In case you missed it, recently the Institute of Library and Museum Services released a report, drafted by OCLC Research, on an IMLS Focus convening held in April. The purpose of the meeting was to help inform the agency's "National Digital Platform”
Trevor Owens and Emily Reynolds of IMLS describe the meeting and outline the report here:
The report itself is available online:
And — for just one DLF practitioner/professional development angle from the meeting — see my prepared remarks for a panel on “Cultivating Digital Library Professionals:"
Director of the Digital Library Federation at CLIR
& Research Associate Professor of Digital Humanities at UVa