Enjoy music and videos from our media streaming providers.
hoopla Digital, Kanopy Movies and SFPL programs
Watch videos of SFPL programs and speakers.
Watch videos related to San Francisco and to SFPL.
Stream features and documentaries with the Kanopy mobile app or online at kanopy.com/en/sfpl.
Stream educational and enriching videos for children with the Kanopy mobile app or online at kanopy.com/en/sfpl.
Steam your favorite videos online at hoopladigital.com or download them with the hoopla digital mobile app.
Enjoy a variety of performances, documentaries and more. Search all collections in one place by clicking the link above, or choose below.
- NEW! Broadway On Demand Collection
- Classical Music in Video
- Dance in Video
- NEW! National Theatre Collection
- Opera in Video
- NEW! Qwest TV Collection
- NEW! Royal Shakespeare Company Collection
- NEW! Theatre in Video
This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.
Bay Beats, Alexander Street, hoopla Digital and Rock's Backpages
NEW! Bay Beats
Stream and download (with SFPL card) music from talented local Bay Area musicians.
Access the latest music releases using the hoopla Digital mobile app or stream online at hoopladigital.com.
Enjoy diverse music collections from Alexander Street. Search all music in one place by clicking the link above, or choose below.
- American Song
- NEW! Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collections
- Classical Music Library
- Classical Scores Library
- Contemporary World Music
- Jazz Music Library
- Music Online
- Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries®
Music journalism from the 1960s to the present, including audio interviews from Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell and Kurt Cobain, and more.