The library offers free Notary services.
Call (847)223-5313 to confirm the availability of notary staff. We now have 6 notaries public, most part-time. Please call ahead to ensure that a notary is available to assist you.
In preparation to have a document notarized at the library:
- Bring current, valid identification issued by a state or federal agency that includes your photo and your signature. Examples of such ID include a current driver’s license, state ID card, U.S. Military ID, or U.S. Passport.
- Do not sign the document beforehand. You must sign the documents in front of the Notary. All people signing the document(s) must be present.
- We cannot notarize real estate documents pertaining to Cook County.
- We are unable to notarize government Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification