Kanopy Kids features a collection of films and TV series that inspire and inform, helping children develop social emotional skills and reinforcing valuable learning topics, such as history, science, and new languages. Kanopy Kids offers a diverse selection of educational and entertaining content, including movies, TV series, animated storybooks, live action features, and animated favorites.
What age range is suitable for Kanopy Kids?
Kanopy Kids is appropriate for children ages 2 and up, with a focus on ages 2-8.
How are libraries invoiced for Kanopy Kids?
Your library incurs a $5 fee for each access period of Kanopy Kids, invoiced at the end of the calendar month. The fee covers 30 days of unlimited plays for Kanopy Kids, beginning when a patron plays at least five seconds of a video in the Kanopy Kids section. Monthly invoices will include Kanopy Kids charges as a separate line item.
How can libraries track usage for Kanopy Kids?
You can track usage for Kanopy Kids in the following reports (in the Analytics section of your administrative dashboard):
- Monthly Budget Tracker: See Kanopy Kids charges and plays for the current month.
- Patrons: See Kanopy Kids usage for individual patrons within a time period you specify.
Kanopy is in the process of developing updated usage reports—stay tuned!
What devices can be used to access Kanopy Kids?
Patrons can access Kanopy Kids on their computer, TV, or mobile device. See a list of supported mobile and TV apps.
Are there parental controls?
Yes. With parental controls enabled, patrons will need to enter their PIN to exit the Kanopy Kids collection.
Parental control PINs can be created and edited anytime directly in Kanopy Kids. See steps to set up parental controls here.