Welcome to the Shire of Capel Library Services eLibrary.


eBooks and eAudiobooks and Magazines with Libby


eBooks and eAudiobooks with Borrow Box *


* These eResources are brought to you in partnership with State Library of Western Australia.


Watch over 26,000 films on Kanopy!

Now streaming free with your library card.

At Capel Shire Libraries, you can watch must-see classic films from The Criterion Collection, learn about every subject imaginable from The Great Courses and PBS or indulge in festival indie or world cinema sourced from award-winning filmmakers globally.

Library patrons can view up to 4 films or documentaries (play credits) within a one month loan period. Once selected, each film may be viewed, paused, finished and re-watched over a 72 hour period before requesting again. Play Credits are reset on the 1st of every month.

Signing up is easy. Create an account on the Kanopy website – you will need your library barcode and PIN number.

Apps are available for Apple and Android users. Kanopy can also be viewed on personal computers, Apple TV, and Chromecast.

Kanopy makes it easy to watch any time, to share and discuss films.