Mass Observation Online

Changes to Library services during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Temporarily unavailable, we are working to resolve.


An ongoing project to digitize the resources of Mass Observation, a group formed in 1937 to collect evidence of English daily life.

Includes primary sources such as records and files from the organization as well as surveys, topic collections, diaries, books, essays and photographs.

Date Coverage: 



Access Notes

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Carleton alumni
Content last reviewed: March 24, 2020