Acorn TV


Unlimited Patron Access to the Best in British TV and Film

Acorn TV brings world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond to library patrons through a streaming video service to any web-connected device.

With our innovative pricing model, libraries now have an affordable way to offer patrons unlimited access to Acorn TV. Patrons can now binge-watch videos the same way they do on paid streaming services like Netflix―saving libraries up to 75% over other vendors.

Hailed as a “glorious streaming service … an essential must-have” by The Hollywood Reporter, Acorn TV streams world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond



80+ exclusive shows, including A Place to Call Home, The Brokenwood Mysteries, Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime, Detectorists, and Jack Irish.

See them first: Acorn TV streams the latest seasons of fan favorites like Doc Martin, Midsomer Murders, Inspector George Gently, Vera, Murdoch Mysteries, and more.

Acorn TV originals, including Loch Ness, Striking Out, Agatha Raisin,The Level, and more.



Enjoy Acorn TV’s curated collections.

Add shows to your personal watch list for later viewing.

Share your favorite shows and episodes. Our unique access model is the first of its kind in the library market and allows your patrons to binge-watch all of their favorite shows weekly without breaking your budget.

All you need is an internet connection and a desktop or device to watch online. Acorn TV is currently available on laptops, desktops, and tablets via browser.


Featured Programs

Acceptable Risk

Decline and Fall

800 Words

Doc Martin


Critical Acclaim for Acorn TV

“An alternate universe of terrific British television.”—Los Angeles Times

“Well-written, beautifully acted and surprisingly compelling scripted television.”—Hollywood Reporter

“It’s no mystery that Acorn TV has a growing audience.”—USA Today


Customizable patron interface with library branding, plus the following:

For more details, call 877-828-2833 or email us at

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