A notary public is an individual commissioned by the Secretary of State to perform notarial acts. Notarial acts performed under the law of North Dakota include:
Taking an acknowledgement;
Administering an oath or affirmation;
Taking a verification on oath or affirmation;
Witnessing or attesting a signature;
Certifying or attesting a copy; and
Noting a protest of a negotiable instrument.
The West Fargo Public Library has a notary public on staff. Please call the library at 701-551-8940 to see if the notary is available or to schedule an appointment. A photo ID with signature is required to have any document notarized.