The Elmwood Park Public Library can assist you if you need an exam or a test proctored offsite. Please read our policy carefully for it has changed.

  • You must be a resident of Elmwood Park in order to have an exam proctored at the library and you must have an Elmwood Park Library card in good standing.
  • You must contact the proctoring coordinator at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. a minimum of 5 days before you wish to take your exam and before you have any exam-related materials sent.
  • You are responsible for any copy, printing or postage costs. The library will not assume any responsibilities around mailing proctored exams.
  • When contacting the proctoring coordinator, please provide:
    • full name
    • library card number
    • contact information (email address and/or phone number)
    • a description of the proctoring services you need
  • We can proctor paper or online exams.
  • When the exam arrives, we will contact you to let you know it is here. At that time we will arrange a date and time for you to take the exam.
  • You must present a photo ID at the time you take your exam.
  • You must provide your own materials such as scratch paper, pens, pencils, and calculators (if allowed).
  • The staff member will read and follow all exam instructions.
  • Staff members will not grade examinations. You will have to make special arrangements with your school if they normally ask proctors to grade exams.
  • The staff member who proctors your exam will sign off on the exam.

If your institution needs to mail us any physical copies of your exam or any other necessary information, please use the following address:

Elmwood Park Public Library
Attn: Adult Services Department
1 W. Conti Parkway
Elmwood Park, IL  60707