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Reading to Dogs Program

Read to Dogs in the Library!!

Join Zoey and some other furry friends...

Capt. Isaac Paine School Web Page

Pebble Go Animal, Biographies, Science, Social Studies

TrueFlix database

Our school has a new subscription to, an online resource that combines award-winning True Books content with reading supports and a deep and diverse collection of related videos, images, Web links, and text. To access this subscription, click here. To access this subscription from home, you will need to ask Mrs. Scanlon for the username and password or click here.

RICAT- Catalog of Books

To access the catalog, use the search box below. Type in your search term. Click on the appropriate access button.  


Search Titles Search Authors Search Subjects Search Keywords Search Series
Advanced Search

From Catalog to Shelf

How to use the Catalog Book Entry to locate your book on the shelf: 

1.  Write down the Call Number

2.  Match the first part of the call number to the section of the library

  • Call Number ----->  Section of the Library 
  • FIC CAR      -------->    FIC - go to the Fiction chapter book shelves
  • E CAR         -------->    E - go to the Easy picture book shelves
  • BR E CAR   -------->    BR- beginning reading chapter book shelves
  • B CAR         -------->    B - go to the Biography book shelves 
  • 398.2 CAR    ------->    Dewey Decimal Number - go to the Nonfiction shelves

3.  Match the Call Number to the spine label on the book using alphabetical order or dewey decimal order.  

Destiny Quest Search




 are available to all Rhode Islanders through    askrilogo50

No password is required to read the eBooks online, but users can create their own accounts to download EBooks and/or save notes.

Click on the Mackin logo below for more eBooks. Use your RICAT login. Open your BACKPACK to see your account, saved notes, and other information. Notes are saved as long as you need them. 

Project Gutenberg has more than 42,000 free ebooks: epub books and kindle books. You can also download them or read them online.These are free for you to use.

You can access hundreds of e-books via the public library; you just need your library card number. To read books on your mobile device, you need to download the free Overdrive app. Don't forget to check out the audiobook collection as well - great for family road trips.


IPL2 Story Hour has 10 illustrated stories to enjoy.  Click on the icon, then select a story. 

Kids Nursery Rhymes and Riddles. Read some and sing along with others


APRIL 23 - 27th

Romani Orthodontics is proud to sponsor the “READING ROCKS” program at Captain Isaac Paine Elementary School!  



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Paine School Library Schedule

Mon: 4 Thompson, 5 DePetrillo, K Orefice, 

Tues: 3 Catullo, 5 Devereaux

Wed: 4 Cavalloro, 2 Cosgrove, 1 Kelly

Thurs: 4 Papa, 2 Ford, 1 Salvadore, K O'Hare

Fri: 3 Krikstone, 5 Mazur

Makerspace time: Mon, Tues, and Fri

Library Catalogs


Use OCEAN STATE LIBRARIES to search for materials in all RI public libraries. 


Visit the Foster Public Libraries here.


Exploring Nature

All kinds of information about nature and animals

Lots of Classroom activities & teacher resources

Celebrate with Books

What a wonderful way to add books to our Paine Library and also leave a legacy in your own name through the

Celebrate With Books Program

Download the form below

Word Art Fun

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