Movies, TV & Music

On what devices can I watch Kanopy films?
• iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, Android TV, ChromeCast,FireTV, Fire tablets:
Download the Kanopy app at your device’s app store (App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore).
• Roku TVs: look for the Kanopy channel.
• Watch Kanopy on a web browser at:

How to create an account:
• Go to https://newprovidencelibrary.kanopy.com
• Click “Sign Up” in top right corner
• Enter your name, e-mail address and a password.
• Check your e-mail. Open the email from Kanopy and click Verify Email.
• Click Find Library. Type in new prov and click on New Providence Memorial Library.
• Click Connect. Type in your NP library card barcode number.

Kanopy Kids:
Access Kanopy Kids by clicking "Go to Kanopy Kids" on the top right side of the homescreen of the web browser or by clicking "More" on the bottom right side of the app on your device app.  Click "Start Watching" to begin browsing the curated collection for kids.  You can always exit Kanopy Kids mode by clicking "Exit Kanopy Kids."

• 10 plays/month. Browse the credit-free viewing collection of films that don't count toward your monthly limit! 

Sunlight to read by

Spring is sprouting with colorful blossoms and lingering evening sunlight. It's a great time to shake off the cold weather cobwebs and get outdoors.  

Take a walk to the library to check out a book, and use the natural light to read a little longer. You can browse our full catalog from anywhere. If you'll be out getting some exercise, try downloading an audiobook to keep you going. You can even stream music from Hoopla to add a little rhythm to your day. If you're suffering from cabin fever, the library is a great place to visit, no matter the weather. Come inside and be greeted with a smile from our welcoming staff, ask a librarian for help finding information or materials, or just pick your favorite nook to do some quiet reading or work.

There's so much to do at your local library. Mark down dates from our Calendar to add to yours. Join us!


Upcoming Events

May 25 03:00PM-Teen Take Out Box
May 26 10:00AM-Drop-in Play Fridays
May 26 03:45PM-Math Club
May 27 10:00AM-Crafterday
May 28 12:00AM-Library Closed