Discover Streaming Documentaries @ the C.H. Booth Library

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Have you ever heard of Kanopy? Like hoopla, it is a streaming platform. Kanopy focuses on films.

Kanopy has nine categories to browse, including Politics & Current Affairs and Historical Perspectives. Included in these thousands of documentaries is the two-episode set of Divided States of America, “Ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration, DIVIDED STATES OF AMERICA PART 1 looks back at events during President Barack Obama’s years in office that revealed deep divisions in our country. The documentary offers an in-depth view of the partisan gridlock in Washington, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle, and the racial tensions that erupted throughout the country.”

Image of the US capitol building
Image of the US capitol building

Documentaries that resonate do more than entertain; they inspire us, enrich us, and challenge our perspectives. Documentaries can bridge cultural boundaries and bring people together.

Kanopy offers thoughtful entertainment to your preferred device with no fees and no commercials. Everyone from film scholars to casual viewers will discover remarkable and enriching films. Use your library card to log in and enjoy a diverse catalog. New titles are added every month.

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