Now Streaming Films with Kanopy!

Kanopy Thoughtful Entertainment

Watch over over 26,000 films on Kanopy! Just launched at Westlake Porter Public Library, you can now watch must-see classic film from The Criterion Collection, learn about every subject imaginable from The Great Courses and PBS or indulge in festival indie or world cinema sourced from award-winning filmmakers globally. Kanopy makes it easy to watch any time, to share and discuss films.

Here’s how to get started:

  1. Go to and create an account by clicking on the word Sign up.
  2. Go to your email account to verify your email address.
  3. Add your library card number (include all letters and numbers, no spaces).
  4. Start watching videos!

You can stream up to 5 videos per month, with a loan period of 3 days. Apps are available for Roku, iOS and Android via the Kanopy website.