Black History Month

This February we celebrate Black History Month. 


Dive into the rich tapestry of Black history and culture through the lens of incredible narrative films and documentaries that explore the untold stories, remarkable achievements and heroes who’ve paved the way for change.  


Let’s celebrate these milestone moments and educate ourselves with this curated collection. 

What is Kanopy?

Kanopy is a Buena Park Library's new video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries and kid favorites. Kanopy partners with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS and more to bring your library access to thoughtful entertainment. 

How can I watch Kanopy?

You can stream up to 5 Kanopy features per month on any of your favorite devices! Kanopy is accessible via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your Desktop, and SmartTV apps like Roku, Apple TV, and Fire Stick.

How to create an account:

  • To get started, visit and select the “Add Library Card” button on the lower left
  • Enter your library card credentials
  • Create an account using your preferred email
  • Begin streaming!