Answered By: Digital Library Services Team
Last Updated: Jan 11, 2018     Views: 491

Your WGSN 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 


Go to the WGSN link on the Database A-Z list on the Library website, log in with your University username and password and then 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