Services

WRL offers an array of business services to the public for free or at a low cost. Click the bullet points below or scroll down to read more.

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NOTARY SERVICE

Several Library staff members are certified as notaries and can assist you with most of your official document needs. Walk-ins are welcome. Call ahead (757.741.3300, options 2) or make an appointment online to guarantee a notary is available.

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TEST PROCTORING

WRL offers test proctoring, which is testing overseen by an authorized, neutral proctor who ensures the identity of the test taker and the integrity of the test-taking environment. Please call ahead (757.741.3300 option 2) or make an appointment online. Test Proctoring is only available at the James City County Library.

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CHECK OUT LAPTOPS
& WI-FI HOTSPOTS

While you’re visiting a WRL building, come by the circulation desk to borrow a laptop for use anywhere inside the building. You can also borrow a Wi-Fi hotspot to take home for up to 7 days from the circulation desk.

Laptops and Wi-Fi checkout

NOTARY SERVICE

Several Library staff members are certified as notaries and can assist you with most of your official document needs. Walk-ins are welcome, but dependent on staff availability. Call ahead (757.741.3300, options 2) or make an appointment online to guarantee a notary is available.

Make an appointment

TEST PROCTORING

WRL offers test proctoring, which is testing overseen by an authorized, neutral proctor who ensures the identity of the test taker and the integrity of the test-taking environment. Please call ahead (757.741.3300 option 2) or make an appointment online. Test Proctoring is only available at the James City County Library.

Make an appointment

CHECK OUT LAPTOPS
& WI-FI HOTSPOTS

While you’re visiting a WRL building, come by the circulation desk to borrow a laptop for use anywhere inside the building. You can also borrow a Wi-Fi hotspot to take home for up to 7 days from the circulation desk.

OTHER SERVICES

WRL provides access to a laser cutter, 3D printers, sewing machines, and Cricut machines in its Makerspace; the Digital Memory Lab is a mobile tech station that provides a self-service way to transfer pictures, slides, and video to digital. Get details at wrl.org/create or book a session today at wrl.org/adults/book-a-librarian/

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