Be informed before you connect to The Great Courses!
Enjoy unlimited streaming courtesy of Surrey Libraries.
Videos watched in Great Courses do not count against your 10 free plays. Have fun learning!
Creating a Kanopy Account
Before enjoying Kanopy you need to quickly set up an account.
- Log in using the 'I Consent' button below and entering your library card.
- Click 'Watch Now'
- Add your Surrey library card.
- Create an account. (We suggest avoiding using Google or Facebook.)
- You will now be sent an email to verify your email address. Click on the orange 'Verify Email' button.
Installing Kanopy Apps
There are apps available for a variety of platforms including Android, iOS, Apple TV, Roku, FireTV.
- Install the App
- Follow prompts on the App to create an account, if you have not already created one via website
The personal information and privacy laws of British Columbia require that we obtain your consent before we continue. The personal information you provide in order to register and use Kanopy may be collected by the City of Surrey under s.26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of delivering digital content to you. Please be aware that any information collected about you will be stored and/or accessed outside of Canada through the Kanopy service provider site over which the City has no control and which is governed by the terms and conditions of the service provider. By registering, you are acknowledging and consenting to the handling of your personal information outside of Canada where the privacy requirements will be different than the requirements of privacy legislation in BC. Please be aware that occasionally Kaopy may include third party links that may have independent privacy policies.
Do you voluntarily agree and give your consent to your data being accessed and stored outside of Canada?
For questions regarding the collection of personal information, please contact the Director of Administrative Services, Surrey Libraries, 10350 University Drive, Surrey, BC, 604-598-7303.
Please be aware that parents/legal guardians are responsible for their children's use of Kanopy service.
While individuals under the age of 19 may utilize the Kanopy service, access to material restricted in Canada may be done only with the involvement, supervision, and approval of a parent or legal guardian.