Below is step by step instructions with images.  If you prefer a video explaining how to log in, here is a video: 

To access resources go to the KCLS homepage: and on the top banner click on Online Library. 

Image of the home page of King County Library System. At the top is a navigation banner with five dropdown menus available by topic. From left to right the drop down menus are Catalog, Books and More, Online Library, Calendar, and Kids and Teens.  The Online Library drop down menu is highlighted.

Next, a list of online options will appear; you can explore the resources by format or subject.

This is an image of the drop down menu for the Online Library at King County Library System. The drop down menu is divided into three sections, they read from left to right, Formats, Subjects, and More.

Once you find a resource you want to access, click on the title.

This image shows the database Kanopy as it is listed in the database list from King County Library System. The database Kanopy's title is highlighted in yellow.

After you click on the title, you will be asked to log in.  

Your Library Card Numbers is: BVC followed by your Student Id Number (SID)

  • For example, if your SID number is 123456789, then your Library Card Number would be: BVC123456789

Your Library Card Pin is: Last four numbers of your SID. 

This is an image of the log in screen when accessing the database Kanopy.  It says at the top Add Your Library Card and below it has two log in boxes, the first one is Library Card Number and the log in box below it says Library Card Pin/Password. Below the log in boxes is and orange rectangle box that says Continue.

  • Last Updated:Last Updated: Nov 09, 2020
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  • Answered By: Lisa Lapointe, she/her