Educational Resources

This collection of guides, tips, and videos are helpful for both new and seasoned notaries. Explore and download the Notary Public Manual, get guidance on notarizing in unique circumstances, or hone in on your notary skills and knowledge.

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Governing Laws

RI notaries are governed both by statute and by Standards of Conduct.

Common Notarial Errors and Consequences

Learn how to avoid committing notarial errors and what may happen if you don’t.