Network Bulletin No. 99-46

Date: September 24, 1999

Subject: Readership and circulation

Index term: Annual reports due

Enclosed are reader and circulation report forms for the
period October 1, 1998- September 30, 1999.  These reports
are due by October 15, 1999.  Please send them to the
Reference Section.  Subregional libraries should first send
their reports to their regional libraries.

Libraries also have the option of submitting reader and
circulation reports generated by their automated systems in
lieu of NLS report forms.

Libraries with NLSNET may use the Internet to transmit these
reports. Libraries having questions about the creation or
transmittal of the reports should contact the NLSNET hotline
at 1-888-265-7638.  Libraries that submit their reports via
the Internet or fax do not have to also send them in the

Please review Section 9.2.1 (rev. 02/93) of the Network
Library Manual for procedures on reporting these statistics.


For further information contact:  Barbara Peterman
                                  Management Analyst
                                  Reference Section