Can this item be requested? 

In order to place a request on an item, it must be both Lendable and Available.  This information can be found in the full view of any item record.  

Lendability is determined by the "ILL Lender?" column.  If that column is blank, that library does not lend that item through ComCat.  If the column says "ILL Lender," the library does lend that item through ComCat.  

Availability is determined by the "status" column.  If that column says "Not Available," it means the item is checked out or not available for lending at this time; it may be available for lending in the future.  If the column says "Available," it is on their shelf and ready for use.  

In order for a request to be successful, the item must be both Lendable and Available.