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kanopy streaming video service now free for library cardholders!

Post Date:07/25/2019 4:24 PM


CONTACT: Mimi Satterthwaite, Head of Reference, 215-885-5180 ext 120

ANNOUNCING: Kanopy Streaming video service – live on July 15th


Kanopy goes live on July 15th at Abington Township Public Library!

If you're interested in independent, international, classic, or documentary films, you're in luck. Get out your Abington Township library card and sign up for Kanopkanopy video streaming service logoy, our newest on-demand video streaming service.  Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.

You can stream over 30,000 films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers—on every topic imaginable. If you are already a library card holder, you can create a kanopy account today by visiting You will need a email address and your library card number to complete the log -in. 

There is a limit of ten (10) checkouts per calendar month. Three days to watch each film (Once you press play on a film you have three days to view it as many times as you like without using another play credit) Play credits reset on the 1st of the month.

Questions? Call 215-885-5180 ext 113, email us at or stop by the Information Desk.  Visit us at

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