Additional Services » Notary Public Services
A notary is available most daytime hours during the week. There is no charge to use this service, but please call the library to make sure the notary will be available to review and notarize your document.
When notarizing, the document will be skimmed for blanks. If the blanks are intended to be left unfilled, the signer needs to line through each space or write 'not applicable'. Also, all signatures must be original and made in black ink.
The notarization of a document WILL:
- detect and deter fraud when the proper steps of notarization are followed.
However, a notarization DOES NOT:
- prove the truthfulness of statements contained in the
- legalize or validate the document or
- by itself protect a person's rights to his/her artistic creations or inventions.