Movie Streaming

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Free movie streaming with Kanopy

We have over 30,000 videos that you can stream on your preferred devices for free anytime, anywhere for our library members.

  • You can stream up to 6 adult videos a month
  • You can stream unlimited from the Kanopy Kids collections.

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How do I set up a Kanopy Account

  1. Click on
  2. Enter your Mornington Peninsula Library Barcode
  3. Click “Sign up” in the top right corner of the screen
  4. You can use your Facebook or google accounts to create a Kanopy account or you can use your email address. If you use your email address, you will need to click the “Verify My Email” button
  5. Watch now


What are play credits and how many play credits do I have?

Play credits are the maximum number of films you can stream each month. Our library members have 6 play credits per month.


How many play credits does it cost to watch a film?

In the general Kanopy collection each film will use 1 play credit.


How do I reactive my Kanopy account?

You may see inactive libraries listed under My Account > My Libraries (on the Kanopy website) or under More > Memberships (in the app).

These are Kanopy memberships that are no longer active.

You can reactivate your membership using these steps:

On the Kanopy website

  1. Go to and log in to your Kanopy account.
  2. Select the account menu in the top-right corner and go to My Account > My Libraries.
  3. If the inactive library is a public library, select Add your library card under the library name, enter your library card number (and PIN, if required), and select Save.

On the Kanopy mobile app

  1. Tap More.
  2. Tap Memberships.
  3. Tap the inactive library's name in the list of memberships.
  4. Enter your library card number (and PIN, if required) or your university credentials.
  5. Tap Verify.


Is watching Kanopy kids unlimited?


Can I control what my children watch?

You can set up Parental Controls to make sure your kids are viewing age-appropriate content on Kanopy. With Parental Controls enabled, you will need to enter your PIN when exiting Kanopy Kids in order to watch content outside of the Kanopy Kids collection.