Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Capt. Isaac Paine Elementary School Library: Home

Library Expectations

Rhode Island Children Book Award Nominees (RICBA)

Library Classes



Pre-K AM







Pre-K PM








Circulation Policies

Kindergarten Circulates 1 book every week beginning in November
1st Grade Circulates up to 2 books every week
2nd Grade Circulates up to 2 books every week 
3rd Grade Circulates up to 2 books every week
4th Grade Circulates up to 3 books every week
5th Grade Circulates up to 3 books every week

If students require more than 2 renewals to complete a book, and there are no requests for the book, or if it is for a project,  they may continue to renew with permission. 

There are no overdue fines. 

Lost or damaged items must be paid for at the cost of replacement.

Service Policy

Service Policy

  • The Captain Isaac Paine Elementary School (IPS) library is open to all Foster students and staff.

  • Captain Isaac Paine Elementary School (IPS) students, school district staff members, and parents can check out all items that are part of our regular circulation.

  • There are no overdue fines.

  • Lost or significantly damaged materials must be paid for at the cost of replacement.

CIP Book Catalog using Destiny Discover

Destiny Discover Home Page Link - Click Image Above

Destiny Discover Search Link - Click Image Above


*Login to put Holds on books, Save Favorites, Read eBooks:

For students username is: panther# and password: ips

For teachers username is: ips# and password is: ips


Overdrive Sora App EBooks:

Book Suggestions for the Library

Use this Padlet to share what NEW books you would like to see added to YOUR Library - check our library catalog first to see if we have it.  If not, please click the Pink + to add the title of a book you would like to see added to our collection:

Made with Padlet

Library Catalogs

Use OCEAN STATE LIBRARIES to search for materials in all RI public libraries.  Request materials using your Ocean State Libraries Public Library Card. 

You can access hundreds of e-books via the public library; you just need your library card number. 


Visit the Foster Public Libraries here.


Reading Week 2022 TP Treasure Video

CIP Library Media Specialist

Profile Photo
Susan Scanlon
Social: Twitter Page

Capt. Isaac Paine School Web Page

Calm Meditations