Why can't I request certain items in the Library Catalog (V-Cat)?
FAQ: Why can't I request certain items in the Library Catalog (V-Cat)?
Most often, this happens when trying to request a "new" or "high demand" item that isn't owned by your local library (e.g. if you live in Marathon County, the item isn't owned by any MCPL location). Your best options are to either find and request a different version of the item that is owned by your library, or if this is isn't possible, submit a purchase suggestion. Other reasons your request may be denied: (1) You may have already requested the item (check your account); (2) the only available item is damaged, lost, or otherwise unavailable (check "status" in the item's record); (3) you have 75 other items already on hold or request (the account maximum).