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Kanopy Video Streaming Platform Available in the Library

by Livia Piotto on 2023-09-12T10:43:14+02:00 | 0 Comments

The Frohring Library is happy to inform the JCU community about the new subscription to renowned video streaming platform Kanopy.

Kanopy, explained | Gateway


Kanopy offers access to over 20,000 documentaries, movies, and educational videos from thousands of producers such as Media Education Foundation, PBS, Great Courses, Kino Lorber and more.

From the Kanopy website:

Founded in 2008, Kanopy was established to provide academic institutions with essential films that foster learning and conversation. ... With an ideal platform for showcasing independent films that fuels lifelong learning, we are on a mission to ensure that everyone has access to enriching films that bridge cultural boundaries, spark discussion, and expand worldviews.


The video collection is available to stream anytime and anywhere — from desktop to TV to tablet. Videos can be browsed from the main website including the collections JCU is subscribing to, and they can also searched in JCU Discovery.

Take advantage of the opportunity to access thousands of movies and documentaries from Kanopy!

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Kanopy is a video streaming solution offering access to more than 30,000 documentaries, movies, and educational videos from thousands of producers such as Criterion Collection, PBS, Great Courses, Kino Lorber and more.

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