Exam Proctoring

Please Note: The Library is currently closed to the public and no exams will be scheduled. 

The fee to write an exam at the Library is $40.

Computer used for online exams.
Dr. Whoot “tests” our exam computer!

To write your exam at the Library:

  • Before booking your exam at the Library, contact your college/university for guidance regarding timelines. (There is no guarantee a request to reschedule will be honoured if you fail to take this step.)
  • Reserve a spot by sending an email to tech@petawawapubliclibrary.ca
  • Start times: Monday to Friday, 10:30 am or 1:30 pm only
  • $40 per exam payable on arrival (Cash only)
  • Photo ID required on arrival
  • Online and hand-written exams accommodated
    • Software available for online exams: Chrome, Firefox, IE, Microsoft Office 2010
  • Copying, faxing, printing and mailing fees are extra
  • No cell phone permitted.

Please keep the following in mind:

  • Exams will be administered according to the instructions provided by the school. If, for any reason, you require special accommodation, please clear it with your university/college first and ask them to notify us in advance.
  • You may provide the library phone number to anyone who may need to contact you in case of an emergency. (613-687-2227 ext. 0)
  • Some online exams require you to fill in your Student Number and Password. Please make sure you have access to this information.
  • Please make sure you are prepared to write your exam on the date you have reserved. Except in the case of an emergency, there is no guarantee a request to reschedule will be accommodated.
  • An ATM is located in the Civic Centre attached to the Library.

Please remember, the Library is a public space as well as a place of business. You will be writing in a staff work area and though signs are posted and efforts are made by staff members to limit distractions, there is no guarantee that the environment will be completely free of noise.