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Kanopy provides CCSF access to one of the largest collections of films in the world – including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases – on every topic imaginable.
Getting Started with Kanopy
First things first--you don't need to create an account to use Kanopy. Once you've logged in with your RAM ID if off-campus, or access Kanopy from on-campus, you have the option of creating a user account. What are the benefits of doing this?
- You can edit films (e.g. create clips and playlists) and store these for later reference
- You can create watchlists of your favorite films and store these for later reference
- You can keep a record of your viewed films for your reference (and for finding other film suggestions)
- You can optimize your user experience, as when you log in we can ensure to tailor the user experience and profile the films most relevant to you.
You can create a personal user account on Kanopy by selecting the "Sign in" button at the top right of the Kanopy website and creating a user profile.
Additional help can be found at For Viewers Help
Films on Demand
Films on Demand streams videos that can be watched on your computer. Search by topic.
From Title: Great Food Revolution: Part 1—Great Food Revolution
Learn how Japanese immigrants in California started a North American trend; even Canadians have embraced raw fish.
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