Series consists of correspondence, Board meeting minutes, and pamphlets which relate to the administration, selection process, and publications of Carleton Library. This material was created and accumulated by Dr. Farr while a member of the Editorial Board.
The Carleton Library, also known as Carleton University Press, is a venture launched by the Institute of Canadian Studies in 1963; the first publication project of its kind in Canada. The purpose of the Library is to publish and make available inexpensive paperback editions of important works in the fields of Canadian history, politics, economics, anthropology, sociology, geography and journalism. As a member of the Editorial Board, Dr. Farr aided in the selection of publications for Carleton Library.