[WARNING] DO NOT REPLY to Email which uses Waseda University Library name

Click here for the Japanese version.

You may have received a suspicious email as follows which uses Waseda University Library name. Please DO NOT REPLY OR CLICK ON THE LINK but throw it away immediately.
If you click on the link, DO NOT ENTER YOUR ID OR PASSWORD.

The official pages are as follows. Please be careful for suspicious websites using other URLs.

  • https://www.waseda.jp/library/en/ *Eng
  • https://www.waseda.jp/library/ *Jpn

If you have logged-in to the suspected website by mistake, please change your Waseda ID and password immediately. Please note that Waseda Portal Office or IT helpdesk will help your operation.

Example of the suspicious email

From: Waseda University Library
Dear Student "XXXXXXX",

According to our records, the password which you use to access Waseda University Library system is about to expire.
Due to security precautions established to protect Waseda University Library system,
library users are required to renew their library access on a regular basis. To renew your access, please use the following One-time link


After your successful authentication, your access will be restored automatically and you will be redirected to the library homepage.
If you are unable to log in, please contact the Library Service Desk for immediate assistance. We apologize for any inconveniences this may have caused.


Waseda University Library
1 Chome-6-1 Nishiwaseda, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169-8050
+81 X-XXXX-XXXX | xxxxxwaseda.jp

*This email and any attachment may contain information that is confidential, privileged or exempt from disclosure under applicable law.
It is intended for the sole use of the legitimate addressee only. Thank you.*


How to change your Waseda ID and Password

Please refer to the following websites:


If you need any help regarding this phishing email or you notice other suspicious emails, please contact us by inquiry form on MyWaseda.
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