Trent University Library & Archives continues to offer electronic collections and virtual services. As part of the University’s limited and reduced campus presence, Bata Library and the Durham GTA Campus Library & Learning Centre are closed and physical collections are unavailable. Virtual services and support are available by contacting Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

Curbside Pickup for Faculty & Graduate Students is available starting June 23rd.

Kanopy Streaming Video

Kanopy's streaming videos are available to the Trent community beginning January 2017.  The patron-driven service provides access to over 25,000 titles including award-winning documentaries, indie and foreign films, blockbuster and classic movies, and training videos.  

The Kanopy collection include films from California Newsreel, Documentary Educational Resources, HBO, Kino Lorber, New Day Film, mefdigital, PBS, and others.  Most of the films are closed-captioned or can be closed-captioned upon request by authenticated users.

Members of the Trent community can find Kanopy films by title in TOPCAT or by searching Kanopy through the Library's database page.  By registering for a Kanopy account, users can share films or create playlists and embed these into Blackboard.  

For questions or support for Kanopy contact