Create Your Account

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Create Your Account

On PC/Chromebook/Mac
Kanopy login screen
1. Access Kanopy at http://fdltcc.kanopy.com/ (If off campus, you will be prompted to log into the ezproxy page with your StarID and password.
2 Click the orange Log in to FDLTCC button on the bottom left of the screen.  
3. Complete the form with your first and last name, FDLTCC email address, and create a password of your choice. Then click Sign Up.
5. For future logins, use the small Log In button in the upper right hand side of the Kanopy home screen.
 
On Mobile Devices
1. Follow steps 1-3 above to create your account.
2. After creating your account, you will be prompted to download the Kanopy Mobile App.
3. Open your Kanopy app, click Log in and enter your account credentials.

Contact the Library

Keith Cich
Librarian
Ruth A. Myers Library

218.879.0837
​keith.cich@fdltcc.edu

 

Searching Kanopy

Overview of Kanopy

Searching Kanopy
There are two ways to find video content in Kanopy:
  1. Use the search box to do a keyword search for your topic
  2. Click the browse button to see a drop down of subjects, categories and other featured content
Kanopy search results showing the search box and browse features

Contact the Library

Keith Cich
Librarian
Ruth A. Myers Library

218.879.0837
​keith.cich@fdltcc.edu

 

Linking to Kanopy in D2L

Linking to Kanopy Videos in D2L

You can share links to Kanopy videos in D2L for your students to view both on and off campus.
  1. After creating your account, access Kanopy at http://fdltcc.kanopy.com (if off campus, you will be prompted to login to the ezproxy using your StarID and password).
  2. Search or browse the catalog and click your desired video, then click on the Share icon below the title. Copy the URL in the share box. 
  3. In the D2L Content area, select the Upload/Create dropdown and choose Create a Link.
  4. Enter a Title and paste the previously copied Kanopy link in the URL box. Check the box for Open as External Resource. Click Create
  5. It is recommended to test all Kanopy links off campus in the student view to ensure they work as you expect. 
***Embedding Kanopy videos in D2L is not currently supported.

 

Contact the Library

Keith Cich
Librarian
Ruth A. Myers Library

218.879.0837
​keith.cich@fdltcc.edu

 

Accessibility Features

Accessibility Features

Kanopy provides several accessibility features for students.
  1. Students can select the Closed Captions icon to turn on closed captions for most films in the Kanopy collection.
  2. Students can adjust the playback speed between 0.25x - 2x.
  3. A transcript of the audiotrack is available for download.