While ORL locations & book drops may be closed until further notice, library staff are here for you online & by phone!
Email: email@example.com | Chat from website: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9AM-5PM, Tuesday: 9AM-7PM, Saturday: 11AM-3PM (PT) | Phone: 1-844-649-8127, Monday to Saturday, 10AM-5PM (PT).
We hope you have been enjoying the Kanopy Streaming Films collection, because it is here to stay!
With your library card, you will be able to watch up to 8 films per month.
Here is what it’s all about! You will be able to choose from among more than 30,000 of the world’s best films.
Catch up on classics you’ve been meaning to watch from the Criterion Collection’s 50 Janus Films, with Seven Samurai, Bicycle Thieves, and Modern Times.
Are you in the mood for learning something new? You can watch lectures given by esteemed professors and teachers with The Great Courses series. You can learn about the history of the ancient world, physics and math, animals, or business! Best part? No homework or exams! Even better? The video series will not take up your monthly film limit.
There is something for everyone, we have modern indie films like Hunt for the Wilderpeople, world cinema like The Royal Tailor, and documentaries like I Am Not Your Negro.
Have you created a Kanopy Account between April 9 and May 17?
You may see a message saying “Membership Inactive: Please reactivate your membership” when trying to play a movie. Simply select OK, enter your library card number and PIN, and select Verify. You can then go back to the collection and watch your movie.
Go to https://www.orl.bc.ca/elibrary/kanopy to visit the collection and to learn how to get started.