To recognize Statistics Canada divisions who provide exemplary access to their data products, documentation and expertise, the DLI periodically bestows the Exemplary Access Award to a deserving division.
Recipients have included:
Industry Accounts Division (2011) – In recognition for their continued support of the Data Liberation Initiative. In addition to providing input/output tables over the years, divisional staff have been diligent in providing training at the Data Liberation Initiative Regional Training as well as support to all members.
Health Statistics Division (2009) - In recognition of their dedication to supporting research in Canada, the usefulness and quality of their data products and excellence in client service and user training.
Special Surveys Division (2008) - In recognition of their continued support of the DLI, their dedication to preservation of historical data and leadership in the Data Documentation Initiative project.
Census Operations Division (2006) - In recognition of their support of research performed at Canadian postsecondary institutions by providing online access to the 2001 Census product line.