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Accessing Kanopy Kids

Be informed before you connect to Kanopy Kids!

Enjoy unlimited streaming courtesy of North Vancouver District Public Library.

Videos watched in Kanopy Kids do not count against your 12 tickets in Kanopy.

Have fun!


Creating a Kanopy account

Before enjoying Kanopy, you need to quickly set up an account.

  1. Log in using the "I Consent" link below and entering your library card.

  2. Click "Watch Now"

  3. Add your NVDPL library card.

  4. Create an account. (We suggest avoiding using Google or Facebook.)

  5. You will now be sent an email to verify your email address. Click on the orange "Verify Email" button.

  6. Enjoy!

Installing Kanopy Apps

There are apps availalbe for a variety of platforms, including Android, iOS, Apple TV, Roku, FireTV.

  1. Install the App.

  2. Follow the prompts on the App to create an account, if you have not already created one via the website.


Be informed before you connect to Kanopy Kids!


Please be aware that parents/legal guardians are responsible for their children's use of Kanopy service. While individuals under the age of 19 may use the Kanopy service, access to material restricted in Canada may be done only with the involvement, supervision and approval of a parent or legal guardian.


The personal information and privacy laws of British Columbia require that we obtain your consent before we continue. The personal information you provide in order to register and use Kanopy may be collected by the North Vancouver District Public Library under s.26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of delivering digital content to you. Please be aware that any information collected about you will be stored and/or accessed outside of Canada through the Kanopy service provider site over which the Library has no control and which is governed by the terms and conditions of the service provider. By registering, you are acknowledging and consenting to the handling of your personal information outside of Canada where the privacy requirements will be different than the requirements of privacy legislation in BC. Please be aware that occasionally Kanopy may include third party links that may have independent privacy policies.

Do you voluntarily agree and give your consent to your data being accessed and stored outside of Canada?


NVDPL is committed to maintaining services and collections in both physical and online formats. If you do not consent, you will continue to have access to NVDPL’s diverse collection of books, movies, TV shows, audiobooks and music on DVDs and CDs, and to our in-person programs and training; however, you will not be able to use the requested service.

For questions regarding the collection of personal information, please contact NVDPL’s FOI/Privacy Officer, North Vancouver District Public Library, 300-1277 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7J 0A2. 604-990-5800.

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