The library’s streaming video service, Kanopy, now includes Kanopy Kids: thoughtful entertainment for children aged preschool and up. Kanopy Kids provides parents and caregivers with hundreds of streaming videos from a curated selection of educational and enriching videos. Kanopy Kids contains developmentally appropriate, age-based ratings from Common Sense Media, as well as additional parental controls to help keep kids safe.
Kids’ categories include TV Series, Learning Languages, Animated Storybooks, Anime Favorites, Classic Films and Movies for the Whole Family. Key titles include Arthur, Babar, Franklin & Friends, Maya the Bee, Wild Kratts, Between the Lions, and Little Pim. The collection also highlights classic films from Charlie Chaplin & Buster Keaton and Oscar® nominated titles, including A Cat in Paris and The Secret of Kells, plus family-friendly documentaries, Girls Rock and The Endless Summer.
Kanopy Kids adds approximately 100 new titles each each month, and provides unlimited plays, so your kids are free to explore enriching, educational and entertaining content without impacting the number of plays adults receive each month.
To access Kanopy Kids go to https://jclib.kanopy.com/ and click on “Go to Kanopy Kids” in the upper right corner. Click again to toggle out of Kids Mode and return to the main Kanopy collection.