Answered By: Digital Library Services Team
Last Updated: Jan 25, 2018     Views: 1565

Register for an account using the link on the Manchester Metropolitan University Library website. 

Here's how to do it:

Go the Library website 

Select the Databases A-Z link (see screenshot below) go to the W-X section and then select WGSN Fashion from the list of databases.

database a-z screenshot

Use your University ID and password to log in at the Manchester Metropolitan eResource login screen (screenshot below).

MMU eresource login screen

On WGSN Fashion website select Login

 WGSN login button screenshot

Select Create a New Account

Link to create account screenshot on WGSN website


On the next page, enter your name and email.

Create a new account screenshot from WGSN website. WGSN wil then send you a conformation email. Open this email and create a password. Accept the terms and conditions and access WGSN. 

Use this personal WGSN account to log in to WGSN on and off campus at


Your account will expire after 90 days of not being used.

If your account expires, you will need to reactivate your WGSN account. Do this on campus using the Login&Reactivate Account link at Or go to the WGSN link on the Database A-Z list on the Library website, log in with your University username and password and use the Login&Reactivate link.

If you have problems reactivating your account:

  1. Try resetting your password using a Manchester Metropolitan networked computer. WGSN should spot that you are on campus and validate you as a Manchester Met educational user.
  2. Use the link on campus if the link on this page fails.
  3. Clear your cookies and cache