Published: May 11, 2018

The University Libraries would like to warn you about a recent phishing scam reported to us by a recipient.

Be wary of any email from "library at colorado dot edu." This email address is not associated with the University Libraries or anyone at the University of Colorado Boulder.

This email contains links that are attempting to steal your username and password. If you hover over a link without clicking on it, you can see the URL it leads to. Both of the hyperlinks in this email lead to a fake site with a URL similar to ours, but it contains a dash instead of a period before “edu.” The correct URL for My Chinook is

If you have already clicked these links, please contact the Office of Information Technology (OIT), and change your username and password, if possible.

An image of the phishing email.