• Looking for indie or classic films, award-winning documentaries, or foreign titles a little off the beaten path? Kanopy and Kanopy Kids contain thousands of harder-to-find films that you can borrow online with your Framingham Public Library card! You receive 12 tickets per month which you can use to borrow films. Create a free account, and then use on a computer or download the app to your device. Kanopy access is reserved for Framingham residents.
  • New to Kanopy? View our introductory tutorial here.

Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku. All you need to access this free service is your library card number and to be a Framingham resident.


  • Movies and TV episodes from Hoopla are available for 3 days (72 hours). There are no holds and everything may be downloaded instantly. Patrons are limited to 5 Hoopla check-outs per calendar month. Use on a computer or download the app. Hoopla access is reserved for Framingham residents.*


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If you are not a Framingham resident, you can access hoopla and Kanopy from Boston Public Library. Get a Boston Public Library eCard for access to BPL's extensive list of downloadable content (including eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, downloadable music and movies) as well as their online databases. Anyone who lives, works, attends school, or owns property in Massachusetts is eligible.