All in person programming is cancelled until further notice. Starting Tuesday, January 4 service hours at Mariners will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, closed on Sundays. Central will maintain current hours. Balboa and CdM will be closed from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. daily. 

Check out our Kanopy for Kids selection! 

Kanopy Kids

Kanopy free streaming video is generously funded by  the NBPL Foundation.

Streaming Video from Overdrive and Kanopy

Streaming Video

Kanopy Streaming Video

Patrons need to update their card in Kanopy with their password from the new catalog. The default password is 9999. You can change it by clicking on "My Account". Temporary cards do not work with Kanopy. Kanopy free streaming video is generously funded by  the Newport Beach Public Library Foundation.

Newport Beach Library cardholders can watch up to 5 films per month. Kanopy has thousands of classic and independent films, documentaries, and educational videos for free. 

 Click here to access Kanopy

Download the Kanopy app on smartphones, tablets, and computers. It is also available on Roku or Apple TV.


Please visit Kanopy's Help page for more information on how to get started

If you're experiencing issues logging in, please contact Kanopy directly at (415) 513-1026.

OverDrive Streaming Video

OverDrive has selection of downloadable movies, including new releases, documentaries, and foreign films. 

 Click here to access OverDrive

 OverDrive is compatible with the following devices:


Please visit OverDrive's Help page for more information on how to get started