Arbitron sets up war room


Arbitron Inc. has set up a section of its Web site to help answer radio
station questions about how the ongoing, irregular, coverage of the war in Iraq
will affect ratings record-keeping.

"What You Need to Know About Diary Keeping, Diary
Crediting and the SIP During Crisis and War" is at

It includes information on how to record listening
crediting policies, 1991 Gulf War ratings and a link to a study on "Radio's Role
During a National Crisis."