Our new video streaming service Kanopy now available FREE to all Cranston Public Library card holders.
Kanopy offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 films including quality documentaries, feature films, foreign language films and training videos from producers including PBS, BBC, The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses and thousands of independent filmmakers. Films can be streamed via cranstonlibrary.kanopy.com or by downloading the Kanopy mobile app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Roku or Chromecast.
Kanopy is made possible with support from the Mary Ann and Walter Slocomb Fund at the Cranston Public Library Association.
How it Works:
1. Library cardholders are entitled to 8 checkouts per month. You will receive 8 play credits every month.
2. Each checkout is active for a three-day period.
3. No overdue fees
4. Items are automatically returned to the library at the end of the lending period.
5. Your play credits reset on the 1st of each month.
Here’s how to get started:
1. Go to https://cranstonlibrary.kanopy.com and create an account by clicking on the orange Sign up button.
2. Go to your email account to verify your email address.
3. Add your library card number.
4. Start watching videos!