During the Covid-19 outbreak, you may sign a civil court document electronically with “/s/” and your name, followed by your address, telephone number, and email address. You may ignore directions in court forms requiring you to “handwrite” your signature and instead sign electronically as described here.
Instructions for Electronically Signing Court Forms
Iowa Interactive Court Forms
The Iowa Judicial Branch offers a free, easy-to-use program for preparing certain forms for fee waivers, small claims, and divorce with no minor or dependent adult children cases: Iowa Interactive Court Forms