Yes, Kanopy is a DU library video subscription service that contains over 26,000 films focused on the arts and humanities. When you do a search in DU CourseMedia, our search engine will automatically look in the Kanopy collection. This allows you to add Kanopy videos into your CourseMedia gallery or as single video item within your Canvas page.

What you need to know

  • If you or your students are off campus, you will be asked to login again using your DU ID and passcode.
  • Kanopy videos are free to watch and use if you are an active DU member.
  • Most Kanopy videos include closed-captions.
  • Kanopy videos do not support clipping (showing only a selected portion of the video)


Share videos with your students that our library owns.