Kanopy Account Setup for Students

Kanopy is a database of more than 30,000 streaming videos, including classic, independent, and documentary short and full length films. Students can watch films assigned by their instructors on a variety of devices (e.g. phones, tablets, and smart TVs) by creating a Kanopy account tied to their NMC login credentials.

Setting Up Your Kanopy Account

  1. Go to https://nmc.kanopy.com
  2. Click the orange button to Log in to NMC
  3. On the next screen, click Log in to NMC again
  4. You should now see the green Off-Campus Access to NMC Resources page; log in with your NMC ID and password
  5. On the Create Your Account page, select the ‘Sign Up with Google’ option
  6. A Google login pop-up will appear; select your NMC email address from the list (this is how Kanopy knows you are affiliated with NMC)
  7. You now have Kanopy access tied to your NMC email (Google account)
  8. Any time you need to access Kanopy, you can now simply log in (upper right corner of the page), choose the Log in with Google option when prompted, and select your NMC email

If you are having trouble creating or accessing your account, please contact library@nmc.edu

More Helpful Resources from Kanopy

Kanopy NMC login pageKanopy create account page with arrow pointing to Sign in with Google optionGoogle 'Choose account' screen with arrow pointing to example student NMC email account