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Kanopy Access Changes
Current ELAC users can only watch the films that appear in Kanopy upon login.
Faculty who need a film for course use can submit a request in Kanopy.
Faculty film requests will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis while limited funds last.
Kanopy Sign-Up Instructions
1. Begin at the ELAC Library homepage: library.elac.edu
2. Click on Streaming Video and then Kanopy
3. Click on LOG IN TO ELAC
4. Create your account. Record your username and password.
5. Go to your email account to verify the email address that you used to sign up. 6. Login to your ELAC Kanopy account with your personal account username and
password to begin watching films.
Learn how to link your various Kanopy membership accounts: ELAC, public libraries, etc.
Requesting Kanopy Films
The library can only fill faculty film requests (while funds last) at this time.
Kanopy @ Public Libraries
Los Angeles public library cardholders can access an open version of Kanopy. Thousands of films are available for viewing without permission or request. Note: Public and academic library film collections vary.