In Creating a Learning Commons, the authors have skillfully distilled their own experience with developing a learning commons at California State University--Northridge into a well-researched and up-to-date guide to the growth and development of these innovative spaces. . . . With its mix of solid research, real-world examples, and practical ideas, Creating a Learning Commons: A Practical Guide for Librarians is an excellent contribution to the literature. It is a must-read for librarians and information professionals considering a new commons space for their institutions or for those seeking to update existing space.