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Streaming Kanopy Videos at FLITE: Locating Kanopy Streaming Videos

How to find and use streaming videos at FLITE.

Accessing Kanopy through the Databases Tab

Kanopy logo

From FLITE's homepage, click on the Databases tab. Then click on the Streaming Video link, then Kanopy.

Screenshot of library catalog with an arrow pointing to Streaming Video link

Accessing Kanopy with a Direct Link

Click on this link to find below to find films and documentaries offered through the Kanopy video streaming service ( The link to Kanopy will take you to the landing page where you can access films by subject or by title and can create custom clips and playlists that you can embed in Blackboard. To find exact titles, enter the title in quotation marks.

Accessing Kanopy through SmartSearch

Type in your search terms along with the word "video". Click on Kanopy under the Author/Creator category on the left side of the screen.

Accessing Kanopy through the Library Catalog

Type in your search terms along with the word "video". Filter your results by clicking on Video on the left-hand side of the screen (not Video DVD).