never any waiting lists.   See a title and view it immediately!

Checkout Period:

  • 3 days

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